Rico was announced in 2018 by the teams at Ground Shatter and its publisher Numskull Games, but today it is his successor Rico: London who shows himself and who reveals his Publication date is planned for September 2nd.
On New Year’s Eve 1999 in London, Rico: London puts you in the shoes of a cop. When Detective Redfern sees a weapon swap, she decides to intervene. Break in doors, dodge bullets, collect your enemies’ weapons … all means are good to reach the top floor of this skyscraper full of gangsters.
It will be possible to play at different levels of difficulty while local or online collaborations are part of the game if you wish. A character improvement system will also be in place to improve your skills during the game. The developers promise a gripping story and intense action phases. In terms of graphics, the choice was made to make the game cel-shaded to create a comic book effect.
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Rico: London Releases for Xbox One, Xbox Series and PC on September 2, 2021.