Retro gaming maven DotEMu is putting a street brawl triple-threat in your pocket later this year, releasing Double Dragon Trilogy for Android and iOS. The mobile-optimized godfather of arcade beat 'em ups is packing a handful of modern accoutrements like a new difficulty mode, (unspecified) Bluetooth controller support and leaderboard implementation for each OS' multiplayer services. It's possible that the titles themselves may not have aged all that well, but, nonetheless, we're happy to see DotEmu keeping the classics available for anyone who wants a nostalgia fix.
Double Dragon Trilogy fights its way onto iOS & Android!
Paris, France – October 29th, 2013 – DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, announces the end-of-year release of Double Dragon Trilogy on iPhone, iPad and Android devices. A groundbreaking, uber-popular game upon its arcade debut in 1987, Double Dragon is the undisputed godfather of co-op beat 'em all!
Enter Double Dragon Trilogy, a compilation specially optimized for mobiles and which includes all three installments of the beloved arcade series: Double Dragon, Double Dragon 2: The Revenge, and Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone. The first one begins with Billy and his brother Jimmy, two martial arts experts, in a mission to rescue Billy's girlfriend, Marian, who's been kidnapped by the Black Shadows Gang. All your favorite moves are here: punches, kicks, elbows, knees, head-butts and an assortment of not-exactly-street-legal weapons.
Double Dragon Trilogy
Two game modes: "Arcade" (play the game from beginning to end and go for the high score) and "Story" (unlock new stages and achievements while playing through the game)
Three difficulty levels: "mobile" (specially balanced for mobile games), "original" (similar to the arcade version) and "expert" (a real challenge!)
Achievements & leaderboards via Game Center and Google Play Game Service
Choose between the original 8-bit soundtrack and a brand-new remastered one!
Co-op mode (two players) via bluetooth
Gamepad support: compatible with most Android controllers and soon with most iOS controllers too
Battle your way through all 3 titles and bask in the greatness of one of the '80s most popular arcade games!
Trailer : http://youtu.be/dVjIpn-iAjw
Double Dragon Trilogy © 2013 Million Co., Ltd. All rights reserved. Published and Developed by DotEmu.