Critter Crunch devs are creating a Contra-like shooter with time travel

Capybara Games is preparing a run-and-gun shooter called Super Time Force for release in 2013 on XBLA.

Every time players die, they can rewind time and play alongside themselves, eventually teaming up with a whole army of their former selves. You can also "save" yourself to prevent you from dying again.

Check out the latest trailer below … which features some interesting animations, including a segment reminiscent of Saturday morning cartoons.

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