Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 Gets New Trailer; Coming Summer 2016

on March 3, 2016 6:23 PM

According to today’s Nintendo Direct, Inti Creates’ will release Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 in Summer 2016 on Nintendo 3DS. The game — a sequel to 2014’s indie darling Azure Striker Gunvolt — follows Gunvolt and his rival Copen as they take on a new enemy.

Copen has a series of gameplay differences from Gunvolt, including a Mega Man feature that allows him to absorb powers from defeated enemies.

Also, for those who have yet to play the original game in the series, Nintendo is discounting the price of Azure Striker Gunvolt on 3DS’s eShop to $9.99 between today and June 1, 2016.

For more information, check out the trailer below:

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