London, UK, 28th July 2020 – UK based indie publisher, Greenlight Games and Aardman Animations today announce that Home Sheep Home: Farmageddon Party Edition for Nintendo Switch will launch in Japan for ¥380 on 6th August 2020. Japanese gamers can also pre-order the game at the discounted price of ¥300 from 30th July.
Greenlight Games is excited to also announce a physical boxed edition will be launching in the UK on 1st September 2020 priced at £9.99.
Home Sheep Home: Farmageddon Party Edition contains all of the gameplay from the much loved previous games, remastered for console with a wealth of new features and content to play with family and friends.
New multiplayer features enable co-op support for players to work together to solve challenges and help Shaun, Shirley and Timmy find their way back to the green grass of home. Their epic adventure will take them underground, through the streets of London and deep into space.
A suite of action-packed, movie-themed party games brings some extra-terrestrial chaos to the farm with a visit to the Farmageddon theme park. Family and friends can compete in a series of madcap fairground games hosted by a new character from the movie, an alien named Lu-La, who has crash-landed near Shaun’s home of Mossy Bottom Farm.
About Home Sheep Home: Farmageddon Party Edition
▪ Let’s Ewe This! – Overcome the fiendishly challenging puzzles by working as a flock with new multiplayer features, using each sheep’s unique abilities to solve challenges and shove, leap, squeeze and swim through underground tunnels, abandoned mineshafts – and even evade the guards at Buckingham Palace.
▪ All-new multiplayer Baaa-tle – A brand new suite of action-packed, Shaun the Sheep movie-themed party games bring some extra-terrestrial chaos to the farm with a visit to the Farmageddon theme park where you can compete with family and friends in a series of madcap fairground games hosted by Shaun’s new alien pal Lu-La, who has crash-landed near Mossy Bottom Farm.
▪ Lovingly Lamb-made animation – Brought to you by award-winning animation studio Aardman the game features a beautiful hand-painted and traditionally animated art style, spectacular environments and endearing character animation.
About Greenlight Games
An independent games studio & publisher working on mobile and Switch games – Winners of SBS & YST 2015. Founded by multi-award winning entrepreneur Dean Day, Greenlight Games brings a modern edge to publishing with various mobile & Switch titles.
Aardman, based in Bristol (UK) and co-founded in 1976 by Peter Lord and David Sproxton, is an independent and multi-award-winning studio. It produces feature films, series, advertising, games and interactive entertainment – such as the ‘visually astonishing’ (The Guardian), BAFTA-nominated console game, 11-11: Memories Retold, and the four-times Gold Cannes Lions-winning StorySign app – and innovative attractions for both the domestic and international market, including a new 4D theatre attraction at Efteling in the Netherlands. Their productions are global in appeal, novel, entertaining, brilliantly characterised and full of charm reflecting the unique talent, energy and personal commitment of the Aardman team. The studio’s work – which includes the creation of much-loved characters including Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep and Morph – is often imitated, and yet the company continues to lead the field producing a rare brand of visually stunning content for cinema, broadcasters, digital platforms and live experiences around the world. In November 2018 it became an Employee Owned Organisation, to ensure Aardman remains independent and to secure the creative legacy and culture of the company for many decades to come. www.aardman.com