By Leah McDonald / July 27th, 2022
Classic arcade shoot-’em-up Raiden IV is getting a facelift with its upcoming MIKADO remix, featuring new music, battle modes, vertical screen play, and more. The game will land on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC in early 2023. This follows an earlier release on the Nintendo Switch last year.
Take control of the Fighting Thunder ME-02 and the Raiden MK-II in the fight to protect the world against the Crystals. Rock out to live performances and new arrangements by artists including the Go Sato Band, O.T.K., Keishi Yonao, Soshi Hosoi, Daisuke Matsumoto, Heavy Metal Raiden, Hirokazu Koshio (Cosio), and Fantom Iris. The game will feature one to two-player couch co-op.
- Play Your Way: Modes such as Dual Play and Double Play take your adventure to the next level!
- Modern Music: Includes remixed BGM from the original classic, including live performances and new arrangements!
- Old-school Vibes: Vertical screen play allows players to recreate the original arcade experience!
- A Suite of New Content: New levels, bullet-patterns, and modes, including Arcade, Overkill, Additional, Score Attack, and Boss Rush!
The Raiden IV x MIKADO remix Special Edition will include the game and a physical soundtrack for $59.99 USD. The Deluxe Edition will include the game, a digital soundtrack, and a poster. The Standard and Digital Editions are game only. The game is currently available on the Nintendo Switch for $29.99.
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