Publisher Microids and French developer Virtuallyz Gaming announced: Operation Wolf Returns: First Mission for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC and Quest 2. It will launch this fall for consoles and PC, and in 2023 for Quest 2.
The PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and Switch versions will be available both physically and digitally, while the Xbox Series, Xbox One, PC and Quest 2 versions will be available digitally only.
Here’s an overview of the game, via Microids:
Discover or rediscover Operation Wolfthe cult classic arcade game developed and published by TAITO in 1987, one of the very first games to feature side-scrolling rail shooting action.
Developed by French studio Virtuallyz Gaming, Operation Wolf Returns: First Mission stays true to the original game while offering a whole new art style. Players are invited to experience the atmosphere of an 80s action movie thanks to non-stop frenetic gameplay!
In the game campaign, you play solo or co-op locally as special agents tasked with fighting a criminal organization. In addition to drug and arms trafficking, the organization led by the mysterious General Viper seems to have developed a weapon of mass destruction! After discovering several of the group’s bases, the agents are dispatched to the scene to dismantle the consortium, eliminate the weapons and free the hostages from various prison camps.
Most important features:
- Comeback of the cult arcade game from 1987!
- New art style.
- Non stop action.
- A campaign for one or two players.
- A survival mode (endless waves of enemies).
- A full arsenal (SMG, shotgun, grenade launcher, etc.).
- A ranking.
Check out the first screenshots in the gallery.