Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed Launches in the West on October 16 for the Switch

Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed Launches in the West on October 16 for the Switch - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 09 July 2020 / 635 Views

Publisher Outright Games announced Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed will launch for the Nintendo Switch in North America and Europe on October 16.

Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed first launched for the Nintendo Switch in Japan in February 2019 as Zoids Wild: King of Blast. It was developed by Eighting, while the development on the western release is being done by Codeglue.

"We are thrilled to be part of the charge, bringing this newest iteration of the legendary Zoids franchise to the west," said Outright Games CEO Terry Malham. "This is an intergenerational brand that resonates with kids and adults alike, and we can’t wait for everyone to dive into the action and play together later this year."

View the teaser trailer below:

Here is an overview of the game:

Unleash the wild mecha power and animal instinct of Zoids, in spectacular head-to-head battles on Nintendo Switch. With stunning graphics faithful to the Zoids Wild anime, and an intuitive 3D combat system that lets you chain incredible combos instinctively, Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed is the ultimate showdown between your favorite pilots and their Zoids!

But are Zoids merely weapons, or your partners? Your skill in combat will decide who wins between warring factions including Arashi’s Team Freedom and the power-hungry Team Dark Metal, in a new Zoids story. So choose your hero, step on to the battlefield, and fight to awaken the greatest bond between human and Zoid –then use the hidden power known as Wild Blast to defeat your rivals!

With a huge choice of characters, Zoids, and game modes, Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed takes mecha combat to the next level. Settle scores in two-player battles, challenge yourself in Mission Mode and Battle Tactics Mode, and hone your skills in Practice Mode. Are you ready to command the strongest lifeforms in the world?

Key Features:

  • Go Head-to-Head – Compete in one-versus-one mecha battles with breathtaking 3D combat.
  • Enter the Zoids Universe – Play as a large cast of Zoids characters with faithful visuals.
  • New Story – Join the war between factions and discover a new Zoids sub-species.
  • Two-Player Action – Test your skills against other players.
  • Simple Controls – Easily chain moves and devastate opponents with your Final Blast.

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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