PQube together with developer Petoons Studios will be launching their awaited title Curse of the Sea Rats after a successful run on Kickstarter with over 6000 supporters and achieving 1600% of their original goal. Take a look at the announcement trailer below:
Curse of the Sea Rats sees our four brave heroes transformed into rats by the evil magic of the pirate witch Flora Burn. Eager to return to their human bodies and break the spell they must take on the diabolic creatures and brutal bosses under her command. Set on the Irish coast of 1777, the stunningly hand-drawn adventure takes on the Metroidvania genre with a vast, non-linear game world to explore packed with hundreds of quests, puzzles and battles.
Some main features of the game include:
- Explore the island –Battle diabolic creatures, and fight brutal bosses commanded by the evil pirate Flora Burn. Forge your own path to freedom in a non-linear quest through the vast and mysterious coast of Ireland in 1777.
Beautiful Art & Animation – Classic hand-drawn animation like the golden era of Disney and Don Bluth, a perfect mix of 2D models crafted on a 3D game environment for a 2.5D side-scrolling platformer experience and boasting ambiance lights and shadows will affect both 2D and 3D elements and will trick your eye into believing in magic
Action-platformer Metroidvania – Explore a huge map with hundreds of rooms, in a non-linear quest, solving puzzles, and fighting enemies. Also, enjoy 4 playable characters, jam-packed with weapons and special abilities to upgrade.