Product: PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate HD
Developer: Double Eleven
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Tower defence
Networking: wireless (adhoc),wireless (network)
The original PixelJunk Monsters
came out on PS3 five years ago. It was followed in 2009 by a PSP version, PixelJunk Monsters Deluxe
And now it's the turn of the PS Vita to get some PixelJunk Monsters
Over on the EU PlayStation Blog, PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate HD
has finally been given an official release date. July 31st, by the way.
Double Eleven is the developer behind PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate HD
for Vita. Yep, the very same team responsible for the upcoming Vita version of Frozen Synapse
If you're not familiar with the game, it's a tower defence classic. You chop down trees, build towers, collect coins, and try to repel the invading beasties.PixelJunk Monsters
represents a beefier take on the sometimes lightweight genre, with layers of tactics and strategies to consider in every game.
As well as boasting spruced-up HD graphics, this new Vita edition of the game sports more than 30 hours of gameplay; online and ad hoc co-op play; touchscreen controls; unlockable trophies, and extra levels.
We gave the PSP version of PixelJunk Monsters
a Gold Award back in the day, calling it "the new gold standard for tower defence".
You've not got long to wait to find out whether this new version trumps its older sibling. PixelJunk Monsters Ultimate HD
will be hitting PSN on July 31st. It'll set you back £9.99.