PC Engine Action ‘Cyber Citizen Shockman 2: A New Menace’ Hits Xbox Consoles Today

A PC Engine Classic Returns

Publishers Ratalaika Games and LLC Shinyuden have released the sequel to the PC Engine-classic ‘Cyber Citizen Shockman‘, ‘Cyber Citizen Shockman 2: A New Menace’, for the west for the first time today on Xbox consoles. Fully remastered for the current generation and a new audience, Cyber Citizen Shockman 2 is a superb retro arcade action feast starring two characters that captures the excitement and appeal that made it a true genre favourite. It builds with new gameplay and challenges from the first title.

Check out these features & facts:

  • New game modes 
  • 9 Stages
  • 12 Boss fights
  • A true red hot blaster
  • More action that the original game
  • Art gallery
  • A more focused and serious experience
  • Co-op local mode 
  • Music was composed by Koji Hayama (Mega Man ZX Advent)
  • Producer was Toshiro Tsuchida, who would later work as a director/producer for the Arc the Lad and Front Mission series
  • Many of the game’s bosses in Cyber Citizen Shockman 2 were the winning results of a contest held for fans in Japan at the time

Have a gander at the trailer and gallery below for more information on Cyber Citizen Shockman 2: A New Menace. You can grab the game on the Xbox Store over here for the awesome price of $5.99 USD.

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  1. It looks like it controls like the games from NES, I don’t know if I could play this without rage quitting every time.

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