NIGHTHAWK INTERACTIVE AND RENEGADE KID PARTNER TO BRING MUTANT MUDDS SUPER CHALLENGE TO PLAYSTATION®4, PLAYSTATION®VITA AND WINDOWS PC ON JULY 26
Dimension-Defying Platformer Will Support Cross-Buy Between PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita
EDISON, New Jersey – July 11, 2016 – Nighthawk Interactive has announced that it is scheduled to launch independent developer Renegade Kid’s Mutant Mudds Super Challenge on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system and Windows PC on July 26. The game is a sequel of super challenging proportions to 2012’s original, critically praised, side-scrolling platformer Mutant Mudds, featuring over 40 totally new levels and five mighty boss battles designed to test the skills of super players. It also includes five colorful new pixel-art world themes and bonus chiptune music.
Mutant Mudds Super Challenge twists traditional 2D platformers with three dimension-bending layers to jump between: the foreground, background and middle ground. Armed with a potent water cannon and jetpack, players can run, leap, crouch, hover and shoot to traverse each stage’s exciting assortment of enemies, spikes, phasing platforms, crushing blocks and more. Core abilities can be augmented with special power-ups to increase hover time, perform a huge vertical boost, or equip a power shot, and hidden pathways offer pick-ups and 20 secret unlockable characters for intrepid explorers to find.
Mutant Mudds Super Challenge is expected to arrive on July 26 on the PlayStation®4 system and PlayStation®Vita system with cross-buy support through the PlayStation®Store, as well as Windows PC via Steam. It is rated E (Everyone) by the ESRB.
About Nighthawk Interactive
Built by a team of industry veterans, Nighthawk Interactive aims to combine their proven experience with the ever-changing needs of modern game development. With a strong focus on publishing, co-publishing, retail distribution and business development support, Nighthawk is about helping developers make the great games we love to play. For more information about Nighthawk, visit www.NighthawkInteractive.com, and follow us on Twitter at (@NH_Interactive).
About Renegade Kid LLC
Founded in 2007 by Jools Watsham and Gregg Hargrove, Renegade Kid LLC is an award-winning independent video game development studio based in Austin, Texas. Having created many memorable gaming experiences for the Nintendo DS™ and Nintendo 3DS™, with titles including the Dementium series, Moon, ATV Wild Ride, Mutant Mudds and Bomb Monkey, the studio is expanding its portfolio by exploring additional gaming platforms, such as Wii U™ and mobile devices. Renegade Kid is excited about the future of video games, and continues to devote its efforts towards creating fun, high-quality games.