God save the Queen
It's common for people to throw around the word "retro" when it comes to any video games that are characterised by pixelated graphics, chiptune music, arcade gameplay, and the like. Most of these would never actually run on older consoles since they are more complex and modern in other areas, but something like Shovel Knight is...
About The Game
Get ready to take a nostalgia trip back beyond the 80s, to the 1800s! In this all new revamped widescreen version of RockBoshers DX!
A young Queen Victoria, tired of her dull Royal duties sneaks away incognito - in search of adventure on the recently colonised planet of Mars.
Upon arrival, a double cross follows where both she and her fellow travellers are captured and forced to bosh rocks in the deep Martian mines.
Help her fight her way across Mars and attempt to escape back home in this exceedingly RETRO ARCADE ADVENTURE!
Created to look, feel and sound like a ZX Spectrum styled videogame from the 1980s - Rock Boshers DX: Director's Cut mixes top down and side on 8-way directional shooting action.
See amazing sights as you journey across Mars - drawn from an eye popping palette of 15 colours.