For its ten years, the beat’em up from the cult comic Scott Pilgrim Vs The World returns in a remastered version on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC.
Published from 2004, the comic Scott Pilgrim Vs The World quickly gained a reputation among all fans of independent comic books. In 2010, when the saga had just ended in bookstores, a film adaptation by Edgar Wright had tried to make the hero known to a wider audience. And if the film was not the hoped-for box, it has now become cult. At the same time, a video game adaptation appeared on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. Ten years later, this game is back for its anniversary in a full version available since Thursday, January 14, 2021 on Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Stadia and PC with the possibility of playing it also on Playstation 5 and Xbox Series thanks to backward compatibility.
Scott Pilgrim is a bassist in a rock group looking to break into the world of music by going through competitions. While he was already in a relationship with Knives, he will fall under the spell of Ramona, a girl with pink hair still rollerblading. But in order to be able to date her, he will have to successfully beat his seven old demonic boyfriends.
Scott Pilgrim Vs The World is a beat’em up that follows the plot of the comic book in which you can play as desired Scott Pilgrim where other characters from the saga like Ramona Flowers, Knives Chau or Stephen Stills. Playable alone or up to four players locally or online, you will need to combine the talents of your comrades to progress in the different levels against The League of Seven Evil Exes of Ramona dont Lucas lee and Gideon Graves. Many secrets and different game modes will be unlocked such as a clash against a horde of zombies, a prisoner ball game, a Battle Royale mode and mini-games in a parallel dimension.
Scott Pilgrim Vs The World had been jointly developed by Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Chengdu. The game had been run by Paul Robertston noticed thanks to the animated short Pirate Baby’s Cabana Battle Street Fight 2006 which took on the appearance of a Beat ‘Em Up. The author of the comic Bryan Lee O’Malley and the director of the film Edgar Wright were also closely involved in the design of the game. This new edition of Scott Pilgrim Vs The World will include remastered graphics and both expansion packs Knives Chau and Wallace Wells.