Alwa’s Awakening Conjures 8-bit Nostalgia on February 2

Elden Pixels’ 8-bit Metroidvania adventure-platformer Alwa’s Awakening is all set for a Steam launch for PC/Mac/Linux on February 2nd. Check out the new launch trailer for a big ol’ dose of NES style nostalgia. Don’t forget to toss the game on your Steam Wishlist while you’re at it.

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