The full Spectrum
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Splatting, catching and slashing
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Physical edition also planned
JanduSoft Games has announced Astronite, a Metroidvania with heavy Gato Roboto vibes, coming to Switch this October. No firm release date has been set at the time of writing, however we do have confirmation that a physical edition of the game will also be launched alongside the digital version. The game will be a...
Take control of the brave explorer Astronite in this 1bit metroidvania and explore a huge map with different zones full of hidden secrets.
Fight many different enemies, explore platforming areas and defeat big bosses that will stand in your way. Your goal is clear: eliminate the invasive species from your home planet.
- A great map full of secrets.
- Crowd of enemies and big bosses.
- Echo Doors: challenges only available to the most intrepid.
- Improve your skills with power-ups hidden on the map.
- Original soundtrack created by zeeWave Sound.