Publisher City Connection and developer Granzella have announced Project Formation Z, a remake of the Jaleco-developed side-scrolling shoot ’em up originally released for arcades in 1984. It will launch in “202X” for PlayStation 4 and additional platforms to be announced.
Here are the first details, via the official website:
Ready yourself for an intense robot shooting raid battle like never before!
Here’s one of the most emblematic titles from Jaleco, Formation Z. Take the form of a humanoid robot or the form of an aircraft to defeat your enemies in a brand new game with updated graphics and sound design. Soldiers, in formation. A shivering and exciting return awaits us!
Watch the announcement trailer and first gameplay footage below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.
(Gameplay from 59:25 to 1:06:25.)