Game Swing today announced that their highly acclaimed dodgebrawler Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure will soon be available on the Nintendo Switch eShop in an exclusive Deluxe edition. It will launch on December 29, 2017 in Europe and on January 4, 2018 in North America for $19.99 / €19.99 with a limited 20% discount the first 14 days.
The Deluxe edition is exclusive to Nintendo Switch and introduces improvements to make those game parties even better:
- More players, more mayhem – max players increased from 4 to 6
- Improved accessibility – controls reworked for the Joy-Cons
- Wheel of Rumpus – A new wacky game mode inspired by 70’s game shows. Introduces new fun with quirky cosmetic rewards and hilariously unfair madness.
Stikbold! is a hard-hitting, fast-paced dodgeball sports game set in a colorful and quirky 70s universe.
Casually Cooperative Story Mode (1-2 P)
Join Stikbold! superstars Björn and Jerome on a tour through the zany universe as they embark on a CO-OP adventure to unravel the mysterious disappearance of rival love-interest Heidi Starbrow on the night of the BIG game! Battle your way through a surprising cast of funky characters and unlikely boss fights.
Playable solo or with your favorite buddy – Beat the story, then beat your friend!
Brutally Fun Local-Multiplayer Brawls(1-6 P)
Put your skills to the ultimate test in the definitive battle of the living room – Will you be victorious or go down with a BAM… and have your revenge from beyond!
Take control of level-specific hazardous events and use them to interfere and harass the remaining opponents instead of sitting idle while waiting for next round to begin… Don’t get mad, get even!
Inspired by the greatest party-game classics, Stikbold! offers accessible but deep gameplay with a great variety of playful twists to spice up the action and keep the party going.
- 6 Unique Arenas
Humiliate your friends on a series of distinct environments with unique, gameplay-altering dynamics and level-specific player-controlled hazards.
- Up to 6 players
With DELUXE edition, max player count has increased to 6 to accommodate even bigger parties. Play Free-For-All, 3v3, 2v2v2 or perhaps someone frisky is up for a 5v1?!
- 4 intense mini-games (2-6 P)
No party game is complete without mini-games. Mix it up with Handyball, Pop-pop, Crate Escape and Wild Rumpus
- Wheel of Rumpus (1-6 P)
This crazy new game show-inspired tournament will take the players on a playful tour through all the game’s content. Adaptation is the key to success in this format, littered with bounties, secondary objectives and decorative, cosmetic prizes to underline your victories.
- 18 Colorful Characters
Choose from the large roster of colorful athletes to find the personality quirky enough to match your style.
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