Blaster Master Zero II is coming to PC via Steam on November 29 for $9.99 alongside the release of Copen from Gunvolt Chronicles: Luminous Avenger iX as a downloadable content character for $1.99, developer Inti Creates announced.
The sequel to the 2017-released side-scrolling / top-down hybrid action game first launched for Switch on March 20. The Copen downloadable content will be available for both the Switch and PC versions.
Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
Mutant-blasting action is back! Join Jason, Eve, and Fred on an intergalactic journey!
The side-scrolling / top-down hybrid action adventure title Blaster Master Zero returns with its long-awaited sequel! Experience the yet-untold story of Jason and Eve after defeating Earth’s mutant scourge in Blaster Master Zero as they venture into the depths of space in their new battle tank, Gaia-Sophia!
After eradicating the Mutant Core in the subterranean depths of planet Earth, Jason’s partner Eve was infected by mutant parasites that have begun to slowly corrupt her body. They now leave Earth behind and venture to Eve’s home planet Sophia abroad G-Sophia in hopes of finding a cure.
- G-Sophia and the Gaia System – When G-Sophia falls from great heights or takes damage, the Gaia System converts the impact energy to SP for G-Sophia’s weapons and functions. Strategically traverse many different planets’ terrain to generate SP and maximize the full potential of your battle tank G-Sophia!
- Jason’s newest ability: Blast Counter – The Blast Counter is a powerful counter-attack Jason can unleash on enemies the moment they attack. Use the opening created by the Counter to unload your main and sub weapons on the defenseless enemy and clear top-down stages with speed and finesse!
- Meet new pilots with their own support droids and Metal Attacker battle tanks – Jason and Eve meet up with a variety of fellow Metal Attacker pilots and support droids as they journey through outer space. Will their encounters create new friends and strong bonds, or they make new enemies and face even more strife…?
Watch a trailer for the Copen downloadable content below.