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PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate Coming To PS4 and Vita

Fluid conversion process.

Double Eleven is one of those great UK studios that has carved a path for itself with some very recognisable PlayStation favourites. Whether it’s bringing Sackboy to the Vita or putting PixelJunk Shooter onto Windows, Mac and Linux, they’ve always done a great job.

So it’s good news that the studio has just announced another mission to bring an old favourite to a new platform. PixelJunk Shooter Ultimate is coming to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita and it looks absolutely gorgeous.

That’s no surprise, of course, Double Eleven brought the compelling strategy of PixelJunk Monsters to the Vita and PC platforms with the Ultimate HD release and they have repeatedly shown themselves to be skilfully adept with the Vita’s hardware. The Shooter games join Frozen Synapse Tactics which is also under development at Double Eleven for PS Vita. This will be the first game(s) we know they’re bringing to the PS4.

It bundles up the campaigns from Shooter and Shooter 2 into one 60-frame-per-second (on PS4) package with upgraded visuals and cross platform play between PS4 and Vita. They’ve also updated the HUD and improved the scoring system, apparently. Another excuse to play a great game.

Source: EU PS Blog

  1. rama26285
    Since: Jun 2013


    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 16:21.
  2. blast71
    Since: May 2012

    Great little games, 100% completed Pixeljunk 1 but got stuck near the start of 2. Gonna have to get back to it one day.

    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 16:22.
  3. tactical20
    Since: May 2010


    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 16:23.
  4. TSBonyman
    Since: Dec 2009

    Yes! I would love a new game in the series but i won’t turn down the opportunity to play two of my favourite games in HD on PS4!

    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 16:50.
  5. coruscant
    Since: Oct 2010

    Never played PixelJunk before but looks like a great fit for my Vita, I’m really looking forward to this :)

    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 19:00.
  6. Kennykazey
    Since: Mar 2010

    Wait, both games in one and on PS4? I already own them on PS3, but this is suddenly a must buy!

    I wonder how the graphics have been improved.

    Comment posted on 05/03/2014 at 19:08.
  7. lambchop
    Since: Aug 2013

    I will defo go for this on Vita.

    Comment posted on 06/03/2014 at 10:31.
  8. Lieutenant Fatman
    Since: Jul 2013

    Sounds like a must have for the Vita, really enjoyed this on the PS3, but I know it will suit a handheld really well.

    Comment posted on 06/03/2014 at 10:43.
  9. KeRaSh
    Since: Nov 2009

    I’ll wait for it to come to PS+ but it’s a nice little game to fill the PS4 PSN library with!

    Comment posted on 07/03/2014 at 08:29.