Whilst we still have to wait until next year for Daemon X Machina to come to Switch, we will be able to get our Mech vs Mech fix Assault Gunners HD Edition is coming to Nintendo Switch this week. The game was originally a PS Vita exclusive in Japan back in 2012. The HD remaster was released on PS4 and Windows PC and now it will be going portable again, this time on Nintendo Switch.
Check out the Press Release below for more details.
MECH BATTLE GAME ‘ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION’ GOES PORTABLE ON NINTENDO SWITCH™ THIS WEEK
Previously released on PlayStation®4 and Windows PC, this High Definition remaster goes portable on Nintendo Switch™
Tunbridge Wells, Kent — 3rd July, 2018 — Marvelous Europe today announced that the mech based third-person-shooter ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION will be released worldwide on 5th July, 2018 for Nintendo Switch™ as a digital download from the Nintendo Switch eShop with a 10% Launch Week Discount.
Previously released on PlayStation®4 and Windows PC, the Nintendo Switch™ edition of ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION retains all of the intense mech combat action and high levels of customisation that fans have come to enjoy from the franchise. This Nintendo Switch™ release of ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION will also introduce three ways to play, with mech fans able to play the game on there TV in docked mode or on the go, in Table-Top and Handheld Modes.
ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION will launch 5th July on Nintendo Switch™ via the Nintendo Switch eShop with three purchase options available.
▪ ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION (Standalone Game) – £7.99, €9.99 or $9.99*
▪ ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION EXTRA PACK (DLC) – £3.99, €4.99 or $4.99*
▪ ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION COMPLETE SET (Standalone Game + DLC) – £9.99, €11.99 or $11.99*
Time passes and the World Federation has set up military colonies on Deimos and Phobos, and the dwarf-planet Ceres is being moved to Mars’ orbit to help create an ocean for the planet. One day, communication is suddenly lost with the surface of Mars, a peace keeping force called DAT whom are currently training on Deimos are sent to investigate…*Prices may vary depending on region
Additionally for the first week of release, mech fans will be able to receive a 10% discount on both ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION and ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION COMPLETE SET.
About ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION:
It’s the Year 208X, Mars is in the process of terraformation with an expected timeline of 300 years till completion. Back on Earth a great war erupts and millions of migrants look to Mars to flee their home. The Planet Remodelling Project is accelerated with the aid of ANTS, a completely robotic automated system. Migrants build large dome-shaped colonies in regions with now stable climates and rush to construct cities within them to sustain the flow of refugees.
Time passes and the World Federation has set up military colonies on Deimos and Phobos, and the dwarf-planet Ceres is being moved to Mars’ orbit to help create an ocean for the planet. One day, communication is suddenly lost with the surface of Mars, a peace keeping force called DAT whom are currently training on Deimos are sent to investigate…
Originally released exclusively for Japan for the PlayStation®Vita in 2012, ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION puts you in control of the Peace Keeping Force known as DAT and along with your three allied Battle Mechs, you must attempt to save Earth’s Migrants and the Mars Colonies as a whole from the threat of the ANTS uprising. Who could be behind this threat against Mars, the new planned perfect utopia for humanity?
With 35 full-length battle-heavy missions, a horde gameplay mode known as “Inferno Mode” covering 5 varied maps and over 100 mech-customisation possibilities for yourself and your allies, there’s plenty of replayability and content present in the standalone version of ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION.
Available on launch day the ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION EXTRA PACK will allow players to take their experience even further with:
▪ 15 campaign missions set after the initial campaign
▪ 3 additional Inferno Mode maps bringing the total to 8
▪ 15 extra weapons allowing for more diverse offensive options
▪ Over 30 additional mech-parts for even more customisation
▪ 4 fully voice acted Navigators by renowned Japanese VA
Alternatively those wishing to have the ‘definitive’ ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITIONexperience will be able to purchase ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION COMPLETE SET, a bundle which contains all of the aforementioned content in a single purchase.
Developed by Shade Inc. and published in Europe & North America by Marvelous Europe Limited, ASSAULT GUNNERS HD EDITION is planned to launch July 5th for the Nintendo Switch™ via the Nintendo Switch eShop. This title is rated PEGI 7, USK 12, ACB PG and ESRB E10+.
Source: Marvelous/ Decibel PR