Enraged Red Ogre: A New Action Platformer for Nintendo Switch
Enraged Red Ogre has just arrived on the Nintendo Switch, offering fans a thrilling new action platformer experience. With 17 minutes of gameplay footage now available, players can get a sneak peek at the exciting challenges that await them in this pixel-art style adventure.
A Tale of Yokai and Adventure
In a distant land, the yokai, supernatural creatures from Japanese folklore, have suddenly become uncontrollable, posing a threat to a small human village. But fear not, for Akaoni, a short-tempered red ogre residing in the village, has taken it upon himself to go on a rampage and defeat the yokai menace!
As players take control of Akaoni, they will embark on a thrilling journey filled with running, jumping, and bashing enemies with a trusty kanabō. Along the way, Akaoni will encounter Blu, a small onibi, who joins him for selfish reasons but proves to be a valuable ally. Blu grants Akaoni the ability to absorb elemental essences from fallen enemies, enabling him to utilize the power of elements to overcome various challenges.
- Agile and Powerful: Play as Akaoni, a tiny but incredibly strong red ogre, and enjoy an agile play style with responsive controls.
- A Mystical 2D Adventure: Immerse yourself in a pixel-art style world inspired by ancient Japan, filled with action and platforming challenges.
- Non-Linear Progression: Discover mysterious relics at the end of each stage, unlocking new paths on the world map and allowing for a non-linear journey across 9 unique zones.
- Formidable Partnership: Team up with Blu, the onibi, to shoot down foes and harness the elemental powers of fallen enemies.
- Rampage and Exploration: Engage in optional combo challenges to chain enemy defeats or explore at your own pace, uncovering secret treasures that enhance Akaoni’s strength.
- Flexible Gameplay: Whether you prefer quick pick-up-and-play sessions or extended playthroughs, Enraged Red Ogre caters to your gaming preferences.
- Meet the Yokai: Encounter a variety of strange creatures from Japanese folklore known as yokai. They can be menacing, humorous, or even friendly, adding depth and intrigue to your adventure.
- An Untold Story: Discover a captivating narrative set after the classic Japanese tale ‘The Red Ogre Who Cried’ as you embark on a quest to find Akaoni’s lost friend, Aooni.
Enraged Red Ogre is now available on the Nintendo Switch eShop, providing players with an immersive gaming experience that combines action, platforming, and a touch of Japanese folklore. The game offers both English and Spanish language options, ensuring accessibility for a wide range of players.
Check out the gameplay footage below to witness the thrilling action and captivating pixel-art visuals of Enraged Red Ogre:
Get ready to unleash your inner ogre and take on the yokai menace in Enraged Red Ogre, the latest addition to the Nintendo Switch gaming library!