We are excited to announce the release of Startled Monocle’s Mad Agents, a universal iOS game with a retro, 8-bit theme. The app has 60 progressively difficult levels.
Official Mad Agents game play trailer
Inspiration for the game
1) Inspired from nostalgia for the simple pick up and play 8-bit NES gaming era.
2) The intensely social gameplay mechanics arising from 2-player gaming from the 8bit gaming era.
3) Other well done iOS platformers, such as those from Ravenous Games that proved reflex-based platformers using virtual controls were viable.
Startled Monocle designer Van Le created the following sketches to illustrate components of the game:
We hope you enjoy Mad Agents. Leave a comment below to tell us what you think! Feel free to contact us as well.
View our official press release covering this news here.