Press Release from X.D. Network
31st May 2018 – X.D. Network Inc., a leading China publisher, is excited to announce the release of the award winning and much nominated 2D side scrolling action title, ICEY is OUT TODAY (31st May) on Nintendo Switch and is available in all Nintendo Stores worldwide. – US/store 9.99$, €8,39 EU/store UK/store £7.59, Japan/store 1000 yen (10% off launch discount in all stores will be available).
ICEY, already released to much fanfare and critical acclaim on PC Steam, mobile and PlayStation 4, has so far sold over 2 million copies across all platforms marking it down as one of the top 2 China indie premium games ever created. The Nintendo Switch version will continue the upward spiral as this action packed, adventure, hack and attack experience, which leads the player through many different and superbly crafted settings, continues to make a huge impact with Switch gamers.
As the player you take on the role of ICEY, with simple and intuitive controls, amazing combos, running, jumping, spinning, etc. which can be activated as you unleash your power and force on anyone or thing that dares to stand in your way. Every skill you have is special in its own way and you can adapt and create your own fighting style. As you progress more powers, skills and fighting force can be obtained by defeating the many mechanical entities you face. Massive Cyborgs will try to stop you and wave after wave with different attack forms will try to pinpoint your weak spots. Onscreen energy and hit bars help you constantly throughout to ascertain how well you are doing.
Explore beautifully drawn and created areas and with each advancement you will face combat against a myriad of enemies, be they ground based or airborne, each with one prime objective………Make it to a terminal and you are safe, or are you, to progress on? As your own powers progress so do those of the forms you face.
The players’ ultimate goal is to destroy Judas which you will be constantly informed ‘in game’ by the narrator. With endless weapons and a great enemy cast, ICEY is one of those games you will be find not only looks great but a cool challenge!
- Atmospheric soundtrack
- In Game narrative to aid the player
- Intuitive created controls
- Endless skills, moves and weapons to collect
- Gameplay modes
- Slick Animation – Stylish and beautiful Settings
- Addictive to the point of exhaustion