Press release

Retaliate Blasts onto Steam July 15 – Demo Available Now for Steam Next Fest!

Outwit Your Foes and Turn the Tables in This Retro-Inspired Space Shooter

Wilmington, NC – June 3, 2024 – Get ready to blast off into an intergalactic adventure with Retaliate, a retro-inspired space shooter with a unique twist, launching on Steam on July 15.

From Romans I XVI Gaming, Retaliate challenges players to survive without the infinite ammo of yesteryear. Instead, absorb enemy weapons and turn them against your foes!


No Ammo? No Problem!

In Retaliate, you start with no ammo. Use your shield to destroy enemies and absorb their weapons, then retaliate with their own firepower. It’s a fresh twist on the classic space shooter formula.

Uncover a Galactic Mystery

Embark on a mission to end the reign of terror by discovering who has seized control of the galaxy's weapons.

Arcade Modes:

Endless Mode: Go for the high score.
Trials Mode: Tackle specific challenges.
Classic Mode: Experience the original inspiration behind Retaliate.

Customize Your Ship

Head to the hangar to customize your ship and shield.

Demo Available Now!

Play the Retaliate demo during Steam Next Fest from June 10 - 17 and experience the thrill today!


About Romans I XVI Gaming

Romans I XVI Gaming, led by independent developer Austin Sojka, is dedicated to crafting unique and engaging gaming experiences. Based in Iowa, Austin has spent nearly a decade developing games for various platforms including Roku, Xbox, PlayStation, PC, Android, iOS, and FireTV.