Co-op Shmup Dimension Drive Heads to PS4 in April 2018

Publisher Eastasiasoft and developer 2Awesome Studio have announced a PlayStation 4 port for Dimension Drive.

Their cooperative-play focused shoot ’em up will launch for PlayStation 4 sometime this month, via the PlayStation Store. Featured above, you can view a trailer from the game’s Windows PC and Switch versions.

A limited print, 2000 unit physical release is planned and will be available exclusively via the Play-Asia store.

Here’s a rundown on the game, via Eastasiasoft:


Dimension Drive is a Dual-Battlefield space shooter with a teleportation mechanic. It seamlessly combines shooting and puzzle mechanics. Dimension Drive will teleport you into a comic book styled sci-fi space opera set in a multidimensional universe. The Ashajuls, a cruel multidimensional alien race, are attacking our universe. Fight as Jackelyne Tywood (a.k.a. Jack) in The Manticore, a legendary ship capable of teleporting across space and dimensions. Uncover the mysteries of your past and the origin of the Dimension Drives with your trusty friend and A.I., “V.E.R.A.”, at your side.

Key Features:

  • A New Type of Shoot’em Up: Dimension Drive is a Dual-Battlefield vertical Shoot’em Up with a focus on smart, quick teleporting.
  • Unlock several weapons by finding secret data cubes in the levels and improve your arsenal for the ultimate fight. Choose the best weapon for each level.
  • Rich Sci-fi Adventure: Unfold the secrets of the Dimension Drives and your past, teleport across the multiverse fighting the ultimate threat, and meet new races and allies!
  • Clever mix of mechanics: A seamless combination of levels focusing on strategic shooting and real-time puzzles will make you question what you know about shoot’em ups.
  • 2 games on your screen: Multitask and single-handedly fight 2 shoot’em ups side-by-side.
  • 4 difficulty modes: Normal, Hard, Extreme and Insane!
  • Mirror Dimension: Finished the 13 levels of the campaign? Play the Mirror Dimension levels. 13 extra levels in this New Game+ mode.
  • Single player and local co-op: Play solo or enjoy our unique take on 2 player mode: total cooperative where both players share everything down to their lives, play as a team or die.
  • Advanced scoring system: Obtain the best score in the leaderboards.
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