Beat Em Up 9 Monkeys of Shaolin Announced for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, PC - VGChartz
Beat Em Up 9 Monkeys of Shaolin Announced for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, PC

Beat Em Up 9 Monkeys of Shaolin Announced for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, PC - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 21 March 2018 / 822 Views

Publisher Buka Entertainment and developer Sobaka Studio have announced old school beat ’em 9 Monkeys of Shaolin will launch for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC this fall.

View the announcement trailer below:

Here is an overview of the game:

9 Monkeys of Shaolin marks a true rebirth of the iconic brawler genre in vein of old-school video games. If, as a kid you had hours of fun playing SNES or Sega beat ’em up video games crushing foes left and right then this new title from the creators of hardcore brawler Redeemer is definitely for you!

As a mere Chinese fisherman Wei Cheng you have to avenge the death of your friends and family slaughtered in a pirate raid at your peaceful village. Game protagonist is quite a tough nut to crack as he knows the basics of ancient martial arts only mastered by legendary Shaolin monks. Get your trusty battle staff ready for a challenging adventure in Medieval China and for merciless fights with hordes of various enemies.

Action-packed battles, user friendly controls and incredible atmosphere of great kung-fu movies of 70s – all this makes 9 Monkeys of Shaolin a perfect choice for every true fan of really hardcore brawlers.

Key Features:

  • Three unique fighting styles: fight on earth, in the air or use mysterious magic seals. Combine these elements to defeat every enemy on your way.
  • Captivating narrative: discover the fascinating story of Wei Cheng and follow him as he rises from a simple fisherman to the master of Shaolin martial arts.
  • Stunning visual style: unlikely combination of historical and mystical elements gives you an exciting experience from every scene appears on screen.
  • Extensive character development system: you learn a great deal of ways to victory as you discover various unlockable perks, items and fighting styles.
  • More than 25 different levels: Chinese villages, pirate ship, Buddhist monasteries, Japanese mansions, ancient ruins and much more.
  • 10 types of Chinese and Japanese polearms, each with its unique traits. Discover the landscapes to find new items!
    Co-op play: invite your friend to help you fight through growing waves of enemies and complete the game together.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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reviniente (on 21 March 2018)

You had me at 'great kung-fu movies of 70s'. I hope this satiates my lust for a good martial arts beat em up, after the underwhelming Invincible Tiger.