Hiya all people! Wan Hazmer proper right here from Metronomik, and wow, what a day! I’m so excited that I’m lastly able to say this — our musical action-adventure No Straight Roads launches on PS4 tomorrow! Proper right here’s our rockin’ new launch trailer!
Myself and my cousin Daim Dziauddin (who may also be Inventive Director on the game) have been dreaming of setting up No Straight Roads for such a really very long time that it’s really humbling to know that you just’ll all get to experience it tomorrow. We’re so excited as a way to lead the rock riot and start your journey in Vinyl Metropolis. We hope you have the benefit of it!
Nevertheless just a few of it’s best to nonetheless be questioning, what’s No Straight Roads? Correctly to set the doc straight (really!), it’s not a racing recreation! ? It’s a third-person character action-adventure recreation primarily based spherical music, the place you administration an indie rock duo on an journey to defeat a corrupt EDM empire. Proper right here’s a quick video explaining what the game is all about!
At first of the game, our two rock heroes Mayday & Zuke are unfairly rejected from an audition with the empire and witness their corruption shortly afterwards, principal them on a musical revolution to take once more Vinyl Metropolis.
Music is on the coronary coronary heart of No Straight Roads, and when you may play the game like a standard movement recreation should you want to, listening to the beat and finding out the music provides you the profit in combat. Enemies assault to the beat, so recognising audio cues, listening to the music and finding out after they’re about to assault is crucial to performing correctly and incomes bigger ranks.
All by means of the game you’ll have to defeat NSR’s artists, hijacking their live performance occasions with rock! Each artist specialises of their very personal type of music, from a pop-tastic robotic boy band and piano having fun with teen prodigy to a digital vocaloid mermaid and globe-spinning DJ. We even have a rap battle! As quickly as they’ve been defeated you’ll rule their district and unlock new areas of Vinyl Metropolis, which you’ll uncover, converse to new NPCs, uncover new vitality cells and commonly restore vitality to city. Oh, and you’ll be able to do that all in 2-player native co-op, too. We’ve beloved rocking via the story with household and pals members and hope you do too!
No Straight Roads is all about music, then, nevertheless it undoubtedly isn’t your typical rhythm recreation. Truly, we don’t usually like calling it a rhythm recreation the least bit. Nevertheless everyone knows there are hardcore rhythm avid gamers excited for the game, too, so we’ve included a selected Parry Mode that unlocks after ending the story and means that you may return and battle the entire bosses as soon as extra, nevertheless this time, you’ll be capable to solely harm them by parrying their assaults to the beat! Proper right here, finding out enemy assault patterns and paying shut consideration to the music is totally important, and we hope Parry Mode gives a definite action-packed experience for hardcore avid gamers to standard rhythm video video games.
We’re so happy with our soundtrack and grateful to the proficient artists who’ve created music for the game. Now now we have a quick mini-OST accessible on-line as a way to acquire and stream, and in case you want that, there’s tons further equivalent to it throughout the full recreation!
From all of us at Metronomik, we hope you have the benefit of No Straight Roads and may’t wait as a way to rock out with Mayday & Zuke tomorrow!