A classic 2D shooter based on the Robotech license that mixes side-scrolling and forced perspective gameplay. Select from 4 characters initially. There are a total of 6 side scroll and 2 forced perspective levels. The characters each have 5 abilities that the player can upgrade with experience points earned based on performance in each level. There are both cooperative (2 player) and deathmatch (4 player) multi-play modes supported via the link cable.