The Metroidvania Review will be keeping its ear to the floor for any Metroidvania related news, and on a weekly basis we gather it up and share it with you. This will primarily be links to other sites, and you may have already heard the news throughout the week, but in case you missed something we hope to provide a good summary for what’s out there.
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Kunai gets a Release Date
Kunai, a Metroidvania taking place in world of sentient robots, has announced its release date: February 6th, 2020. Check out their social media links below!
Zoria And The Cursed Land Currently in Development
This past week, developer AllFenom posted info on their upcoming game Zoria and the Cursed Land. It stars an unlikely Half-Orc protagonist and includes gameplay inspired by Igavania-style Titles and Momodora Reverie Under the Moonlight. For more info, check out the developer’s links below.
Download the Demo Here
New Steam Pages
CHIP: Rescuer of Kittens
Between this, Gato Roboto, and Catmaze I may need to add a “Cat” feature to my features list. There isn’t much description on the Store Page yet, but it sounds like it’s going to be just what it says on the tin. You’re a spaceman, and your goal in life is to save defenseless kittens.
Joining the “Roguevania” category of games, Jumplord is focused more on the platforming aspect of the genre. Given that basically everything Roguevania up until now has been combat oriented, this could give Jumplord an edge in finding a unique niche.
SITE NEWS: Other Resources Page
If you haven’t already noticed, yesterday we added an Other Resources Page to the site. This will contain links to other useful websites regarding Metroidvania Games. If you have something you’d like to see added to this page, or if you own a site that also covers Metroidvania content, please contact us and we’ll look into having it added.
Stay Tuned for More
Be sure to check back every Wednesday for more news around the web.