[REVIEW] : City Connection Announces Multiple ‘Saturn Tribute X Taito’ Releases For Nintendo Switch Online Store

Japanese publisher City Connection has announced that it will feature Class Division and Galactic Attack S-Tribute On the Nintendo Switch web store and many other platforms on April 28.

Layer Section is a 1995 home console port of Taito arcade shoot ’em up Rayforce. The updated Switch game combines the console’s Sega Saturn version with the international version (known as galaxy attack). It includes music enhancements, quality of life features like rewind and slow down, and fast saves. Added to this is a new online assessment mode and the ability to change difficulty settings.

The game is coming to PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

City Connection recently announced that Layer Section & Galactic Attack S-Tribute will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. The game will first launch on PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch digitally on April 28, and then on Xbox One and PC at a later date. New features are planned such as rewind, slow mode, online leaderboards, etc.

GunlockWhere Ray Force to Japanis a type shoot ’em up vertical scroll developed and published by taito on an arcade terminal in 1993. It is worn on Saturn in 1995 and on this occasion, the editor renames it Layer Section upon its release in Japan and Galactic Attack in the rest of the world. Players control X-RAY, a mobile weapon equipped with lasers that fights against the Con-Human System for the survival of humanity.

This new version offers many additional features that are sure to appeal to fans of the license and that will allow neophytes to discover it. The game’s music has been improved and the main melodies have been remixed to give more depth to the title. New useful functions like rewind, slow mode and fast save have been added. It is also possible to compare scores with other players and discover the online mode. Controls have also been improved and players will be able to use all the firepower of lasers to put an end to the conflict between humanity and Con-Human.

Additional features:

  • Quick Save/Load – Save your progress at any time. Up to three slots available.

  • Level Selector – Play your favorite scenes with your preferred settings.

  • Expanded rapid fire settings – Rapid fire can now be faster than in the original version (15/second -> 30/second).

  • Changed Difficulty Related Settings – Play with difficulty that increases when certain conditions are met.

  • Scan Lines – Mimics the nostalgic display of CRT monitors.

  • Online Leaderboard – Switch to online leaderboard mode in settings to enter your score and check how you stack up against others.