Another retro gaming news story for you all, and one I think many will still be interested in playing when it gets an eventual release, is the upcoming game of Knights & Slimes for the C64 by Monte Boyd. Yes indeed we’ve just found out that not only is Monte Boyd still working on his new arcade platformer for the C64, but the creator behind the game has has recently released some new footage showing a few level layouts, Music and SFX (WIP), and a whole bunch of selectable knights for you to play as!
Oh yes, there will be a whole bunch of selectable knights for you to play as in Knights and Slimes C64! There’ll be a few options by default, and then others you can purchase with collected stars. #c64 #commodore #commodore64 #retrogame #indiegame pic.twitter.com/jtlnguTVJq
— Monte Boyd (@monteboyd) April 6, 2022
Although the creator has shown some more footage above which looks to be an Arcade platformer as you play as a knight popping slimes across multiple levels. The developer has stuck to his word thus far as he did say previously that he is hoping to turn the game into something more throughout the next few months. So yes if you’re looking for a very decent looking C64 game in the near future, Knights & Slimes by Monte Boyd certainly looks like a game that many will enjoy when it gets an eventual release.