Tango Gameworks announces Hi-Fi Rush, which launches today

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Xbox stunned avid gamers at its Developer Direct with a brand new title from Tango Gameworks: Hello-Fi Rush. It’s a rhythm-action recreation the place the hack-and-slash gameplay syncs with the music for a “residing soundtrack.” The builders additionally introduced it launches in the present day on PC, Xbox and Sport Go.

Hello-Fi Rush has a cartoonish artwork model harking back to video games like Jet Set Radio. It stars Chai, a “future rock star” and a solid of companions as they try to tackle a significant company. Chai should battle by way of its departments, every of which is themed after a musical style, and finishes every part with a boss battle.

As acknowledged, the sport is an motion title the place all of Chai’s in-game strikes sync with the soundtrack. It options licensed music in addition to unique songs. It seems to be like foolish enjoyable. The tongue-in-cheek trailer additionally touts Tango Gameworks’ earlier titles, The Evil Inside and The Evil Inside 2 (although it leaves out their 2022 title Ghostwire Tokyo).

Hello-Fi Rush title leaked earlier than the occasion, however not its content material. Tango’s founder, Shinji Mikami, has stated in earlier interviews that he needs the studio to department out from survival horror, and Hello-Fi Rush seems to be about as removed from that style because it’s doable to get.

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