Remember the great game Gauntlet? It is definitely one of my favorite games of all time, and now it is available on the PlayStation 4 for you to relive your glory days.

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released Gauntlet: Slayer Edition on the PlayStationNetwork that lets’ you once again play the Warrior, Wizard, Valkyrie, and Elf.

Based on one of the first multiplayer arcade games,this new Gauntlet experience is a perfect couch co-op game, allowing players to select from four classic fantasy-based characters – Warrior, Wizard, Valkyrie or Elf – each with a distinctive play style, unique strengths and weaknesses. In this enhanced edition of the game, players will encounter new hero weapons and abilities, new monster types, and additional features that increase team dynamics and strategy, including spin attacks, shield throws, summoning, and magic abilities for the iconic characters, as well as a new, anticipated Endless gameplay mode.

Gauntlet: Slayer Edition Launch Trailer

Available now for PS4:!/en-us/games/gauntlet-slayer-edition/cid=UP1018-CUSA00701_00-GAUNTLETGAME0000 From Arrowhead Game Studios, the classic Gauntlet 4-player co-op action gameplay returns in a completely new experience! Battle the endless hordes of foes as you and your friends fight for treasure and glory via both local and online co-op multiplayer in the updated Slayer Edition!

The new release includes a Colosseum challenge, relic and potion function, weapon abilities and customization, and more.

You can get the game today for $19.99 from the PlayStation Network – and you better believe, that by the time you’ve read this, I’ve already downloaded the game and am an hour into feeding that damn elf that needs food badly.

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For more information on Gauntlet: Slayer Edition, please visit the official website, Facebook, and Twitter.

About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third party game titles.

About Arrowhead Game Studios 

Based out of Stockholm, Sweden, Arrowhead Game Studios is an award winning game development company focusing on developing games that are innovative and challenging, targeting primarily creative gamers. The company philosophy is based on three guiding principles – entertainment, innovation and quality. Arrowhead was named one of Game Developer Magazine’s “Top 30 Developers”.

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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

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