[Editor’s Update: Activision/Platinum have made it official and released the trailer for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan, so we’re updating this article with the officially released trailer and the press release info to go along with it:
Activision Publishing, Inc., Nickelodeon and PlatinumGames Inc. have joined forces to create Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Mutants in Manhattan, a third-person action game featuring New York City’s crime-fighting Heroes in a Half-Shell. Players will protect The Big Apple from aliens, mutants and the Foot Clan in a single-player campaign or partner with up to three friends in four-player online co-op. But be prepared – defeating Bebop, Rocksteady, Shredder and other iconic bosses won’t be easy.
PlatinumGames’ flair for stylish visuals and fluid combat are on full display in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan. Fast-paced, team-based brawling will challenge gamers of all skill levels. Each Turtle has a distinctive combat play style and can be customized with a unique set of Ninjutsu moves, combat items and special bonuses.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan also features gorgeous, cel-shaded art design, with an original story from prolific author of IDW Publishing’s acclaimed ongoing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series, Tom Waltz.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan is expected to arrive this summer as a retail and digital release on the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows PC via Steam.
The original report follows below.]
I am in full on nerd out right now because they just leaked the trailer for the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan! Okay so right off the bat this looks to be done in that IDW comics style so yes I’m sold on that. But hold on a sec Foot Soldiers, Okay you got me there we need cannon fodder. Is that Shredder? Okay that was a gimme but thank you. Wait hold on, shark? Armaggon is going to be in here? Wait! Rocksteady and Bebop! What looks like top down combat?! FLAMING CHAINSAW!! Just look at that trailer!
Now this leak comes straight from my good friend Caleb over at Second Opinion Productions so thanks for that bud! Ya’ll should give him a sub and check his stuff out. Anyway this game goes right on my list this Summer.
-Jason The X
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