PQube Games & BadLand Games is working with developer Dreadlocks Studio to get he game Dex released in retail format on the PlayStation 4 platform. The game is out now on PS4 digitally but the retail release can be found at retail today.
Dex is a cyberpunk 2D side-scrolling RPG following the story of an AI and her quest for Singularity, an event in which artificial intelligence will surpass human intelligence. Pursued by corporate mercenaries with no understanding of why, Dex gets thrown into a web of intrigue, leading her to question the origins of her own existence. Decide how the story ends through crucial decisions along the way!
The streets of Harbor Prime offer countless opportunities. In this open world, you get to influence the fate of everyone you meet, fight against dangerous gangs, expose corporate secrets, dive into the depths of Cyberspace, develop Dex’s skills, and much more.
You can find links to purchasing the retail version below.
Source: PQube Games Press Release
Images of Dex + Features
Unique hacking mechanic: Transfer your consciousness to your avatar, overcome intrusion countermeasures, take action, and then return back to your body in a fraction of a real-time second to see the results – deactivated turrets, overloaded devices and cripple enemies.
Neo-cyberpunk: Story deeply inspired by the cyberpunk novels of William Gibson and other classical cyberpunk authors, flavoured with a contemporary concept of augmented reality.
Rich game world and mindful level design: Visit diverse locations in Harbor Prime, a futuristic city complete with luxurious skyscrapers, run-down shantytowns, and seedy red-light districts.
Full voice acting: Interactive dialogues using hand-drawn sprite animations, fully voice-acted by professional actors.
Rare melding of realism and creative vision: Realistic action, mature storyline, and complex character interactions meld with hand-drawn art, animations and arcade-style melee combat.
Multiple solutions to problems: Operate in cyberspace or normal reality. Overcome obstacles using skills, weapons, special equipment.
Meaningful character progression choices: Will you be a silent assassin, a hacker, or a straightforward gunfighter? Improve your character and gear to unlock gameplay-changing upgrades that reinforce and customize your gameplay style.