Super Mighty Power Man devs discuss how they use today's tech to improve on NES game traditions

A portion of a NintendoChitChat interview with Box Hedge Games...

NCC: The description also mentions that it is “a 2D action-platformer in the purest NES form” that also has “today’s technological advancements.” Could you go into a little more detail about how it makes use of both modern advancements and classic NES gameplay?

BHG: Like Yacht Club Games approached the creation of their great game Shovel Knight, we decided to discard some unnecessary limitations from the early days. So, we smoothed out character movements, added parallax effects, added colors when necessary, added more frames in animations, added more VFX, etc. We are quite happy with the result and it does not undermine the NES aesthetic of the game.





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