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You are humanity’s last hope of survival in Thunderbolt Collection

Compilation of vertical shooters from the mid-90s in two flavours of bit in August.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

São Paulo – July 25th, 2022 - QUByte Interactive, in partnership with PIKO Interactive, is pleased to announce a classic game, QUByte Classics: Thunderbolt Collection by PIKO that will be available on August 4th for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4/5, Xbox One and Xbox Series S|X.

Thunderbolt Collection is a compilation of two vertically-scrolling shoot ‘em ups from the series Thunderbolt released in 1995 exclusive on east, that brings numerous features to the genre, while also being accessible to newcomers and a good challenge for the enthusiastic.

Your goal is simple: destroy all the enemies that will come until you reach the final boss of the stage, make it easier and faster as you collect items and power-ups to enhance your health bar, increase your speed and upgrade or acquire new weapons. You’ll lead humanity to survival.

The QUByte port brings the 8-bit and 16-bit versions of the game, both with official English localization and new features to improve your experience like: control remapping, which allow players to customize controller buttons as they like it better, different screen types and save states.

Game Features

  • Well balanced difficult in comparison to other games of the genre;
  • Weapons and power-ups variety;
  • Well thought and effective weapon system;
  • 4 screen filters;
  • 3 display options;


For more information, join the Discord community and follow QUByte on Twitter.

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About QUByte Interactive
QUByte is a Brazilian Game Developer and the largest Latin American Publisher on consoles. Our goal is to develop the industry through Porting and Publishing partnerships making games available to a broader audience on all major platforms, so they can realize their full potential.

About PIKO Interactive
Game development and publishing company that focuses on launching video games in cartridge format for retro consoles and brings them to modern consoles and PC.

Media Contact:
Email to [email protected] for interview requests, press inquiries and review keys for Switch, Xbox and PlayStation.

All rights reserved © 2022 QUByte Interactive.

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