Platformines – 16bit-style 2D shooter – Available Today On Steam

Magiko Gaming and Namco Bandai will release today Platformines for Steam on a Worldwide scale (except Japan). Platformines is an old-school 16-bit game that packs a unique 2D engine.

According to the press release, Platformines aims to offer hours of fun and a shooting galore to the players wanting to help the game’s heroes to rebuild their spaceship. Also, the game packs an infinite number of randomly generated weapons and worlds to explore.

As part of the game, Platformines offers multiple customization options; no matter if the players want to create a fully customized character looking like them or if they want to equip useful and fancy items increasing their statistics, such as wigs, hats etc, everything is possible!

Mathieu Piau, EMEA Marketing Director at Namco Bandai, said:

“Our first partnership with Magiko Gaming is a very exciting one! Platformines is a remarkable mix of old-school 16-bit gaming with a new engine and technical brilliance of mind! Hours of fun, shooting, looting and customization are awaiting the gamers: may the loot power be with you!”


Platformines - PC - Loot and Conquer (Teaser trailer)

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John is the founder and Editor in Chief at DSOGaming. He is a PC gaming fan and highly supports the modding and indie communities. Before creating DSOGaming, John worked on numerous gaming websites. While he is a die-hard PC gamer, his gaming roots can be found on consoles. John loved - and still does - the 16-bit consoles, and considers SNES to be one of the best consoles. Still, the PC platform won him over consoles. That was mainly due to 3DFX and its iconic dedicated 3D accelerator graphics card, Voodoo 2. John has also written a higher degree thesis on the "The Evolution of PC graphics cards." Contact: Email