Konami and Keelworks have confirmed the platforms for an early 2023 release along with a new intro video and walkthrough from the developers at Gamescom.
Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. And Scotland-based studio KeelWorks Ltd today released a slew of new details for “CYGNI: All Guns Blazing” as part of gamescom. Following on from the previous reveal of the game that can be played in the show at the TikTok booth.
CYGNI: All Guns Blazing is a double-stick vertical shooter with next-generation graphics, Hollywood-level animation, and intense action. CYGNI, previously announced for Steam®, will be available on PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X | S in the year 2023, with users able to make a Wish List for the product on both PlayStation®5 and Steam®. In conjunction with this announcement, a new trailer has been released for Gamescom, featuring epic boss battles, air-to-ground battles, and incredible explosions!
Konami and KeelWorks are also giving fans an inside look at the game with developer in-depth sessions at partner theater shows, offering an exclusive look at a new level within the game, as part of a gamescom announcement. Fans are encouraged to keep an eye on the dedicated channels for more information and updates to know when and where they will happen:
About “CYGNI: All Guns Blazing”
“CYGNI: All Guns Blazing” is the cutting edge of the next generation of shooter games, with a relentless onslaught of eye-catching visuals, ear-exploding soundscapes, and mind-melting action.
Immerse yourself in the Heavens of Hell in a desperate fight for survival, as it is superiority and gear. Choose whether to channel energy between weapons or shield systems and face waves of ground and air enemies. Upgrade your ship, engage in visceral combat with giant alien bosses, and do whatever it takes to survive.
CYGNI attacks the senses of sight, hearing and thought to deliver an exhilarating video game experience. CYGNI’s goal is not to reinvent shooter operations, but rather to elevate the genre in order to deliver the heightened sensations of a truly next-generation experience.
The colony has been destroyed by a sudden attack from a powerful and biomechanical alien race while they are camped within the ruins of a long-lost civilization on the planet CYGNI. You are the only line of defense against inexhaustible space bombardment as one of the last pilots on one of the few remaining fleet carriers.
- With the latest visuals, animations and special effects, CYGNI sets a new standard for cinematography.
Battle through intensely hostile levels filled with waves of air and ground attacks as a lone fighter or one of two in a local co-op.
- Choose where to direct energy in flight, switching between defensive armor and offensive (offensive) weapon systems
- Collect energy to power up your ship and activate weapons that range from heavy-hitting projectiles to a plethora of missiles.
- Launch air-to-air and air-to-ground attacks as you travel through neon-lit cities, oceans and other landscapes.
- In cinematic epic boss battles, go head to head with fierce enemies.
Full orchestral score and immersive sound design are included.
|CYGNI: All Guns Blazing
|PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, Steam®,
|Suggested retail price
|It will be announced soon
|Steam® Store Page
|PlayStation®5 Hub page
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About Konami Group
Founded in 1973, Konami Group started as a manufacturer of amusement machines for arcades. Over the years, the company has grown to include different business units across different markets. Currently, KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION includes digital business, entertainment, games, systems and sports. The company went public on the Osaka Stock Exchange in 1984, the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 1988, and the London Stock Exchange in 1999. For more information, visit: www.konami.com/en.
About Konami Digital Entertainment
Konami Digital Entertainment, the core company of the Konami Group, develops entertainment content for mobile, console, and card games. The company is best known for its global franchises such as eFootball™, Metal Gear, Silent Hill and
Castlevania and Contra, plus Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading card game series. www.konami.com/games/corporate/en/
About KeelWorks Ltd
KeelWorks is a Scottish video game and 3D animation studio founded by brothers Narij and Maher Kalendarian, as well as Helen Soma. With years of experience in the film and animation industry, the founders are now releasing their first studio title, CYGNI. Due to a recent publishing agreement with Konami, the team is growing to meet the game’s ambitions.