New aquatic gameplay, world-building features, and a new sandbox also feature in the most significant update to the creative, freeform crafting game.
Monday, 9th November 2020 – Team17 and Bad Yolk Games are today releasing a massive, free update for creative sandbox game Main Assembly thatexpands the creative options and freeform crafting tools available for players. The headline of this update is the new Bot Brawl mode, which enables players to take their creations into giant arenas and battle it out for last bot standing supremacy.
The update also introduces new underwater content, including 12 new flotation parts that improve navigation on the water, a new periscope and depth sensor, and two cosmetic parts suitable for the seas: a ship wheel and a submarine cockpit. Pirate, Diver, and Nefertiti cosmetics have been added for the drone too, further extending available customisation options.
The Bot Brawler update also includes a huge new sandbox map called Sandy Box that’s 50 times larger than previous maps, new bot materials are available for boat hulls and aerodynamic surfaces, and improvements to the game’s world building logic and animation scripting.
Further information on Main Assembly can be found on the game’s Steam page, with the game itself being 25% off this week (ending 16th November at 06:00pm GMT), and to keep up to date with all the information on Main Assembly please like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and join us on Discord.
About Bad Yolk Games
Bad Yolk Games is what happens when a few experienced ex-AAA game developers decide that it’s possible to make great games without sacrificing health or happiness in the process. We’re committed to diversity, inclusivity, and mutual respect, and we believe that this will show in our games. Our first title is Main Assembly, a physics-based game where you build robots to overcome challenges and for the simple joy of creating, is available on Steam Early Access. Visit www.badyolkgames.com for more information.
About Team17 Group plc
Founded in 1990, Team17 Group plc is a leading developer, video games label, and creative partner for developers around the world. Floated on AIM in 2018, Team17, with its extensive portfolio of over 100 titles, embodies the spirit of independent games. In addition to the award-winning Overcooked!, Yoku’s Island Express, and the iconic Worms, which celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2020, Team17 has helped bring critically acclaimed titles including Moving Out, Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, and The Escapists to gamers everywhere. Visit www.team17.com for more info.