STORY TRAILER RELEASED FOR MOTORBIKE COMBAT RACER STEEL RATS SHOWING OFF MEMBERS OF THE BIKER GANG FOR THE FIRST TIME
NEW GAMEPLAY AND PLOT DETAILS ALSO REVEALED IN ‘LIVE’ NEWS UPDATE THAT SOME ARE CALLING ‘THE LEAST FAKE NEWS EVER REPORTED’
LONDON – May 30, 2018 – Breaking news from Coastal City, as an alien invasion by a mysterious and deadly species of Junkbots has begun. Fearless reporter Veronica Vance is on the ground bringing you the first details of how this disaster started and the identities of the Steel Rats, a heroic biker gang doing what all good biker gangs do: saving their city from aliens.
Where did the Junkbots come from? Who sent them? Is that a toaster they’re using as a weapon of destruction? These are the questions plaguing the people of Coastal City and only through this extra special video edition of the Coastal Post will you get your first glimpse of the invading armada and see what brought a city to ruin.
Meet the colorful characters and personalities that make up the fearless Steel Rats, a biker gang with no choice but to defend their city from the invading horde. See their spectacular riding skills! Witness their leather clad, spike-laden shoulder pads! Gasp as they take to the streets at full throttle, ready to wreck and ride.
Steel Rats is a visceral and groundbreaking evolution of the 2.5D arcade-action genre, fusing destructive, octane-fueled motorbike combat and death-defying stunt gameplay, set in a visually stylized retro-future world.
Steel Rats is coming to PlayStation®4, Xbox One and Windows PC later this year. It is already lighting up the 2018 awards scene with eight nominations and one win for “Best Gameplay” at the Game Connection Awards and a nomination for “Best Indie Game” at the Digital Dragons Indie Showcase.
About Tate Multimedia
Tate Multimedia S.A. is an independent games developer and publisher based in Poland (Warsaw-HQ), with successful operations that have spanned across Europe, North America, Japan and China since the year 2000.
The studio operates according to the “house of ideas” model on an everyday basis, which means no idea is off the table, allowing developers to have the creative freedom to continually seek new, daring, and even risky projects, with a team of almost 40 creative professionals.
Beside the already announced Urban Trial Playground, Tate Multimedia also announced another game for 2018: Steel Rats – a 2.5D platform combat racing game set in a retro futuristic environment, to be released on PC, PlayStation®4, and Xbox One®.