Shotgun King, the Retro Style Roguelike Chess Game, Is Out Now

Shotgun King, the Retro Style Roguelike Chess Game, Is Out Now

The turn-based roguelike chess-inspired game Shotgun King: The Final Checkmate is coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series S|X, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 & 5 on March 3, 2023.

The game was originally released on Steam in May 2022 and received a positive reception from critics and players alike. It has a 93% positive rating on Steam.

In Shotgun King, you play as the Black King, who has been betrayed by his army and left with nothing but his shotgun. You must use your wits and your weapons to fight your way through the white pieces and reclaim your kingdom.

The game features a unique turn-based combat system that combines elements of chess and roguelikes. Each turn, you can either move your king or shoot at an enemy piece. However, you can only shoot once per turn, so you need to choose your targets carefully.

The game also features a variety of different shotguns and cards that you can collect to improve your chances of victory. There are also a variety of different challenges to complete, which will test your skills to the max.

Here are some of the key features of Shotgun King: The Final Checkmate:

  • Turn-based roguelike combat
  • Unique chess-inspired gameplay
  • Variety of shotguns and cards to collect
  • A variety of challenges to complete
  • New visuals and revised interfaces
  • Brand-new tutorial for new players
  • Card codex and achievement board

The console version of Shotgun King features some new visuals and revised interfaces, as well as a brand-new tutorial for players who are new to the game. The game also includes a card codex and achievement board, which will keep you coming back for more.

If you’re a fan of roguelikes, chess, or just challenging games in general, then Shotgun King: The Final Checkmate is definitely worth checking out. It’s a unique and addictive game that will keep you entertained for hours on end.

Shotgun King: The Final Checkmate is already on Steam, and available for pre-order now on Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series S|X and Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 & 5. The game will be released on March 3, 2023.

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