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Double Dragon Gaiden: Rise of the Dragons Revealed in Action-Packed Trailer

Double Dragon Gaiden


Get ready for another showdown with Abobo, because a new entry in the Double Dragon series is on the way. Next up is Double Dragon Gaiden: Rise of the Dragons, which is on the way to PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch and PC from publisher Modus Games and developer Secret Base this summer.


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Check out the announcement trailer:



Key features:


TAG TEAM ACTION – Choose two fighters and seamlessly switch between them, giving you a multitude of strategies for devastating combos, defensive and offensive moves.


BEAT ‘EM UP WITH ROGUELITE ELEMENTS – Experience endless playthrough possibilities with a dynamic mission select function; the order in which you choose your mission will affect mission length, number of enemies, and overall difficulty. Choose where you improve with randomized purchasable upgrades for your characters at the end of each mission, or save your cash to revive your players in-mission.


13 UNIQUE PLAYABLE CHARACTERS – Start the fight with Billy, Jimmy, Marian, and Uncle Matin. Earn tokens along the way to unlock a diverse roster of 9 more characters, each with their own playstyle and strengths. Strategically choose your fighting duo by taking into account each characters’ strengths and weaknesses.


SHAPE YOUR EXPERIENCE AND REWARDS – Adjust game difficulty to affect the amount of tokens earned per session and use those tokens to unlock content from the Token Shop including characters, tips, and more. Modifier can be used to enter permadeath or even infinite mode.


LOCAL CO-OP – Grab a friend and clean up the city streets together in local co-op mode that supports up to two players.


Source: Modus Games on Twitter




Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his comics at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.