CASSIODORA (shoot ’em up) blasts its way to the princess (and Nintendo Switch) next month

Plug In Digital have announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: CASSIODORA, a shoot ’em up developed by Void Studios. It will be released next month in Europe and North America — on December 15th to be precise.

Here’s a trailer:

Cassiodora is a medieval fantasy shoot ’em up in which you (and another friend if you’re interested in local co-op!) journey thropugh the Kingdom of Astoria in order save Princess Cassiodora, who has been kidnapped by the evil sorcerer Kenzar. To do so, you will need to blast your way through a a veritable army of witches, ghosts and demons.

Here’s some some details and some screenshots:

Princess Cassiodora has been kidnapped by the evil sorcerer Kenzar. To save her the chosen knights Agni, Colden and Luken must face a vast army of witches, ghosts and demons across the Kingdom of Astoria. To accomplish this feat, the druid Faramix grants Agni, Colden and Luken magic wings and elemental powers to help them on their quest.

Play with your friends or solo and shoot your way through this colorful shoot ’em up. Earn new items, customize your character, challenge yourself and face huge bosses.

Key features
  • Story mode

Play solo or with up-to 2 of your friends on the same screen and explore 7 regions through 35 handcrafted levels each one with their own setting, challenges, special rewards and unique items.

  • Enjoyable for all

Choose between different levels of difficulty ranging from Easy to Hard or define your own experience. Want to be invincible or be revived when you die? That’s done !

  • Replayability

From the leader to the oldest and youngest knights enjoy 3 different characters, each with their own personality, abilities, moves and unique unlockable items.

  • Elemental powers

Enemies and environmental puzzles like gates or roots will only react to certain elemental skills. Switch between 3 elemental powers or ask your friends to help you!

  • Fully customizable characters

Unlock new skins for each character with over 50 cosmetics items to personalize your knight.

  • Awesome boss battles

Face epic, huge bosses that compel you to find unique ways to defeat them. Fly away and slay these bosses to continue your quest!

  • You can PET your elemental guardian!

Fly, shoot, slash, but do it with style!

Cassiodora (Switch – eShop) comes out on December 15th in Europe and North America.

Source: Plug In Digital PR (15/11/2022) / Plug In Digital (Steam)


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