What’s a-happenin’, PlayStation Nation! Prepare for the very best announcement you’ve heard all week! The IGF award-winning Gonner is coming to the PS4 on Might 15! I’ll conveniently ignore the truth that you in all probability discovered that from the topic line and faux that your thoughts was simply blown by that assertion.
It’s true: the smash-hit, tough-as-nails platformer-shooter by Artwork in Coronary heart is coming to this superb console! Provoke the celebration joyful dances!
Haven’t heard of Gonner, you say? Step 1: take away the cotton and/or wax buildup out of your ear-things and pay attention up. Gonner is a procedurally-generated 2D platformer with roguelike parts, following the largely misunderstood and altruistic Ikk on a journey to cheer up his solely buddy on this world – a large landbound whale named Sally – by trying to find simply the fitting trinket within the deep and darkish locations close by.
Ikk makes his means by this mystical land, powering himself up with the assistance of three issues: heads, backpacks, and weapons. Heads will provide you with your base well being and a few type of nifty trait. Backpacks will provide you with particular skills like excessive jumps or non permanent invincibility. Weapons do precisely what you assume they do (C’mon, do I’ve to elucidate the whole lot to you?)
It’s received stuff to unlock! It’s received secrets and techniques galore! It has graphics, sounds, and music, all of which is absolutely freaking good! It has demise! Plenty of demise! You’ll die rather a lot, and even go to Demise himself!
Oh, did I point out that it’ll have leaderboards, too? (shortly re-reads) Okay, no, it seems to be like I didn’t… Properly anyway, it has leaderboards! You’ll have the ability to safe candy bragging rights to your mates, enemies, and frenemies for dominating them on the Day by day Challenges and the All-Time Excessive Scores.
And final however actually not least, completely right here on PS4, your copy will even include a Gonner Theme that may make your dashboard about three.712 instances extra engaging! You received’t discover this type of Gonner majesty anyplace else!
Consider choosing up this recreation as should you’re coming into a long-term relationship. We completely plan to maintain supporting with new content material sooner or later; this ain’t no one-and-done factor, child. We care about you, and we need to see your Gonneriffic goals come true. We’re right here to remain.
Thanks a bunch for checking us out and supporting indies on PlayStation! And be at liberty to offer a shout should you’ve received any questions (Although we could not hear you, so you must in all probability additionally sort them to us).