Retro 2D Platformer Exp Parasite Launches on September 17th
Get ready to fill your retro pixel-art game fix with Exp Parasite from Greyhead Studio, as the 2D arcade title will release on Steam (PC), Xbox One, and PS4 on September 17 for $7.99 USD. Starting today players can preorder Exp Parasite on Xbox One and PS4.
Exp Parasite is a retro, hardcore 2D arcade game that features unique gameplayer where every minute of gameplay is unique. Take control of an experimental parasite that infects different mechanical objects, overcomes countless obstacles, and fights powerful bosses to achieve goals set by an unknown puppeteer.
“Exp Parasite is a game that old-school arcade players, as well as the newer generation of gamers, will love, ” says Viktoriya Medvedeva of Greyhead Studio. “It has the retro look and gameplay of classic platformers, but with a twist. Each minute the gameplay changes, making you stay on your toes because you never know what obstacle or enemy will appear next.”
Key Features Include
- Each Minute of the Gameplay is Unique – Exp Parasite was developed with an emphasis on diversity. Every minute the gameplay changes thanks to varied gameplay filled with countless obstacles, enemies, interactive elements, leveling, bonus items, changing environments and more.
- Superpowers – Gain and improve powerful abilities such as Slowdown time (time in the game slows down for a short period of time) and Invulnerability (gain full immunity to any type of damage for a short period of time).
- Rewards – Earn rewards at the end of each level in the form of a limited number of power-ups (hyper cores). The maximum for each level is 4. If you’re unable to collect all four cores the first time, you can replay the level and pick up the remaining cores. These rewards can be used in the store to purchase additional lives and certain abilities.
- Unique Levels with Unique Bosses – Play a diverse range of levels each with their own boss that challenges you with their unique capabilities, techniques, strategies, and attacks. In order to advance to the next level, the player must defeat the boss in a variety of fight scenarios.