Konami's Classic Shooter Contra Gets a Reboot on Mobile Platform
The 1987 run and gun action game Contra (named Gryzor in EU) is a milestone in arcade game history. Chinese developer Tencent Games and Konami has recently reboot the game on mobile platform and added online co-op play to the game.
In addition to the classic elements like the side view, waves of enemies, rains of bullets, and the iconic characters Bill and Lance, the mobile version of Contra employs features that commonly seen in today's mobile games such as daily events, weapon upgrades, special skills, level system, RNG, and so on.
In the mobile version, Bill, Lance as well as the new female character have HP so they don't die in one hit. Likewise, the enemies and enemy construct display their HP. There are classic maps and enemies from the original Contra series, and there are new maps and enemies, too. Watch the gameplay video below and tell us what you think of it.
Contra mobile game has started limited beta in China.