Yooka-Laylee Review

Yooka-Laylee Developer: Playtonic Games Publisher: Team 17 Platform: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Playstation 4 (Reviewed), PC, Mac, Linux Release Date: April 11, 2017 Price: $39.99 USD – Available Here $59.95 AUD – Available Here Overview I think everyone had that franchise that they grew up with – or a genre in this case that defined their childhood. I remember getting Donkey Kong 64 f...

Yooka-Laylee Release Date & New Trailer Announced, Wii U Version Cancelled

Yooka-Laylee got a huge update from the developers over at Playtonic Games recently, revealing the final release date, confirmation of a physical release and final pricing, a brand new casino themed world with a trailer and some bad news for sole Wii U owners. Yooka-Laylee will be available on Xbox One, PS4, PC, Mac and Linux platform on April 11, 2017. The recommended retail price will be £34.99 ...

Shovel Knight Making a Guest Appearance in Yooka-Laylee

Yooka-Laylee was playable to the public for the first time at the Electronic Games Expo and to celebrate, developers Playtonic games dropped a new character parade trailer that contained a nice surprise at the end. Popular indie game icon and Yacht Club Games designed character Shovel Knight will make his first appearance in the 3D realm as an non playable character in Yooka-Laylee when it launche...

Yooka-Laylee Gamescom Trailer Focuses on Various Level Designs

Playtonic Games has released a brand new trailer for their upcoming colorful title Yooka-Laylee at Gamescom 2016. The video, found below, focuses on showing off the various levels that the company has currently added to the game including a snowy level, something of an underwater level, and even a factory area. If you keep an eye out you will also notice that the villains that Yooka and Laylee wil...

Yooka-Laylee Toybox Goes Live

For those who backed a tier of £20 or more for Playtonic Games Yooka-Laylee Kickstarter, you can now access the promised toybox feature which allows you to roam around in a virtual reality sandbox. Those who backed a tier of £35 or more will have access to the toybox+ which features an attack combo, some extra areas and some basic enemies to fight. I’ve played through the normal toybox I had...

Yooka-Laylee First Trailer Released Alongside Delay News

It looks like Playtonic Games couldn’t wait until E3 to reveal the first trailer for its first title Yooka-Laylee, releasing the trailer online alongside some less positive news of a delay. If there was any doubt before of how much of a successor to Banjo-Kazooie this game was going to be (and there really shouldn’t have been any) then this new trailer confirms it, with all the juicy 3...

New Yooka-Laylee Characters, Screens and Plot Details

Banjo Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee hasn’t had much information divulged about it but that all begins to change today on the year anniversary of the project’s announcement. Playtonic has raised the curtain on a number of new details including the big bad boss, collectibles and some details about the plot and future plans. Here is a look at the games big bad, Capital B. He ow...

Banjo-Kazooie Spiritual Successor, Yooka-Laylee, Kickstarted by Ex-Rare Devs

It always seems like Microsoft is under-utilizing the Rare team, which acquired the developer back in 2002. Rare was a popular developer known for the Donkey Kong Country series for Nintendo and creating the Banjo-Kazooie and Conker series. As of late, Rare has been tossed aside, making Kinect titles for the publishing giant. This has led to a number of Rare team members leaving the company and st...

Project Ukelele Main Characters Revealed, Meet Yooka-Laylee

Playtonic’s spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie formerly known as Project Ukelele has had some big details revealed. First off, the games name real name is Yooka-Laylee (pretty clever their Playtonic) and the lead characters are thus, Yooka, a chameleon, and Laylee, a fruit bat. There is no doubt the inspiration for these characters, the name and even the entire game came from the much love...

Lost Password