A gameplay trailer for Matterfall has been released during the Sony E3 press conference pre-show. Check it out above.
Sony’s E3 show starts in less than an hour but it looks like one of its possible announcements during the show has come out early as Matterfall, a game that was originally unveiled two years ago, was spotted on the PS store as available for pre-order with a release date set on August 15, 2017.
Here’s an overview of the game, via the PSN store:
Blast through explosive waves of contemporary arcade action in this rapid-fire twin stick shooter.
As a hero-for-hire, survive high-intensity side-scrolling war zones in vertical cities overrun by mysterious “smart matter”.
Weaponize alien tech to destroy enemies infected by deadly Red Matter – and control Blue Matter to manipulate the world and forge the path forward.
- Combat enemies with a variety of powerful, high-end weapons.
Perfect your performance in levels to rack up a higher score than your friends.
- Witness awe-inspiring visuals as Matter flows, glows, and explodes around you.
- Created by arcade experts Housemarque – makers of RESOGUN and Alienation.
As previously mentioned, Matterfall will be available through the PS Store on August 25, 2017 for the PlayStation 4. Those who pre-order the game will receive PSN avatars, a Matterfall PS4 Theme, and the game’s soundtrack when it launches.
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