A failed scientist dies in an accident, only to awaken in a mysterious, alien world. Where is he? How did he get here? And why do the fundamental laws of reality appear broken? Life. Afterlife. Real. Virtual. Dream. Nightmare. It’s a thin line.

Axiom Verge is a retro-styled 2D “metroidvania” action-adventure and is out now PS4 and PS Vita, inspired by such classics as Rygar, Contra, Bionic Commando, Blaster Master, and, of course, Metroid.

Features Include:
•Expansive Non-linear Exploration of 9 labyrinthine, interlocking areas.
•Gobs of unique tools and abilities, loads of weapons, and tons of health/power/attribute upgrades.
•Combat with dozens of unique creatures and bosses.
•Glitches allowing you to break past the boundaries of normal gameplay.
•Speedrun Mode – Play with a streamlined interface and additional features to facilitate speedrunning.

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Tom Happ, the sole developer of Axiom Verge will also bring his creation to PS Vita later.