Delivered: Droid Assault- Collectors USB Cassette
“Delivered:” is a series in which we look at crowdfunded ideas that have successfully shipped to their supporters. We dive into the final product, after its long journey from concept to fulfillment”
Droid Assault, is releasing a limited edition collectors DRM free game for PC and Mac. The cassette is designed to slot seamlessly into my retro gaming collection. The unique format allows me to load the USB drive with tons of special features including soundtrack albums, artwork, retro archives and more. The shape of the game as a cassette is meant to fit perfectly with the other retro games that have been collected but can be used on a regular computer.
The story behind the game is:“Prepare for running blaster battles with hordes of rampaging killer robots! Discover a unique tactical arcade shooter, with the fun addictive gameplay of 8-bit classics. You'll need your wits and the help of your acquired droid squad to stay alive in this fast-paced retro actionfest. Wreak havok through 50 atmospheric levels of destructible scenery, avoid mines and turrets, and battle 48 different robot types from lowly Guardbots to the latest in Assassins, Special Ops and Battledroids.”
In addition to the DRM-free PC and Mac versions of Droid Assault, the USB cassette also comes loaded with a host of special features. It allows me to play awesome Neo- Retro demos and allows me to vote so that I can help them to know what kind of game that I want to see released next. Included with the game is also a soundtrack album, digital artwork collection, Hewson Retro archive and ultra bonus content.
The Droid Assault game has allowed me to be able to preview other retro content that I am interested in and provided lots of extras in support of my hobby. The cassette is small and can be carried in my pocket but also fits the same style as my other games. There is also an upgraded version that is available to To find out more about Droid Assault or to view their campaign please visit the links below.
Crowdfunding Campaign: Kickstarter
Launch Date: April 29, 2019
Ship Date: July 6, 2019
Website: Huey Games