Publishers 612 Games and Golem Entertainment have announced that Galak-Z: The Void: Deluxe Edition, the multi-award-winning anime-inspired open-world action game, is coming to Nintendo Switch this spring. The expected release date is currently March 26, 2019.

80s style mecha anime

Galak-Z: The Void: Deluxe Edition is an AI- and physics-controlled action game with an open world character, but should feel like a classic 16-bit space shooter. The title was developed by the indie studio 17-BIT.

The player slips into the role of the renegade pilot A-Tak, who has to protect the earth from an evil alien empire - led by the baron.

"Get ready for a new bar when it comes to 2D aerial combat in space.”

Official press release (excerpt)

With endless gameplay, online leaderboards and daily challenges, players around the world can compete against each other. Galak-Z: The Void: Deluxe Edition allows players to climb into an anime-inspired spaceship and fly through procedurally generated worlds in order to defeat clever opponents with skill and cunning, according to the announcement.

Players must outmaneuver opponents, be better armed, and outwit opponents with strategic gameplay. In order to do this, they must master the controls of their spaceship, eliminate opponents, among other things, fire rocket salvos to send their opponents "mech-style" into the explosive abyss.

The features of Galak Z - The Void at a glance:

  • The original version of GALAK-Z - previously released on PS4, Xbox and PC
  • Endless gameplay with online leaderboards and a daily challenge
  • ARCADE mode with checkpoints per mission
  • Procedurally compound levels
  • Physics-based combat simulator!
  • Advanced enemy AI for exciting dogfights
  • Scripted missions and 'roguelite' structure
  • Resource-based, advanced weapon system
  • Inspired by 70s / 80s anime and arcade shooters

Previously released on PS4, Xbox One and Steam PC with a lot of critical acclaim, Galak-Z: The Void: Deluxe Edition, a shoot 'em up that is based on the 80s with its mecha-anime aesthetic and will soon be available for Nintendo Switch fans worldwide will be available.

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