That’s proper, Fall Guys goes free for all and cross-play beginning June 21, with a brand new PS5 model that enhances the bean-stumbling motion.
However earlier than we dig deeper into what’s new, let’s have a look again on the place we began… Are you able to consider that we launched Fall Guys all the best way again in August 2020? Rather a lot has occurred in these two years, together with some wonderful collaborations and big game-changing updates. I believe Squads Mode has been the only largest enchancment to the sport to date—it simply felt like such a totally contemporary method to play with a celebration with out having to always drop out as a result of somebody from the dev group acquired eradicated in Spherical 1 once more (not going to call any names right here). It’s simply such an awesome feeling to share the enjoyment of a win with all your pals watching alongside!
Hitting the one 12 months anniversary of Fall Guys’ launch was a extremely particular second. To have anybody take curiosity in our foolish impediment course bean recreation within the first place was an unimaginable honour, however to have a devoted, passionate group rejoice a 12 months of achievements in Fall Guys is one thing else fully. Improvement’s by no means easy crusing however I’m extremely happy with how the group has sustained and improved the sport because the launch.
No PlayStation Plus membership required for on-line play.
Effectively, what’s new?
How lengthy have you ever acquired? We now have so many new options, obstacles, Rounds and extra being added to Fall Guys on this new Season.
My private favorite new in-game addition is Blast Balls for positive! As a design group we had been on the lookout for new methods to make last Rounds that give gamers extra company to go after one another and make some intelligent strategic performs. Blast Balls obtain that whereas nonetheless staying true to the core of Fall Guys—they’re humorous, grounded in physics and excellent for creating spotlight worthy clips.
We even have some unimaginable new Rounds being added, one being Hex-a-Ring. It’s principally a model of Hex-a-Gone that’s being performed on a rotating tube, it’s a must to hold transferring by layers of tiles whereas not falling off the rotating ground and not falling down into the slime! I’d be mendacity if I mentioned quite a lot of our group had been good at this Spherical, however I can’t wait to see the group highlights after they get to strive it out.
With some completely wild collaborations lined up, we actually can’t wait for everybody to dig in and take a look at it for themselves! For extra information and teasers on upcoming collaborations, hold an eye fixed out on our social channels.
I couldn’t probably spill the beans on ALL the brand new options within the upcoming season however I’m very excited to let you realize among the superior PS5 technical options developing.
Now a take a look at the technical particulars
We’re actually excited to deliver some superior options to Fall Guys for PS5 gamers.
To begin with, we’re actually blissful to say that we’ll be utilising enhanced physics and native 4K asset dealing with which suggests… Fall Guys can be hitting 60FPS at 4k on PS5 beginning June 21. It is a enormous deal for us—simply think about each vibrant costume stumbling alongside in 4k decision—so beantacular!
Our Tonicteam has been making an attempt out some enjoyable stuff with the DualSense wi-fi controller’s haptics so as to add to the sport additional down the road. Dan Parkes (certainly one of our audio engineers) added this beautiful function the place the controller begins to vibrate as you get nearer to the Crown. It’s refined however it actually provides to the stress as you attain the ultimate few meters of Fall Mountain and Misplaced Temple.
We’ve additionally been engaged on Direct Entry for Fall Guys on PS5, which primarily hyperlinks sure components of the Fall Guys menu to quick duties. Which means that you’ll be capable of soar straight to Principal Present, Duos, Trios, and Squad modes from the launch menu. However don’t fear. You gained’t begin falling right into a match till you affirm you wish to load into matchmaking.
As a thanks to all of our wonderful Fall Guys gamers, anybody who’s downloaded and performed Fall Guys earlier than June 21 can be eligible for some iconic rewards. We don’t wish to spoil it for anybody, however a bit of Pegwin informed me that it features a sure Veggie Canine and Fiesty Dwarf costume…
We’re additionally operating a pre-registration marketing campaign the place we hope to unlock some very cool rewards with the group, for extra info on Free for All pre-registration, try @FallGuysGame on Twitter.
It’s been a wild journey, however I’m so excited to see so many new gamers coming into the Blunderdome for the launch of Fall Guys: Free for all on June 21.
To everybody that has loved Fall Guys us alongside the best way, thanks a lot. Seeing how a lot the group has grown and supported the sport has been so rewarding, this has been an enormous labour of affection and we’re all actually trying ahead to sharing our foolish bean recreation with the remainder of the world.
See you within the Blunderdome!