2013 roguelike action platformer chance of rain It will return in 2023 with a remake, Hopoo Games and Gearbox Publishing announced on Tuesday. chance of rain given It will feature new high-res pixel art, new music, balance changes, and other new features, the developers said.
risk of rain returning The developer said it was rebuilt from scratch and implements features from chance of rain 2, the 2020 sequel to Hopoo that took the franchise to 3D. (Data from the original chance of rain It won’t be compatible with its remake, the developer said, referring to the “rewritten code base” for given.) The studio said the improved multiplayer system would make “playing with friends easier than ever.”
“As we plan our future as developers, it was important for us to look back on our early work,” Hopoo Games co-founder Duncan Drummond said in a press release. ” risk of rain returning It’s a small token of our appreciation for this wonderful community. »
the original chance of rain It was created by a small team of student developers and funded via Kickstarter. chance of rain Published by Chucklefish on Windows PC in 2013, it won Best Student Game at the 2014 Independent Games Festival. The game was later ported to Linux, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Xbox One.
in a Polygonal review of the original chance of rainWe praised the game for its ability to combine difficulty and accessibility. “It mixes challenge, chance and discovery that makes roguelikes endlessly replayable,” we said, “but in a form that also feels more welcoming.” 3D Suite chance of rain 2 He was also hailed as “the mario 64 roguelikes. ”
risk of rain returning It will be released for Nintendo Switch and Windows PC via Steam sometime next year.
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