Windjammers 2: Demo to be released, Steve Miller’s comeback, and Arcade mode in preparation.
Windjammers, the popular title first released on Neo Geo in 1994, made its big comeback in 2017 and 2018 on PlayStation 4, PS Vita, and Nintendo Switch with an HD version, which had the right to its small success.
In 2021, therefore, the 25-year-old license intends to offer us a sequel edited and developed by Dotemu, the studio behind the excellent Streets of Rage 4. And to celebrate this great moment, Windjammers 2 unveils the arrival of a demo, Steve Miller’s comeback, and the launch of an Arcade Mode.
With Windjammers 2, Steve Miller, the particularly dynamic British player, will make his comeback! He will be able to hurt his competitor’s thanks to his balanced performances: the latter is an agile, fast, and very powerful thrower who knows how to string together counters and make particularly dangerous curved throws.
Be careful, however, since Steve Miller has an Achilles heel: the range of his blows is among the weakest in the game’s roster.
Featured in the trailer above, Windjammers 2 will also offer an Arcade Mode, which, like fighting games, will allow you to face different competitors managed by artificial intelligence and discover the background of the games.
Different characters. Players who perform well will walk away with credits that allow you to recover in the event of a defeat in a Tournament.
“Arcade Mode is the ideal starting point for beginners who want to learn about competitive Frisbee’s joys and adds depth to the universe by giving each character a dedicated ending that celebrates their progression in the league and the domination of its rivals.”
Dotemu announces at the same time that the studio to implement a rollback network code to Windjammers 2 to guarantee the best possible online experience. But this is not all!
Indeed, to conclude these various announcements in style, we learn that Windjammers 2 is already playable thanks to the launch of a demo published as part of the Steam Game Festival. The latter is available until February 9, so if you want to give it a try, don’t delay. Stay tuned for the next update.