Indie studio Magique Productions has announced that it is working on Asteroid Challenge for the Wii U eShop, a tribute to classic arcade blasters like - you guessed it - Atari's Asteroids.

Boasting 1080p 60fps visuals, multiplayer modes and over 70 levels, the developer is aiming for a Q1 release this year.

Here's the full rundown of features:

+ 1080p 60fps HD game play
+ 3 retro graphics modes
+ Single player, single ship mode
+ Single player, linked ship mode
+ Two player, individual ship mode
+ Two player, linked ship mode
+ 70 levels consisting of 7 sectors of 10 levels each
+ Boss battles on the final level of each sector
+ Power-ups and Special Weapons

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