Today Handygames announced their upcoming top-down shoot’em-up Aces of the Luftwaffe: The Nebelgeschwader is releasing on the Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC (Steam). The game’s official release date is set for November 13th, 2018. The game supports 1 – 4 players and includes a captivating story-line centered on the elite German flight squadron (the Nebelgeschwader). From the game’s trailer (see below) the game looks action packed and features amazing 2D artwork. Read the game’s official press release below.
Giebelstadt, Germany, October 23rd 2018: This is the Oberkommando of the Luftwaffe speaking: the Nebelgeschwader is ready for action on November 13th, which is perfect timing given all the Nebel in the air. Our counterintelligence will make sure that the Geschwader is completely disguised as a simple DLC pack, but understand that this is, in fact, a full add-on with exactly the same volume of content as the base game Aces of the Luftwaffe – Squadron: 25 new levels, six epic new boss sights, four different pilots and a local co-op mode for up to 4 players. They will never know what hit them…
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In The Nebelgeschwader DLC on Steam, Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4 and Xbox One, players take on the role of a German elite squadron (The Nebelgeschwader). The events take place at the same time as Aces of the Luftwaffe – Squadron, but on a different front as the Nebelgeschwader operates from a secret base in the the Bermuda Triangle.
The Nebelgeschwader will be available on PC, Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One series devices (including Xbox One X) on November 13th 2018.
About Aces of the Luftwaffe Squadron – Nebelgeschwader
AOTLS-N is an action-packed DLC campaign with a fully voiced narrative. Experience 25 new levels, defeat waves of enemies, take on six brand new epic bosses and upgrade each of the unique characters in your squadron via personal skill trees. But don’t go to war alone! Experience the thrilling storyline with up to three friends in an epic 4-player local co-op battle.
Action packed shoot-’em-up with explosive special effects
Captivating storyline with fully voiced characters
Epic co-op multiplayer for up to four players
25 new levels and exciting missions
Six brand new spectacular boss fights
Skill trees with new individual abilities for each wingman
Challenging achievement system
Creative haptics for gameplay and cutscenes
Epic, movie-like orchestral soundtrack
Aces of the Luftwaffe – Squadron Official Website
HandyGames is a game developer and publisher based in Giebelstadt, Germany, awarded “Best German Games Studio” in 2015. At present, HandyGames has about 50 employees and plans to expand further. Founded in 2000, HandyGames has released more than 150 games on a multitude of platforms, utilizing a wide range of technologies. Current game development is focused on iOS, Android, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, tablet computers, Android TV, Wearables and next gen consoles like Sony PS4 , Microsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.