Metal Dogs Content Update Releasing This Week
Developer 24Frame announced a content update for Metal Max spin-off action RPG Metal Dogs. The update will be released for the Japan-exclusive PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions on December 22, 2022, followed by its international PC Steam Early Access version on December 23, 2022. The update adds a series of nine additional quests, unlocked by upcoming completing the main story campaign, as well as three new WANTED monsters — Dr. Rafflesia, Daedalus, and Warshipsaurus — plus new weapons and accessories.
Metal Dogs is an action roguelike that stars Pochi the battle dog. Players lead their battle dog through a dungeon that changes with each run, fighting against hostile machines, including the powerful WANTED. Players can pick one of three breeds of dog: Pochi the Shiba Inu, Bell the Doberman, and Bonanza the Bulldog, picking up new weapons and armor as they progress through the dungeon. The game released internationally on Steam Early Access in 2021, with its console versions released in Japan earlier this year. Those looking to read more about Metal Dogs can check out Michael Baker’s review of its Japanese Nintendo Switch version.