Developer Thomas Happ Games and publisher Badland just revealed that their much-awaited physical release of Axiom Verge, called the “Multiverse Edition” will launch this November 21st.
Axiom Verge – Metroidvania
A failed scientist dies in an accident, only to awaken in a mysterious, alien world. Where is he? How did he get here?
Axiom Verge is a Metroidvania game with heavy influences from old-school titles like Bionic Commander, Metroid, C0ntra among many others. Originally released in 2015, Axiom Verge was highly-praised for its boss battles, plethora of weapons and a rewarding upgrade system.
The contents of the Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition are as follows. With only the Nintendo Switch version containing the game’s original soundtrack as a bonus, but at a premium price of $39.99. As opposed to the PlayStation 4, PS Vita and Wii U retail versions, each with a retail price of $29.99. And you can place your order here.
- Copy of Axiom Verge on disc/cartridge.
- Deluxe booklet with developer’s commentary and art.
- Double-sided poster with the world map and weapons/items in the game.
- Exclusive making-of documentary. (5 hour run-time)
- Soundtrack CD (Available only on the Nintendo Switch
The retro-styled 2D Metroidvania games are a breed of their own, and you can learn more about them in our breakdown here.
Axiom Verge is now available on PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Xbox One, Wii U, Nintendo Switch and on PC for Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems.
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