This newest Battletoads adventure is developed by Dlala Studios, and is supported by series creator Rare.For those unfamiliar with Battletoads, it follows Zitz, Rash, and Pimple as they fight of “the Dark Queen and her abominable allies, in action that takes place across a variety of beat ’em up, platforming, and racing stages.”
The original Battletoads was known for its difficulty, but Dlala is giving players more options in how they want to play. These options include couch co-op and multiple difficulty settings that will “suit everyone from Tadpole to Battletoad.”
Battletoads features a hand-animated art style and “pays homage to the stylish, self-aware cartoon of the late ’90s.”
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In our hands-on of the new Battletoads, we said that while it’s still tough, it is no longer sadistic, and “It felt like playing as Dante, or pre-fatherhood Kratos, and I mean that in a good way.”
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