April O’Neil will be a playable character in side-scrolling beat ’em up Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, publisher Dotemu and developer Tribute Games announced.
Here is an overview of the character, via Dotemu:
Sporting her iconic yellow jumpsuit and trusty reporting gear, April unleashes flurries of hits against the Foot Clan’s devious soldiers via new gameplay. Her agility and far-reaching slide kicks help her close in on targets quickly, and she once again proves the turtles can rely on her unwavering support, even through slices of pizza.
And here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
Heroes in a Half Shell
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge features groundbreaking gameplay rooted in timeless classic brawling mechanics, brought to you by the beat ’em up experts at Dotemu (Streets of Rage 4) and Tribute Games. Bash your way through gorgeous pixel art environments and slay tons of hellacious enemies with your favorite Turtle, each with his own skills and moves – making each run unique! Choose a fighter, use radical combos to defeat your opponents and experience intense combats loaded with breathtaking action and outrageous ninja abilities. Stay sharp as you face off against Shredder and his faithful Foot Clan alone, or grab your best buds and play with up to four players simultaneously!
Turtle Boys Don’t Cut Shredder No Slack
With Bebop and Rocksteady assaulting Channel 6 and stealing super gnarly devices to support Krang and Shredder’s latest twisted plan, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge sees the Turtles battling across a righteous range of timeless Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles locations. From Manhattan and Coney Island, to city rooftops and dank sewers, help the fearsome foursome trounce Foot Soldiers, Triceraton Warriors, and Rock Troops all the way to Dimension X!
Enjoy stunning full-color pixel art graphics and a vintage Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles vibe that will rock you straight back to the awesome 80s. Every character, vehicle, weapon, item, and background is directly inspired by the 1987 TV show, making you feel like you hopped into the television — with a dope mix of killer humor and action-packed adventures!
- Gnarly game design takes you back to the ’80s.
- Beautiful full-color pixel art graphics.
- Old-school gameplay enhanced with super-fresh mechanics.
- Up to four players simultaneously.
- Play with iconic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters and vehicles in diverse gameplay options.
- Radical new story mode.
- And totally more to come!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is due out for Switch and PC via Steam in 2022.
Watch a new trailer below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.