News – Microbot Announced

October 18, 2010 by  
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EA has revealed Microbot, a top-down arcade like shooter developed by Naked Sky Entertainment, for Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network.

Its setting is notewothy as it takes place within the human body, and taking charge of a Microbot your job is to destroy an infection by traversing randomly generated levels set in veins, bones, lungs and brain, all of which should allow for some unique level design.

There’s also an upgrade system, which allows you to enhance your Microbot in various ways, such as equipping better weapons and defensive systems. Apparently there’s millions of variations, allowing you to build a Microbot for just about any situation.

Drop in/drop out co-op play is included and you can even upgrade your Microbots together with the co-op editor tool.

Microbot is set to arrive winter 2011.