Choose your loadout
There are four kinds of weapons in Rollerdrome, which you’ll open all through the game:
- Pistols: The exemplary twofold guns. These deal quick fire, so they’re ideal to take out approaching rockets or mines. You can likewise utilize them to shock lock adversaries. Notwithstanding, guns don’t cause as much harm as different weapons, and they will not generally be successful against intensely shielded enemies.
- Shotgun: Slower than guns, the shotgun is as yet an awe-inspiring phenomenon. Trusting that the focus will arrange while in Reflex Time can land you a Slug Shot – a genuinely strong blow which can take out more vulnerable foes with a solitary shot.
- Grenade Launcher: One, it looks cool. Two, projectiles cause AOE harm, and can be utilized to dispense with numerous foes on the double – simply ensure you line the shot up right.
- Z-11: This long-range energy laser is amazing for keeping up with your combo when you wind up far away from enemies.
Combos are accomplished by disposing of adversaries one after another. Trading this way and that between weapons permits you to exploit the advantages of numerous weapons while keeping a combo. Have a go at passing the entryways over a Mecha Brut with a very much positioned projectile prior to shutting in and polishing it off with the shotgun. You can likewise shoot your own projectile with the guns, guaranteeing it explodes close to a particular foe. You might utilize the explosion to head in a different path mid-air, however you will likewise take harm – so utilize this strategy sparingly! Use Slug Shots to paralyze lock foes, and afterward wrap them up with a fast flood from the guns before have opportunity and willpower to magically transport away or protect up.
And recollect: it’s not only your own weapons available to you. A clever player will actually want to squeeze foes into utilizing their assaults against one another (or even themselves).
One of the key mechanics you’ll have to use in Rollerdrome is Reflex Time. You can get to Reflex Time by squeezing L2 – however utilize this cautiously, as Reflex Time just goes on for a couple of seconds prior to expecting to re-energize. In Reflex Time, you’ll encounter a short snapshot of slo-mo interactivity, which is an extraordinary chance to utilize the quick discharge guns and shock lock your foes.
In Super Reflex Time (which you can access by wonderful evading not long before you enter Reflex Time), you get a perceptible power help – this is an extraordinary chance to utilize guns at short reach, or the Z-11 for additional away enemies. While more often than not you’ll get to Super Reflex Time by evading foe assaults, you can likewise set off it by avoiding through your own projectile launcher’s blasts – empowering you to enact it according to your very own preferences, without hanging tight for the adversaries to attack.
Out of ammunition? Now is the ideal time to do a few stunts. In Rollerdrome, ammunition is procured by performing skate stunts, so you’ll have to zero in on that as well as on taking out your adversaries. The best value for your money comes from combining up and binding as one stunts – you can do this by hanging stunts along with wallrides, crushes, and gets. Have a go at utilizing Reflex Time while in the air mid-stunt to get a decent extension on a foe and take them out in style. Utilizing various stunts, as opposed to only similar ones again and again, is critical to getting greatest ammunition, so find a way to improve on a lot of various styles and utilize them any place you can. On the off chance that adjusting keeping your combo up and taking out foes simultaneously is demonstrating precarious, you can likewise get the drifting yellow Combo Tokens to move your combo along while you pull off a couple of a tad more ammunition. Then, at that point, now is the right time to wipe out your foes and arise victorious.
Rollerdrome is accessible August 16 on PS4 and PS5.
Huge on account of our astonishing devs Bartosz Rakowski (advisor), Dan Gronner (lead QA analyzer), David Jenkins (head of QA), and Jacob Mills (senior 3D level creator), who offered their recommendation and knowledge for this article.