Perspective: Side view
Visual: 2D scrolling
Setting: Cyberpunk / Dark Sci-Fi
Published by: Absolute Entertainment
Developed by: Instinct Design, Mirage Technologies (Multimedia) Ltd.
Rise of the Robots is a fighting game for the game console 3DO in it we have to play for the cyborg, fighting with various robots. In 2043, technology has moved far ahead and almost all aspects of human life are accompanied by robots. The leading position in the high-tech market is taken by the mega-corporation Electrocorp. At their Metropolis 4 they are developing a new project of collective intelligence - a hive consisting of trillions of nanobots. Supervisor quickly learns and through time becomes the pinnacle of artificial intelligence, able to control every aspect of daily plant activities. It can control every robot, computer system, nuclear power plant and armed forces.
In November of the same year, the most powerful computer virus EGO was found in the collective consciousness. Supervisor starts to develop by itself, he begins to associate himself with a woman and takes a female form in the form of a humanoid, becoming Gynoid. The virus spreads through the entire Electrocorp plant. Every droid is infected with it, and now it raises them to rebellion. All human personnel with Metropolis 4 were quickly evacuated. And the plant itself is surrounded from the outside. But there is a possibility that this infection can spread beyond the factory, plunging the world into chaos. The only hope for the world is the cyborg ECO35-2, also called "Coton". He was not affected by the virus, since he has an organic human brain. At the same time he thinks like a person and has emotions. He is sent to neutralize the supercomputer.