Cotton Reboot! Release Date Set
Beep will publish the shoot ’em up Cotton Reboot! for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Steam in Japan on February 25th, 2021.
Cotton Reboot! is a reboot of the classic side-scrolling shoot ’em up Cotton: Fantastic Night Dreams which originally released in the arcades in 1991 and was later ported to TurboGrafx-CD, X68000, PlayStation, and Neo Geo Pocket Color. The game will be developed by Success, who are also responsible the series’ last mainline entry on Dreamcast.
The reboot includes an X68000 Original Mode (which faithfully replicates the home computer version), an Arrange Mode (with HD graphics, a 16:9 ratio, voice actors, new BGM, “Split Shot”, and “Jewel Fever”, a Score Attack Mode (in either 2 or 5 minutes, both with online rankings), a Sweet Mode (for beginners), and a Spicy Mode (for veterans).
The standard physical edition of Cotton Reboot! will be priced at ¥5,280 with a limited edition (pictured above) also available priced at ¥8,778, and including teacup, manual, soundtrack CD, and instructional cards. Reservations begin October 21st. Western users can also purchase a physical version from Strictly Limited Games,
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