It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… an alien spacecraft?! Squad 51 vs. The Flying Saucers, a cinematic 2D shoot ‘em up, is soaring onto the Nintendo Switch on March 16th. Band together with a group of rebels and claim extraterrestrial victory! Director Zarog and the malevolent Vega Corporation are no match for a pair of joy-cons.
Visitors from the stars have arrived on Earth with the promise of a bright future for all humankind. The façade quickly falls, revealing the true evil nature of the intergalactic Vega Corporation and their horrific leader, Director Zarog. Through humanity’s oppression, hope rises with the birth of a rebel cause. Step into the cockpit as Lieutenant Kaya, and lead Squadron 51 on a campaign to take down the Vega Corporation once and for all!
Squad 51 vs. The Flying Saucers transports players to the glorious days of the 1950s through an authentic black-and-white cinematic aesthetic. Take control of four different aircraft, all with their own unique set of weapons and abilities. Fly through eleven levels and take down the galactic invaders across arctic mountains, lush forests, and battered cities. With cooperative play, a friend can join in at any time to help you take down the waves of enemies and ruthless bosses.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows