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New Sparklite Gameplay Trailer Premiered In Nintendo Gamescom 2019 Showcase

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Switch indie title, Sparklite, was shown off at Gamescom earlier today, featuring procedurally generated levels, and more.

You play as Ada, adventuring across various levels using your arsenal of Rocket Boots, or a Spark Blitzer to defeat various enemies like the Lumbering Titan and his gremlins.

In a press release, key features of Sparklite were discussed, including,

  • Stunning visuals - Intricate pixel art aesthetic inspired by retro classics
  • Original soundtrack - GameCube inspired soundtrack by composer Dale North (Wizard of Legend)

  • Explore the world of Sparklite - Five beautiful, procedurally generated biomes

  • Invent your arsenal - Invent gadgets to solve puzzles and defeat enemies

  • Battle bosses - Take on the Baron Mining Corp and its formidable gremlin Titans

  • Meet the locals - Befriend the people of Geodia and help build The Refuge

Along with the trailer, developer Merge Games released a dev diary:

About Sparklite

Sparklite is an action-adventure set in a whimsical and ever-changing land. Battle foes in top-down action using an arsenal of gadgets, guns, and gear. Explore dangerous corners of the procedurally generated world, take down titans of the mining industry, and harness the power of Sparklite!


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.