It wouldn't be a proper side-scrolling game without a section where you inexplicably surf.
Really, that's all that needs to be said of these new Hard Corps: Uprising screenshots. Unfortunately, it's not quite late enough in the evening where I'm fine with a one-line post, so let's continue, shall we?
Arc System Works also got the obligatory robot monstrosity with a huge, exposed eye; another favorite for any game in which there are foul-intentioned machines, and guns with which to shoot said machines. So yeah -- surfing, eye robots, and slick visuals. I'm in.