John Friscia

Gamers take it for granted now that a new game with 8-bit influences can not only be deeply entertaining, but also bring new ideas to the table. However, just a few years ago, that wasn’t so clear. “Seeing (Yacht Club Games) make a modern 8-bit-inspired game proved it can be done,” said solo Finnish developer Aarne “MekaSkull” Hunziker. “Shovel Knight and other games like Odallus by Joymasher gave me confidence to start my own project.” That project would turn out to be Cyber Shadow, an 8-bit ninja platforming action game being published by none other than Yacht Club Games itself. […]

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