The team at Drinkbox Studios put together a fantastic "Metroid-vania" title with Guacamelee and we absolutely loved it. Well, there are a few nagging issues that the team wanted to …Continue reading →
- RATING: T - Teen
- DEVELOPER(S): Drinkbox Studios
- PUBLISHER: SCEA
- RELEASE DATE: Apr 9, 2013
Guacamelee! is a Metroid-vania style action-platformer set in a magical Mexican inspired world.
The game draws its inspiration from traditional Mexican culture and folklore, and features many interesting and unique characters. Guacamelee builds upon the classic open-world Metroid-vania style of games, by adding a strong melee combat component, a new dimension switching mechanic, and cooperative same-screen multiplayer for the entire story. The game also blurs the boundaries between combat and platforming by making many of the moves useful and necessary for both of these.