Game details

Game:
DuckTales Remastered
AKA
Genre:
Action
Sub Genre:
2D Platformer
Release Date (US):
August 13th, 2013
Release Date (UK):
August 14th, 2013
Players:
1
Online Players:
N/A
Developers:
WayForward Technologies
Publisher:
Capcom
Rating:
E [Everyone]
PSU Rank:
0 of 1166 Games
PSU Rank on PSN:
0 of 0 Games
Additional Information:
Also available on Xbox LIVE, Steam and Wii.

About DuckTales Remastered

A high-definition remake of the beloved NES sidescroller DuckTales, based on Disney's legendary cartoon series.

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PSU Review Score
8.5
Avg. user review score:
7.0

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Summary

DuckTales remastered is old-school platforming at its best, doing justice to the original while adding gorgeous visuals and extra content into the mix for good measure.

We like

  • Gorgeous visuals
  • Brilliant music
  • Challenging gameplay with plenty of extra content to unlock

We dislike

  • Too short
  • Occasional trial-and-error can be frustrating
  • Repetitive enemies

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For many, Capcom’s DuckTales on the NES is the quintessential example of platforming perfection during the late '80s and early '90s. Next to Mario and Sonic, you’d be hard pressed to find something as rewarding as Scrooge McDuck’s treasure-hunting adventure. As well as being a solid title in its own right, the game was one of the first to subvert the now-common notion that licensed titles are doomed to failur...

DuckTales Remastered News

  • Sony Europe unveils new PSN January sale

    Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) has lifted the lid on a slew of new January PlayStation Network discounts. Among the games featured in the sale include DuckTales Remastered and the truly excellent Far Cry 3. Check out the full line-up below, courtesy of the EU PS Blog. - - - - - ...

  • DuckTales gets 'Duckumentary' on art

    DuckTales Remasterd has received a suitably-dubbed ‘Duckumentary’ focusing on the art of the upcoming Disney platform title. The team at WayForward discuss the evolution of Scrooge McDuck and co. from classic NES sprites into the modern high-definition era, where the team have given t...

  • DuckTales Remastered video sees Scrooge visiting the Himalayas

    Capcom has released a new DuckTales Remastered video for you to feast your eyes on, this time giving us a peak at the Himalayas stage. Seen below, the footage shows off various gameplay including a tussle with a boss fight who looks rather like the abominable snowman. If that wasn’t enough ...

  • DuckTales Remastered due in August

    Retro-tastic platformer DuckTales Remastered will be released in August, publisher Capcom has revealed. Scrooge McDuck’s treasure-hunting adventure will be released on August 13 in the U.S. on PlayStation Network, priced $14.99. The game arrives in Europe on August 15 and will set you back ...

  • DuckTales Remastered E3 trailer takes Scrooge back to Transylvania

    Capcom has released the official E3 trailer for upcoming retro-tastic platformer DuckTales Remastered. Check it out below. DuckTales Remastered is based on the classic NES platform title and offers several new features including fresh stages and boss patterns. Unlike the original game, this H...

  • Capcom has a 'big surprise' in store for E3 as it reveals full line-up

    Capcom has unveiled its line-up for E3 next week, confirming the likes of Lost Planet 3 and DuckTales Remastered will be among the games on display. While there’s not many surprises in the line-up, it seems the Resident Evil developer does have something up its sleeves that it’s not r...

  • DuckTales Remastered to feature expanded plot

    The developer behind DuckTales Remastered has confirmed that the cartoon platform title will feature an expanded plot. Originally released on the NES in 1989, DuckTales was pretty barebones in terms of a story, as you can probably imagine. One such example includes the Moon stage, where Scrooge M...

  • Don't be an old Scrooge, check out these DuckTales Remastered images

    Capcom has released a dazzling batch of DuckTales Remastered screenshots for your viewing pleasure. Check out a quick shot below and then flap over to our DuckTales gallery to view the full bunch. The platform title, a remake of the NES classic, is being developed by WayForward Technologies ...

  • Scrooge voice actor and cast return for DuckTales Remastered

    Capcom has confirmed that Alan Young, the 94-year-old voice actor behind Scrooge McDuck, will return for the upcoming DuckTales Remastered. Young will be joined by the rest of the core cast from the classic Disney cartoon series to lend their voices to the upcoming remake of the NES platform tit...

  • DuckTales Remastered will revisit NES classic, coming to PSN this summer

    Capcom and development studio WayForward Technologies will bring DuckTales Remastered, an HD remake of the classic NES sidescroller, to PlayStation Network this summer. The news broke at PAX East 2013 earlier today, where Capcom announced that DuckTales Remastered will be a love letter to fans of t...

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