After showcasing the hot-blooded Misako in a recent character spotlight, developer WayForward Applied sciences has shone a lightweight on River City Girls‘ second playable character, the lovable and bubbly Kyoko. And she or he’s able to batter the girls and boys who contact her treasured boyfriend Riki.
Kyoko’s character highlight reveals the breadth of her moveset, which features a plethora of kicks harking back to One Piece’s Sanji or Avenue Fighter’s Chun-Li. Much like Misako, Kyoko’s moveset is customizable with an assortment of strikes from crescent moon kicks to WWE-style again throws. There appears to be some mild RPG mechanics as you gather cash to spend on upgrading your waifu.
We had a chance to play River Metropolis Ladies at Anime Expo 2019, calling it one of the better anime-like games we’re watching carefully this 12 months. The beat-em-up options retro-inspired graphics that decision again to earlier Kunio-kun video games like River City Ransom and River City: Tokyo Rumble. As a substitute of specializing in collection mainstays Kunio and Riki, although, River Metropolis Ladies modernizes its components by placing woman energy on the forefront, making the protagonists’ girlfriends the celebrities of the story.
River Metropolis Ladies is ready to launch on September 5 for Nintendo Change, PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.