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Saturday, 26 May 2018

Yoku’s Island Express - Story Trailer - Nintendo Switch


Yoku's Island Express is released 29th May 2018 Nintendo Switch!

Say hello to Yoku the Dung Beetle, a new hero who has arrived on Mokumana Island to relieve the resident pterodactyl postmaster, or Pterodactyl, as he's known, of his duties.

He's ready for the easy life, soaking up the sun and delivering parcels on a tropical paradise! However, Yoku will quickly discover that an ancient Island deity is trapped in a restless sleep, and a host of colourful, quirky islanders are plagued by quakes and storms brought forth by its nightmares.

It's all down to Yoku to traverse the island using a unique blend of pinball mechanics and open world exploration, in an amazing quest to help those in need!

Flip and bump our pint-sized protagonist around the stunning hand-painted island on your quest to rebuild the post-office and wake an old god from its deep slumber.

Click here to buy from Amazon (Opens in a new window)

Thursday, 24 May 2018

METRICMINDS ANNOUNCES RELEASE DATE FOR VR FISHING GAME CATCH & RELEASE FOR THE STEAM & OCULUS STORE

Frankfurt – 24th May 2018​ ​– Internationally renowned game services company METRICMINDS GmbH & Co. KG has announced their first VR project called "Catch & Release". The game will bring its brand of meditative, relaxed virtual reality fishing to the Steam & Oculus store on June 7th, 2018.



Catch & Release is a virtual reality fishing experience like no other - It combines the inherently relaxing activity of fishing on a lake with beautiful surroundings and game mechanics that take a step back to let the player enjoy their time on a virtual fishing trip freely and without stressful distractions like timers or forced missions. The game features one of the most beautiful environments in VR, brought to life with dense nature, local fauna like geese and bears and diverse, interesting fishing spots and landscape features. The colourful art style supports the goal of immersing the player in a peaceful world free from stressful distractions that lets players decide they way they want to play the game.



Watch the announcement trailer:

https://youtu.be/prU1IKuDpVI

Players can enjoy their time in the game freely, or they can pick up missions and challenges to progress and unlock new gear and items for themselves.



Catch & Release Features:

● The Boat - Use the unique rowing mechanics to find the best fishing spots and explore the beautiful environment.

● The Fishing Rod - Throw the line out and attract a fish - Your interactive fishing rod offers you full control, with different bait and lures and haptic feedback.

● The Shop - Sell your fish and buy new gear and items in the in-game shop!

● Fishing - Catch the biggest fish, fight to reel them in, but don't let them snap the line and escape! You'll need strategy and finesse to tire them out if you want to make the greatest catch!

● Secrets - Find trash or treasure. The lake hides more than just fish!

● Music - Over 30 commercial tracks that have been specially curated for Catch & Release playing on the in-game boat radio. Licensed by Flip Entertainment, the tracks were selected to enhance the in-game music with a non-standard selection aimed at improving the overall immersive experience.



Catch & Release is set to launch for the Steam & Oculus store on the 7th of June 2018 with a PSVR version scheduled to be available in summer of 2018.



The game has been developed in close cooperation with Advanced Interactive Gaming Ltd. from Hamilton, Bermuda.

Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Kabounce - Launch Trailer | PS4



Kabounce is a team versus team, third person, multiplayer pinball game in which you control the ball.

Each match players battle in a team versus team format, hitting bumpers claims them for your team and grants you points. Points can be stolen with pre-selected abilities. Bank points at the goal to add them to your team's score and prevent the opposing team from stealing them. At the end of each round, the highest scoring team wins.


KEY FEATURES:
Experience Pinball inspired gameplay from the perspective of the ball

Extensive customization with millions of combinations to personalize your pinball

Unlock cosmetics, stat tracking, leaderboards, and more

Addictive Online-Multiplayer competitive action for up to 8 players, team versus team

Up to 4-player split screen mode that can be played offline, or online

Single-player challenges to test your skill against ghosts or the world

TerraTech Free Week Begins on Steam, Featuring Multiplayer Beta and Biggest Ever Discount



London, United Kingdom – 22nd May, 2018 – In celebration of their recent Multiplayer Beta launch, Payload Studios today announced that the creative sandbox title, TerraTech, will be available to play completely free of charge for one week.


Starting today at 6pm BST/10am PST (Tuesday 22nd) and running until 9pm BST/1pm PST Sunday 27th May, users will be able to try their hand at the game’s crafting, combat and construction mechanics in Campaign, Creative and PvP modes, by downloading TerraTech via the Steam Store. Furthermore, players will be able to purchase the full game at a whopping 40% discount until 6pm BST/10am PST on Monday 28th May.


Bringing players together for over-the-top competitive fun, TerraTech’s Multiplayer Beta is now live on Steam, and features up to 16-players in free-for-all and team-deathmatch modes. This marks the first time multiplayer has been available to the complete player base, after a successful closed Alpha phase, which concluded last week.


Russ Clarke, Founder of Payload Studios said: “Multiplayer has been the number one requested feature since the first day we showed TerraTech to the public, and it's so exciting to finally take this out from under wraps. The community did some amazing work stress-testing the game and helping us tune the design during the closed Alpha. With this week's free access, we wanted to give everyone the opportunity to see what TerraTech has to offer, as we prepare to launch on PC and console this summer.”


To make the most of the Multiplayer Beta and Free Week, visit the Steam Store at

https://store.steampowered.com/app/285920/TerraTech/


TerraTech will be available Summer 2018 for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.


For more information on TerraTech, visit

www.terratechgame.com



The Crew 2: Coast to Coast | Trailer


Get to know the various motor families of The Crew 2 and get ready to explore all of America the beautiful, racing through the various landscapes in all types of vehicles – cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats and planes! Start Small. Dream Big. Race Hard. All of America is waiting for you.

The newest iteration in the revolutionary The Crew franchise, The Crew 2 captures the thrill of the American motorsports spirit in one of the most exhilarating open worlds ever created. Welcome to Motornation, a huge, varied, and action-packed playground built within an entire open world America and designed for all motorsports. From coast to coast, four motorsports families gather: Street Racing, Off-Road, Pro Racing, and Freestyle. Join them in high-octane contests and put your skills to the test in each family's set of disciplines, featuring all kinds of cars, bikes, boats, and planes. Want the freedom to explore and dominate America any way you want? You can now seamlessly switch between ground, water, and air vehicles on the go and enjoy a completely unique game experience based on your personal style. Record and share every glorious moment.

The Crew 2 gives you the chance to showcase your skills and rise as the greatest motorsports champion.


Available June 29, 2018 on Xbox One and Xbox One X. <- Click To Pre-Order