Retro/Grade, backward shooter coming to PSN as exclusive, release date announced

It's a what now?

It's probably not going to mean much to you if we say that Retro/Grade is a sidescrolling shooter played backwards in time using a Guitar Hero accessory guitar as a controller, but check out the trailer and you'll have a better idea of what's going on here.

It's a little weird, but we like things that are a little weird. The big news that came out today though is that Retro/Grade will be exclusive to the PS3, and will be launching next month on August 21. It looks like Sony will indeed retain their crown and King, Queen, and Prime Minister of weird-yet-awesome indie games.

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