updated 08:15 am EST, Thu March 25, 2004
Phelios debuts Kaijin
Phelios today announced the release of , its "shoot 'em up game" that builds on the "retro inspired qualities of a side scrolling game" with a modern twist: "The Year is 2546 on Planet Terria. For too long, genetically modified grown food and pollution from the ocean and environment created a harmful impact on the natural food chain of Planet Terria. Over time, the insects and ocean dwellers mutated in wildly unusual ways and became stronger and more intelligent.... They now feel that Terrians are their Public Enemy Number One. So, they developed a secret army and are now ready to eradicate theTerrians with all of their mutant force." The $25 title for Mac OS X features 63 levels, 3 gaming styles and 3 levels of difficulty.