Tokyo 42 Now Available for Xbox One and PC; New Launch Trailer Debuts - Gameranx (blog)

Indie developer SMAC and Mode 7 have finally released their long-awaited title Tokyo 42 today for Xbox One and PC users. For those who don't know, the game is a semi-top down shooter game, which is heavily inspired by titles like Syndicate and the ...

Good: Beautiful Game World, Low Gravity Parkour, Katanas, Unique Entertaining Gameplay - Just Push Start

Tokyo 42 is a brand new isometric open-world shooter from SMAC and Mode 7. Both the developer and publisher side of things have taken place in the UK for this Japanese themed title. With a hand crafted game world, a plethora of weapons at your disposal ...

Indie isometric shooter game Tokyo 42 launches on Steam - ZeroLives.com

Indie development studio SMAC Games has announced it has released the indie isometic shooter game Tokyo 42. Framed for a murder you didn't commit, players delve into a world of assassins, deadly corporate intrigue and cats as they explore a ...

Isometric shooter 'Tokyo 42' is now available on PC and Xbox One - Neowin

Described as a combination of Syndicate (1993) and Grand Theft Auto by the developer, Tokyo 42 is an isometric open world shooter for PC and Xbox One. The game is developed by indie studio SMAC Games, consisting of brother duo Sean Writing and ...

Tokyo 42 review: A beautiful isometric action game that misses the mark - Ars Technica

Links: Steam | Official Website With a wry smile and referential wit, Tokyo 42—a sci-fi, isometric action game from indie developer Smac and publisher Mode 7—borrows generously from seminal genre staples like Bladerunner. Almost everything about ...

Tokyo 42 PC review - PCGamesN

You awake in your miniscule, boxy flat to a breaking news report about an assassination. Police are closing in on the killer's building; the news channel say they're going live to a camera within the assassin's apartment. The TV screen shows a cell ...

Tokyo 42 Review: Assassins Dream of Electric Sheep (and Brutalist Architecture) - USgamer

The first thing we see in Tokyo 42 is a claustrophobic apartment. The type of closet-sized studio akin to what you'd find in San Francisco for $3,000 a month. But the quiet, or as quiet as it gets in a city, doesn't last for long. Soon, our identity ...

Tokyo 42 Review: Bringing Together the Best of Grand Theft Auto, Monument Valley, and Hotline Miami? - NDTV

Tokyo 42 is a game that wears its inspirations on its sleeve. The art direction is reminiscent of Monument Valley, while its open-world and interactions are derived from earlier Grand Theft Auto games, and its combat has a lot in common with Hotline Miami.

Tokyo 42 review: 'Not the game it could have been' - GQ.com

Tokyo 42 has all the hallmarks of a great indie game. Its fictional dystopian world of “micro Tokyo” is distinct, vibrant and unique; its isometric action gameplay is fast-paced but, at least on the surface, and inventive, allowing players to create ...

Tokyo 42 Review - Tons of Style - CGMagazine

Tokyo 42 handed me a gun in the first few minutes and told me to have at it. That's a damn good way to start a game. The minutes that follow are just as compelling. You—as in you, the player—need to get acquitted of a murder you didn't commit by ...

Review: Tokyo 42 - Destructoid

There's a neon heart at the center of Tokyo 42's cyberpunk playground. The isometric, open-world action game feels as though it could fit in your hands; a diorama of sleek architecture meant to be spun and examined from every angle. Its mix of winding ...

Tokyo 42 for Xbox One review: A sleek and stylish shooter you don't want to miss - Windows Central

Tokyo 42 is a sleek twin-stick shooter for Xbox One, but it's the game's stylish city that really steals the show. Tokyo 42 is a game that's hard not to be drawn into. From its reveal early last year, its miniature isometric world has been the center ...

Tokyo 42 review: Style and subtance clash in this open world indie shooter - International Business Times UK

Tokyo 42's action takes place in bustling, brightly-coloured cityscapes laid out like delicate dioramas, but the neon-lit sights disguise a seedy criminal underworld. Civilians move freely, swarming over the world like ants on an errant doughnut ...

Review - GameSpace.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

You're having a relaxing evening at your apartment in Tokyo. “BREAKING NEWS! Murder in Tokyo! The first murder of 2042 has been confirmed by police. Thanks to the Tokyo Police Department's tireless detective work, the culprit has been identified.

Tokyo 42 Review - IGN

This future set stealth-action game has no shortage of style, but unreliable combat controls and all too apparent glitches prevent it from being a complete hit. By Tristan Ogilvie When played strictly as a stealth game, Tokyo 42 is a total blast. As a ...

Inside the stylish, cyberpunk future of Tokyo 42 - The Verge

Early on in Tokyo 42, I found myself being chased through a busy thoroughfare by gun-wielding thugs. Civilians rushed off in every direction as bullets whizzed past, and flickering electronic billboards only added to the visual madness. I managed to ...

Tokyo 42, hyper-stylish isometric open-world shooter, is now available on Steam - DSOGaming (blog)

SMAC Games has announced the release of Mode 7's hyper-stylish isometric open-world shooter, Tokyo 42. In Tokyo 42, players can spin the camera to see every angle of this beautifully hand-crafted micro Tokyo, as they discover a huge range of weapons, ...

Tokyo 42 Launches On PC, PS4 And Xbox One (video) - Geeky Gadgets

Those of you that have been patiently waiting for the new Tokyo 42 to launch you will be pleased to know that the stylish isometric open world shooter is now available to play on PC and Xbox One, and will be later available on the PlayStation 4. As you ...

Tokyo 42 - Out Today on Steam and Xbox One - Launch Trailer Released - Gamasutra

[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.] SMAC Games and Mode 7 are overjoyed to announce the release of Tokyo 42 on Steam and Xbox One today, ...

Tokyo 42 Released on Xbox One and PC, Launch Trailer - Gamers Hell

Set in a future Tokyo, Tokyo 42 will see you become an assassin and uncover a dark conspiracy that will affect everyone. With open-world single player and competitive multiplayer, you will buy and use a host of weapons and tools to approach the many ...