Retro Bowl – Old School Gridiron Glory
Dig out those classic vibrant uniforms and get ready to blitz, pass, and tackle your way to sweet 8-bit football supremacy in Retro Bowl! Developers New Star Games channeled quintessential NES-era sports action for a pixelated pigskin experience packing all the hard hitting fun without complex playbooks to memorize.
After selecting your team, you take the helm as coach/play-caller. Assemble a roster, make trades, manage contracts and upgrades to craft your franchise. When gameday arrives, it’s you versus the AI choosing offensive plays while defenders react. It’s like Tecmo Bowl evolved for 2021!
On the field, timing route throws just right as receivers break open proves extremely satisfying. Key defensive stops or user-controlled interceptions likewise supply big momentum shifts. You feel invested in the outcome since you directly dictate the on-field action.
And while you can certainly quick-play single exhibition games, the franchise mode creates enduring appeal. Multiple seasons tracking player development, playoff pushes, and Super Bowl dreams give your decisions weight. Will your coaching strategies and roster maneuvering result in dynasty or disaster?
Factor in leaderboards, stat tracking, and difficulty options and Retro Bowl provides a dynamic modernization of quintessential old school football gaming. Fans longing for the golden days of pixelated pigskin greatness need look no further!
Controls Retro Bowl:
- Select plays by tapping the play icon
- Choose a receiver with a direction then tap pass button to throw
- Tap runners to hand off or tap gaps to run yourself
- Players move and tackle automatically
- Tap on a defender before snap to control him
Goal of the Game Guide your team through a full season and playoffs to reach the Retro Bowl championship! Make roster moves, upgrade facilities, master plays to build a dynasty.
- Sign free agents and make trades to improve your roster
- Manage player contracts and development
- Upgrade facilities like your stadium, rehab center, and scouting
- Customize team names, logos, uniform colors and more