Hit title HARDCORE MECHA coming on Switch

Jun 10

Lightning Games and RocketPunch Games are announcing that HARDCORE MECHA will be released on Nintendo Switch™ platform during October 2020. 
Developed by RockedPunch Games, with Lightning Games being the global publisher, the physical boxed edition will be released in Asia by Game Source Entertainment (GSE).


HARDCORE MECHA, developed by RocketPunch Games, has brought to players a hype for mecha games last year, providing its players the most exciting, fierce and unique battle of steel.

After the game has been released on PlayStation® and Steam, HARDCORE MECHA received positive feedback from players and medias around the world. The game also took home over 10 indie awards including Tokyo Game Show, and was on top of PlayStation Japan sales chart for weeks, and remained in the top 3 for over a month after its release.


The game’s Nintendo Switch™ version will allow players to enjoy exciting battles with friends at anytime, anywhere.



The Story

A.D.2221,Neo U.N. founded several permanent colonies on mars with the help of the natural wormhole WM-01. The industrial products and resources produced by these colonies have ensured the prosperity of the mankind after the civil war.

Tarethur O’Connell is an ACE pilot for Hardcore Defence Crop. The company has undertaken the commission by the U.N.F. to search for the missing intelligence officer ‘A’ on Mars. During the mission, Tarethur and his teammates gradually discovered that this seemingly simple mission has harboured an even greater crisis.


Well-polished 2D mecha world

The campaign mode includes 8 chapters and 18 levels in total. As the story develops, you will encounter more than 50 types of enemy mechas with various designs and details in all kinds of scenes like mineshaft, underwater, urban and space. Some levels even allow you to exit the mecha and infiltrate behind enemy line.

Of course, you won’t just have one single personal ride, you may develop and customize various new gears and focus accessories in between the missions.

Seamless Story Immersion

The unique animations with the seamless transition between the 2D platform game scenes have a total duration of 40 minutes, the full-length voice acting provides a unique immersive storytelling experience.


Highly-polished 2D animations

The detailed skeletal animation with a unique impression of power will fully showcase the characteristics of each mecha. The smooth and natural movements have also laid a good foundation for the fine handling experience. Natural 2D rotating animation, the use of visual deception like dislocation and timely switched elements have brought out a visual effect like 3D artwork.


Up to 4 players online and local PVP

Apart from online PVP battles, this game also enables users to play against each other with local split-screen. Single purchase, 4 times of fun!


In order to facilitate players to obtain the latest game news, and to communicate with other players, HARDCORE MECHA set up dedicated Facebook fan page, Twitter and Discord server, follow to join and receive the latest game information.

「RocketPunch Games」

Twitter:@rocketpunchgame https://twitter.com/rocketpunchgame

Facebook:@rocketpunchgames https://www.facebook.com/rocketpunchgames/

Discord:HARDCORE MECHA https://discord.com/invite/XSptJFp

Weibo:@火箭拳科技 https://weibo.com/rocketpunch


「Lightning Games」

Twitter:@LightNgame https://twitter.com/LightNgames

Facebook:@LightningGamesOfficial https://www.facebook.com/LightningGamesOfficial/