Sofa multiplayer video games are taking again their golden spot in players’ residing rooms, gathering buddies once more round your console. is an effective instance of an indie-developed celebration recreation that’s making sofa multiplayer scorching once more. Listed here are 5 methods they’re doing it.
1. As much as 14 recreation modes
Tree Interactive, the indie studio behind Hookbots, understood that if you wish to create a very good sofa recreation, you could fill it with tons of recreation modes. That’s why Hookbots is not only a combating recreation, however a compilation of 14 alternative ways to crush one another’s bots. Maintain the Flag, King of the Ring, Robo Bomb, Volleyhook, Baskethook, Hookball, Massive Boss, Coin Collector, Colour Rings, Crew Deathmatch and lots of extra modes promise to maintain you taking part in till neighbors complain about noise.
2. Greater than 99 variations to craft characters
A key element to keep away from recreation fatigue character customization. In Hookbots, the characters you unlock and enemies you destroy can help you craft new distinctive bots that may characterize your mechanized alter-ego in opposition to your pals. From knights and metallic dinosaurs to bounty hunters and area warriors, you possibly can design your excellent bot to shock your pals on the following recreation evening.
3. Lively devs/players group
By default, a sofa recreation means socializing with folks round you. That’s why it made lots of sense for Tree Interactive to contain gamers because the starting of Hookbots’ growth, the place particular recreation mechanics designed with aggressive play in thoughts had been examined. Actually, tons of concepts from the group had been printed with the ultimate recreation. Now that Hookbots is releasing, their Discord group simply retains rising and rising, permitting each players and builders to shine what makes an ideal sofa recreation much more.
4. Unlockable content material with out microtransactions or loot bins
Similar to the great previous sofa video games, Hookbots rewards taking part in, not spending. The sport provides you new content material (skins, recreation modes, phases and extra) not by the cash you place in, however for the talents you and your pals reveals taking part in face-to-face.
5. It’s really enjoyable to play!
When was the final time you gathered round your PS4 with three of your finest buds? Hookbots provides you hours of chaotic insanity with out worrying a few random on-line bully messing round. It additionally offers you a very good excuse to hang around with your pals every Friday evening. And if you wish to enhance your abilities by yourself, there’s at all times a Solo Mode to stage up.
Hookbots launches August 28th for $19.99 USD.