HandyGames have announced that Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition will debut Co-op mode on the Nintendo Switch, when it releases on February 26th. The game will also be bringing some old gaming favourites along with the ride including; Lo Wang from Shadow Warrior, Shelly “Bombshell” Harrington from Bombshell and the king of alien whoopass himself, Duke Nukem.
The PC, PS4 and Xbox One version of the game will be getting a free update to include the new additions that the Switch version is getting from the get-go.
We have the official announcement below.
Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition Debuts Co-Op, New Characters on Nintendo Switch™ February 26
Free Update Arriving Simultaneously For PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PCAALBORG, Denmark / GIEBELSTADT, Germany February 12th 2019 —Rad Rodgers, an homage to classic ’90s-era platformers from developerSlipgate Studios and publishers 3D Realms and HandyGames, a THQ Nordiccompany, locks and loads on Nintendo Switch February 26 with all-new content including local co-op, versus mode, and the King himself, Duke Nukem. Every new addition will come to the PlayStation®4, Xbox One and PC via a free update.Fight alongside or against buddies in Radical Edition’s new local co-op and versus modes. Plop down with a buddy to team up to take down the baddies and save the videogame world. Need to get out some aggression? Lay on the smack down in Battle Mode to show them who’s boss.The Radical Edition adds ‘90s gaming icons Duke Nukem, Lo Wang fromShadow Warrior, Cosmo from Cosmo’s Cosmic Adventure and Shelly “Bombshell” Harrison from Bombshell and the upcoming Ion Maiden. Let Rad catch some Z’s and take one of these mondo classic characters for a spin. Oh, and, hail to the king baby, Jon St. John is back to reprise his role as Duke Nukem. Other totally tubular features include new levels, abilities, mini-games, a new overworld and tons of new secrets, collectables and unlockables.“We love Rad, and we thought he deserved some awesome new friends to play with,” said Frederik Schreiber, co-owner of 3D Realms. “With new levels, weapons, couch co-op and a versus mode, I think our fans may have a hard time putting this game down.”Rad Rodgers: Radical Edition is developed by Slipgate Studios and will be published by 3D Realms and HandyGames. Rad Rodgers: Radical Editionlaunches on Nintendo Switch™ February 26, with a free content update to PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, across the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X and PC at launch.
This post was written by Mike Scorpio