Nicalis, the publisher behind VVVVVV has announced via Twitter that the game will finally be coming to Europe on May 10th. The game is already available to purchase in North America, so it’s excellent to have a firm release date for VVVVVVV in Europe. The game has received positive reviews on both the Nintendo 3DS and PC.
Nicalis, an independent video game company, who worked with Pixel to bring the game to Nintendo ‘s WiiWare service has announced a publishing agreement with Terry Cavanagh for VVVVVV on the Nintendo 3DS eShop.
Released in late 2010 for PC, VVVVVV is a 2D action-platformer deeply rooted in the days of 8-bit gaming with incredibly challenging gameplay and secrets. In VVVVVV, you play as Captain Viridian, who must not only save a dimension on the brink of collapse, but also find your ship’s crew–all of whose names begin with the letter V.
Now 3DS owners can experience the critically acclaimed game in 3D, anywhere. When asked for an obligatory quote, Terry Cavanagh said, “I’m VVVVVVery excited about it! This is the first time anything I’ve made has been on a console.”