Hot 2D Metroidvania Pixels, B.I.O.T.A. Team Releases New Gameplay Trailer

Take command of a crack commando squad to explore a mutant-filled asteroid. Discover over 10 biomes on foot and in multiple vehicles while unlocking in B.I.O.T.A

Developer small bros has released a new gameplay trailer showing brand new B.I.O.T.A footage was captured from multiple locations throughout this upcoming 2D Metroidvania. Featuring glorious 8-bit visuals and an upbeat chiptunes soundtrack, B.I.O.T.A is a love letter to adventure games of the past.

As the Gemini 2 commando squad, players will battle more than 40 types of mutants as they traverse ten different environments throughout Frontier Horizon, an asteroid mining base overrun by a mysterious biological organism. While exploring on-foot or using one of the many vehicles available, each of your eight squad members will discover unique unlockable weapons and abilities to help you survive deadly trap and mutant-filled corridors.


On release, B.I.O.T.A will be available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, and Russian. B.I.O.T.A is planned to launch on Steam and GOG later in 2021.

About small bros
small bros is a tiny, but fierce, one-man video game studio founded in 2015 by Ivan Porrini.  Building on the studio’s first release, ghostly matter, B.I.O.T.A will be small bros second title.


About Retrovibe

As Retrovibe, we support teams bringing the excitement of a new wave of retro games to players of all kinds. As a small team of experienced industry specialists, we believe in the beauty and simplicity of old-school gaming. We work hand-in-hand with indie developers to bring the best new retro games to life on modern platforms by ensuring the developers’ only focus is their game. By being partners and supporters, and not a soulless corporation, the passionate developers we work with can bring their ideas to life with confidence. The future of gaming lies in friendliness, honesty, transparency, and what we like to call Fair Publishing.

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!

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