Disc Sport sequel Windjammers 2 will be launched in January

Dotemu, the developer and publisher of the beloved retro franchise 2D revival, such as “Angry Street” and “Fantastic Boy”, announced the release date of the sequel to its latest revival project, Beach Sports Windshield 2, January 20, bring a little summer fun, let us spend the cold winter.

Following in the footsteps of Windjammers (Neo Geo’s classic Data East game), Windjammers 2 showcases a unique experience of disc-based video game sports, including a cast of ten different characters, ten different courts for battle, and a series of accompanying The new mechanism of the game system is already fully functional.

The release date trailer strongly leans towards the comic style and shows the well-known high-speed discus action of the original, while showing different modes such as arcade mode, Frisbee attack and hot dog distance.

Interestingly, the developer and publisher Dotemu was recently taken over by Focus Entertainment (formerly Focus Home Interactive) in August. Although it is unlikely to have much impact on the development of Windjammers 2, it still represents one of the company’s Major changes. In any case, the game was successfully publicly tested in August last year, so it will be exciting to see the finished product in the end. As far as Dotemu is concerned, its other revivals are teary, because “Angry Street 4” is excellent.

Windjammers 2 will land on PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC and Stadia on January 20, and will be backward compatible with PS5 and Xbox Series X/S. The physical version will be available on an unannounced date later.