Assemble Entertainment Releases Announcement Trailers for Two New Games To Be Showcased at Gamescom 2020
Enjoy 360° Mayhem in Futuristic Rogue-lite Orbital Bullet and Use Your Wits and Charm to Crack the Case in Pixel-Noir Detective Title Lacuna
WIESBADEN, GERMANY (August 26, 2020) — Publisher Assemble Entertainment is thrilled to reveal today the first announcement trailers for action-packed platformer Orbital Bullet and noir-inspired pixel-art adventure game Lacuna, both of which will be formally unveiled at Gamescom Digital 2020. Additionally, Assemble has announced a Spring 2021 PC launch for Orbital Bullet and a Summer 2021 PC launch for Lacuna.
“It’s been a challenge keeping Orbital Bullet and Lacuna under wraps, but the response we received so far has made it well worth the wait,” said Assemble Entertainment CEO Stefan Marcinek. “2021 is already primed to be an exceptional year for video games, and we’re thrilled to be involved in that excitement and success. Let’s do Gamescom!”
Orbital Bullet — winner of ‘Best Concept with Prototype’ category and 2nd prize in the ‘Prototype Young Talent’ category at Deutscher Entwicklerpreis 2019 — is a fast-paced 360° action-platformer with rogue-lite elements based in a unique, ring-shaped sci-fi world where all of the action takes place in a circular pattern. Players must fight through a variety of procedurally-generated planets and use intense body modifications, crafting, and heavy weaponry to make it out alive.
Watch the Orbital Bullet announcement trailer here:
Lacuna — winner of ‘Best Prototype’ at Game Award Saar — is a story-based pixel art adventure in a beautiful 2D sci-fi “noir” universe, which challenges you to utilize extensive dialogue options in order to make decisions with potentially serious consequences. In the game, you’ll step into the shoes of CDI agent Neil Conrad. Awoken by the news of a murder, you rush into a case that will soon turn your life and the whole solar system upside down. Ask questions, collect evidence, and put the pieces together until the ugly truth reveals itself… or not.
Watch the Lacuna announcement trailer here:
About Assemble Entertainment
Based in Wiesbaden, Germany, Assemble Entertainment is an independent games developer and publisher, best known for Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry, the latest installment in the humorously naughty point-and-click adventure saga, and the multi-award-winning Endzone: A World Apart, that challenges players to survive and thrive following an environmental apocalypse. Assemble Entertainment also organizes GermanDevDays, an annual conference that attracts more than 1,100 attendees from across the German-speaking video game development industry.
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