Raiden III x MIKADO MANIAX announced for PS5, Xbox Series, PS4, Xbox One and Switch
In Japan, the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Switch versions will also be available physically. In addition to the standard edition, a 7,200 yen limited edition will also be available, which includes a papercraft diorama, a two-disc soundtrack CD, and a special box with an interchangeable cover.
Here’s a preview of the game, via Japanese cast lists:
Raider III, a popular arcade and console shooter, debuts on the latest platforms with background music remixes by wonderful artists produced by Game Center Mikado. Each scene and boss battle is reborn with a different flavor of SIDEA and SIDEB musical arrangements. Featured artists include GoSatoBan, Heavy Metal Raiden, Fantom Iris, OTK, Soshi Hosoi, Daisuke Matsumoto, Cosio, Keishi Yonao, Ryu☆, Raito and Yu Shimoda.
- New items exclusive to MIKADO MANIAX – There are over 20 enhanced background music tracks! A new sound mode has also been implemented that allows you to freely set the background music for each stage, allowing you to experience the world of Raider III as you like. There’s also a wallpaper customization feature and a vertical screen mode for rotated displays, providing an even greater sense of immersion. A newly implemented hit detection display can be turned on or off for more beginner-friendly gameplay.
- Easier to play game modes – The game is fully equipped with various game modes, including the “Gameplay” mode, which is a full port of the arcade game; “Score Attack Mode”, in which players compete for the highest score in each stage; “Boss Rush Mode”, in which you encounter boss weapons one after another; and more.
- Online leaderboards and replay downloads – The new “World Ranking Mode” offers online leaderboards as well as a “Replay Publish” feature that allows you to share your gameplay online. Share your personally recorded gameplay with players across the country or study your rivals’ gameplay. Use the game’s online feature to compete against players from around the world.
Visit the official website here.