Shockman

Shockman

2007

System
TurboGrafx-16
Publisher
Hudson
Developer
Winds Co.

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Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 6/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Action
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 30th Apr 2007, 600 points (USA)
  • 4th May 2007, 600 points (UK/EU)
  • 17th Apr 2007, 600 points (JPN)
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (6)

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Reviews

  • 0

    Virtual Console / TurboGrafx-16

    Review Shockman

    It's been two years since Arnold and Sonya were made into Shockmen.

    Shockman is actually the second game in the Japanese ‘Schbibinman’ series. The first title never saw the light of day outside of Japan sadly, it was basically a fun platform action game along the same lines as Mega Man. It’s sequel Schbibinman 2 was released in North America as Shockman, and although graphically it is a big..

About The Game

It's been two years since Arnold and Sonya were made into Shockmen. A message from the professor to return to their bodies has them head to his laboratory, but they are ambushed by a mysterious enemy along the way. After narrowly defeating the enemy, they catch a TV news flash announcing the Ryo Empire invasion. They find that the professor has been abducted and set out to rescue him.

Shockman is a side-view action shooter that has eight stages, including Action Stages, where you jump and use special techniques, and side-scrolling Shooting Stages. This game expands on the well-paced story from the previous version and contains cooperative elements like shared life and a powerful Team Shockbeam that can be used during two-player simultaneous play.