SNK announced that sci-fi fantasy RPG Biomotor Unitron releases May 26th for Switch. Biomotor Unitron originally released on the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR in 1999 as the first RPG for the handheld. The Switch version features a digital manual based from the original manual found for the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR release.
Read up on more details and check out the announcement trailer below via SNK:
Osaka, Japan, May 25th, 2022 – SNK CORPORATION is proud to announce that BIOMOTOR UNITRON is now available to download today, on Nintendo Switch. Originally developed for the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR in 1999, BIOMOTOR UNITRON was the first RPG for SNK’s handheld system and lets players experience an epic sci-fi fantasy world and battle mighty enemies as the humanoid battle robot Unitron.
Players take on the role of Unitron pilots as they explore dungeons to acquire various materials. These dungeons change their appearance every time a pilot enters them. A Unitron’s shape changes according to the pilot’s level – new weapons can be developed by synthesizing materials and parts, so everyone can create their own Unitron!
In the arena, the hall of fame of Unitron Masters, the strongest enemies gather, and players can battle it out with the strongest Unitron for the glorious title of “Master of Masters”.
The instruction manual included with the game is for the NEOGEO POCKET COLOR version. Therefore, some specifications may differ on Nintendo Switch. Trading functions are not implemented.