NIS America and Nippon Ichi Software are proud to announce their newest title, Mad Rat Dead a music-based action platformer, which will release on October 30 in North America and Europe, and November 6 in Oceania for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
You can find out more details on the game below.
About the Game: A rat’s dream has been left unfulfilled before his death…that is, until he gets a second chance at life! Granted the opportunity to redo his last day on Earth, the player must utilize Mad Rat’s newfound power to pump his heart in time with the music, lest his own time runs out. Mad Rat Dead combines platformer action and rhythm mechanics to have players keep their eyes and ears peeled at all times!
Key Features: Funky Tunes – Advance by matching your inputs to the rhythm of addictive music tracks. Or practice your inputs as you get acquainted to stages in the Sound Test!
Mastering the Music – Unlock music to mix and match with replayable stages for different difficulties. Hit the Rewind button for infinite attempts and jump, dash, and smash your way to a full 5-star completion!
Audiovisual Art – Cartoon visuals mix with a punk aesthetic for a unique art style that changes depending on the number of combos performed!
Mad Rat Dead is directed by Yu Mizokami and is coming to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch on October 30 in North America and Europe, and November 6 in Oceania. The game features music from composers Dyes Iwasaki, a_hisa, Camellia, and Nippon Ichi’s Kazuya Takasu, known for the Hayarigami series and the first Criminal Girls game.
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