Square Enix has announced the release of Thexder Neo for PSP, a remake of the classic side-scrolling shooter featuring slick animation, strategic transforming-mech gameplay, and homing lasers.

PSP and PSPgo owners can now experience the excitement of the original, complete with revamped graphics, a novice mode, six-player online races, and a host of other all-new features.

The game's available now from the PlayStation Store priced £7.99.