Discover what is real with Flashback for Nintendo Switch!
Nintendo Switch Ι Genre: Action Adventure Milestone
With more than 2.2 million copies sold worldwide, Flashback is one of the most influential games released. Developed by the French company Delphine Software, this cinematic action adventure game has been originally released in 1992 for Amiga, and due to its huge success, it is appeared also on many other platforms such as Sega Megadrive, SNES, 3DO, and Dreamcast to name a few. Included in the Guinness World Records as the best-selling French game of all time; Flashback implemented one of the best animation techniques: rotoscoping.
Developed by the legendary animator Max Fleischer (Betty Boop, Popeye the Sailor) this animation technique delivers the smoothest animation and an impressive fluidity of the movements. Due to this, Flashback is very reminiscent of another gaming gem: the unforgettable Prince of Persia. This year marks the 25 Anniversary of this ultra beloved adventure. To celebrate it in the greatest way the original team led by Paul Cuisset has exploited the modern technologies to set a new standard in the cinematic adventure genre with Flashback for Nintendo Switch!
The year 2142; Conrad B. Hart is a young scientist and agent of the Galaxia Bureau of Investigation. During his investigations he discovered that the aliens are planning to destroy the Earth; to prevent it Conrad traveled to Titan – the colonized moon of Saturn – his objective is simple to unveil but hard to accomplish; the aliens’ deadly plans and return to his homeworld. But how can he do it if his memory has been completely erased? Simple! First of all, you must help him to recover it and then fight against mutants, replicants, corrupted cops, and many other important personalities to find a way back on Earth.
Loosely inspired by the Philip K. Dick’s short story “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale”; Flashback for Switch is a compelling sci-fi game in which the concepts of reality, false memory, and real memory has been melded with a fast-paced action gameplay; delivering a digital diamond that will be remembered for another quarter century!
Featuring realistic animations, hand-drawn artworks, and a completely remastered soundtrack, you’ll run, roll, jump, and shoot to save your filthy skin! Forget power-ups or any other unexpected help; in Flashback for Nintendo Switch you’ll carry the destiny of the world on your back. Armed with a simple laser gun, you’ll be forced to use your brain extensively to develop even more strategies to survive along Asia, America, Africa, and Europa; the four main areas of Titan, each one with their own ecosystems and dangers. Experiencing the adventure one screen at a time; you’ll have all the time you need to think about your next move. Thanks to its non-stop action and very challenging puzzles you’ll feel like you’ll be the protagonist of a movie in which every decision you’ll take will be impactful on the whole story.
The new “rewind” function will give you the opportunity to fix the mistakes of the past, and if you’re not a big fan of the original pixeled style you can always switch to a modern post-FX graphics.
Even if you’ve lost your memories, don’t lose your mind! In Flashback for Nintendo Switch, you must rediscover who you really are. Stop the sinister plans of the aliens, and do all is needed to get back your identity both digitally and physically!
If you love sci-fi movies such as Total Recall or Æon Flux don’t look further. Play this cinematic adventure game and give a huge boost to the resistance against the invaders!
© 2018 Play-Asia.com. OK to reproduce if copyright note stays intact.