Retro is not going to retreat. Thus, you can expect that upcoming Cuphead game will return you back to old cartoons. At least this is what Cuphead trailer promises. More specific details are still in disguise however we have managed to learn something about Cuphead gameplay and other features.
Cuphead Release Date
Unfortunately Cuphead official release date is still kept in disguise. As we know it will be released in 2016. However, it is unlikely to expect any details on Cuphead release date PS4 since this game is being developed for Xbox and PC only. Perhaps Cuphead Xbox release will be on the same date with PC one but we will give more details on Cuphead 2016 release date as soon as developers make any claims.
Being of typical 1930’s cartoon type this game is not going to offer a complicated storyline. Two characters known as Cuphead and Mugman used to fight against Devil but lost. Now they want to revenge. This is where you are going to help them.
Cuphead System Requirements
As Cuphead trailer says you can play this game on Xbox One and PC. Requirements are here.
Intel CPU Core i3 2115C 2.0 Ghz / Athlon II X3 455
Nvidia GPU GeForce GT 720 v2 / AMD GPU Radeon R5 7400 K
RAM 3 GB
HDD Space 1 GB
It said that this game is going to be plain and simple. Cuphead gameplay is not going to surprise. However, it graphics aspect is rather strong. This game looks stylish and offers you retro style and retro opportunities of famous American cartoons. You are going to beat bosses in each level to find the Devil. Your skills include magic and guns. Nevertheless, there such abilities as using cups to beat your opponents.
Cuphead and Mugman are two strange looking protagonists who intend to defend their world and take revenge. Their rival is known as Devil. You are going to fight a good deal of bosses. They also have untypical shapes such as flower, for instance. However, names and stories of most of them are not known yet.
Cuphead is the main charecter. He is played by the first player. He wears red pants. His straw is of red colour.
Mugman is given to the second player. His primary colour is blue while his eyes and nose are much bigger than Cuphead’s.
The Devil is the main antagonist. He has claws, sharp teeth and horns. He has an unplesant smile. His laughter is terrifying and used to make his enemies freeze. He knows how to fly as well.
Potato is one of the bosses found in Botanic Panic. He can throw stones and all the objects around him at you. However, he cannot aim at you and will attack fiercely.
Carrot is a boss in so called Botanic Panic. He can aim at you and attack then. He knows which move you are going to make because his ability is to calculate and predict your tactics.
Cuphead boss rush is an aspect which has been widened significantlly. Now this game is not about beating one boss after another, it involves such elements as simple puzzles and even playing slot machines.
All bosses of Cuphead game are reasonably kept in secret and their whole list will be known closer to the release date itself. Nevertheless, Cuphead boss fights are going to be a big fun since they provide you opportunity to use your skills and dodge severe attacks. You have to plan you tactics as well in order to make the right hit in a right time.
Thus, when flower boss from Cuphead attacks you, for example, you should be skillful enough to stay away from his roots. Cuphead shows moon boss as well who uses his sharp nose to defeat you. You are going to combine tactics of self protection and smart attacks which will lead you to the victory.
Cuphead final boss is going to be that very devil who used to tease our characters. He is shown in a typical cartoon style in black tuxedo with horns and sharp teeth. His main ability is flying which gives him numerous advantages.
How many bosses Cuphead will offer is the answer which is difficult to answer. The only right assumption is many because this is the key element of this game.
This is a typical run and gun type of game. Cuphead gameplay offers you third person view and numerous levels where you are going to fight new bosses. It is said that each boss has individual features and you will need to use your tactics to beat them. Player can choose characters between Cuphead and Mugman. There is an unlimited number of lives. Weapons which you find do not disappear and stay with you throughout the game. Both characters have different abilities. They can also perform super hits when you reach a necessary amount of scores. As you can predict, Cuphead gameplay has a mode for two players where you can chose Cuphead and Mugman.