Lichtspeer Arrives on PS Vita on April 11, 2017

on March 29, 2017 10:27 AM

Poland-based developer Lichthund and publisher Crunching Koalas have announced that action arcade lightspear-throwing simulator based in an ancient Germanic future, Lichtspeer, is launching on PlayStation Vita on April 11th.

As you may know, Lichtspeer first emerged onto the scene back in September of 2016, when it released on PC and PS4. Here’s an overview of the game via its Steam listing:

LICHTSPEER is an unforgiving fast-paced arcade lightspear-throwing simulator based in an ancient germanic future. Get ready for a brutal, stylish and psychedelic adventure in the lands of techno-vikings and lasers.

/Licht is Light/

The mighty Lichtgods need a champion to fight for their amusement – they chose YOU. Armed with the powerful Lichtspeer you must embark on a vicious one way journey.

With precision and skill dispatch Wurst Zombies, Penguin Vikings, Hipster Ice Giants, flying Pegahunds, treacherous Warlocks, Evil Spacedwarfs, Penguins in boats, interplanetary Space DJ’s, FISH and more!

Fight and die in many wunderbar locations such as: the Wildwoods of Wurstland, the Techno Piramids of Egyptonia or the faster than licht interplanetary Disco Express!

Earn favor of the Lichtgods in the form of LSD (Licht Standard Denomination) and expand your arsenal with mighty powers of Licht!

AIM. SHOOT. KILL. DIE. THE LICHTGODS DEMAND IT. This is LICHTSPEER.

Features:

EASY TO LEARN DIFFICULT TO MASTER

Simple mechanics combined with a challenging gameplay. Familiarize yourself with death and learn from your mistakes.

WUNDER BOSS BATTLES

Battle a diverse legion of gargantuan wunder bosses – exploit their weaknesses and smash them into pieces without mercy!

ANCIENT GERMANIC FUTURE IS HERE

Discover the lands of ancient germanic future from the Wildwoods of Wurstland, through the techno-pyramids of Egyptonia and beyond!.

SHOW OF YOUR LICHTMEISTER SKILLS

Decapitate your enemies with headshots, earn LSD and expand your arsenal and obliterate your foes with the mighty Lichtpowers.

BOMBASTISCH SOUNDTRACK

Rave to a bombastich space-soundtrack by Marcin Sonnenberg, ranging from electro-space marches to vibrating sounds of technocumbia.

RAGE QUIT AND NEW GAME + MODES

Want more? Rise to the challenge and see if you got what it takes to beat the cruel, nerve-racking Rage Quit and New Game+ modes.

The PlayStation Vita launch will be accompanied by the launch of a Deluxe Edition, which contains the game’s official soundtrack in addition to the base game. An important update for the PS4, that includes a new save system and major tweaks to the game’s difficulty level, will also arrive on the same day.

Lichtspeer, which costs $9.99 USD, will support Cross-Buy and Cross-Save features between PS Vita and PS4.

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