- Today Lead Designer Josh Glavine
has shared 5 reasons Shoot Many Robots is better with friends via Sony's PlayStation Blog.
To quote: Available tomorrow on PSN, Shoot Many Robots is an action game with a twist:
You can play with up to four people cooperatively online. If you don't already have an excuse to make three friends and kill some robots, we've provided five:
More, More, More
It's a simple formula. As you add more players to Shoot Many Robots, you'll encounter more robots, more explosions, and more chaos. Playing with co-op partners increases the number of robots in each level which means more things to kill... and more ways to kill them.
And more dead robots means more Nut pickups, which enable you to buy new guns and gear. All of the randomly dropping items like powerups and loot also drop more frequently. In co-op, everything is just more fun.
At the end of each mission, the players with the highest kill counts are rewarded with more Nuts. This means you must work cooperatively to complete a mission, while also competing for the most kills - hence, "co-opetition."
In co-op, you can revive your partners if they are downed. Having squadmates...