Outlander pinches an idea from Ikaruga and splices it into a platform game

   03/09/2010 at 08:10       Phil May       0 COMMENTS.
Source - Kotaku
 - Outlander, PS3, Xbox 360, Ubisoft, Platform Game

Ikaruga is fabulous. It's like a supermodel shooter, completely gorgeous to look at but almost unapproachable for mere mortals and at its heart is one of the cleverest game mechanics a shooter could possibly have. Light bullets kill light, dark bullets kill dark and in Ubisoft's upcoming action platform game for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, the idea has been pinched and cheekily reworked a little.

Not much is known about Outlander other than it's extremely fast, and will debut at the upcoming PAX Expo in the US. Screenshots look sort of funky, a bit like a cross between Trine and Ikaruga. Definitely something unexpected from Ubisoft. We like.

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