Curse of the Sea Rats

Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Genre: Action/Adventure
Developer: Petoons Studio
Release Date: 2021

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'Curse of the Sea Rats' (ALL) Kickstarter Ending Soon, Needs Final Push!

by Rainier on July 10, 2020 @ 1:00 a.m. PDT

Curse of the Sea Rats is an exploration-focused, hand-drawn animation side-scroller RPG leading a group of heroes who are transformed into rats by a pirate witch.

Help them rescue the Admiral’s son and break the magic spell!

Curse of the Sea Rats will feature 4 playable characters, and single and local multiplayer modes in which you will have to 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. 

Curse of the Sea Rats packs all of the best features from the metroidvania genre featuring beautiful 2D hand-drawn animation and 3D environments, combined with unique real-time combat mechanics, and of course, lots of rats!

In less than 24 hours, Petoons Studios' Curse of the Sea Rats Kickstarter campaign will reach to an end and they’re just a few bucks away from our final milestone: "The Pirate's Revenge" - Hardcore Solo mode with a new playable character.

Launched on June 2nd, the Kickstarter campaign, looking to raise $16,690, was fully funded in less than 9 hours!

Key Features

  • Packing all of the best features you've come to know from the Metroidvania genre into a single game starring rats!
  • Investigate 11 different scenarios in a non-linear quest set in the coast of Ireland in 1777.
  • 4 playable characters, local multiplayer mode, jam packed with weapons and special abilities to upgrade.
  • Beautiful hand-drawn animation with 2.5D graphics: 2D models crafted on a 3D game environment.
  • Story cut-scenes and NPC interactions fully voice acted by a professional cast.
  • Rich twisting plot set in a breathtaking lush-color fantasy style.
  • Suitable for every audience: from the casual to the hardcore gamer.
  • Try completing 100% of the quest or speedrun to the end of the game.
  • New DLC’s and free updates planned to engage our fans.

Curse of the Sea Rats is planned to be released on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC (Steam) in 2021.

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