The previous few years have been a little bit of a rollercoaster for us. After working in AAA growth for fairly a while we determined to take a leap and create one thing new and recent. We established our personal two-person indie studio, Parallel Circles, and began engaged on our dream venture: a extremely polished platforming sport with tight controls and loads of care put into game-feel, to be performed by yourself or loved along with your family and friends.
That is how Flat Heroes got here into being and now we’re particularly proud to lastly launch it on Xbox. We’ve put loads of love, ardour, and work into this venture so we hope you’ll take pleasure in it as a lot as we did creating it.
So what’s Flat Heroes? Flat Heroes is a sport starring a couple of minimalistic heroes attempting to outlive wave after wave of ever-changing enemies. It’s quick paced, it’s intense, it’s chaotic, and it’s loads of enjoyable. Particularly if you’re sharing a play session with your folks. There can be loads of shouting, fairly some problem and loads of issues to beat, you’ve got our phrase on that.
Since that is our tiny studio’s very first sport, we tried to incorporate the whole lot we like in video games ourselves. If we needed to describe our dream sport by means of gameplay, we’d positively present you Flat Heroes. It’s additionally jam-packed with content material: totally different single participant and multiplayer modes, over 300 handcrafted ranges and lots of epic boss battles, versus modes, and even infinite ranges to show your abilities and add your scores within the leaderboards. We put all our ardour for video games into this indie gem.
Up so far, it’s been a uniquely thrilling expertise to discovered our very personal studio, making a sport we’re keen about, exhibiting it to folks all over the world at occasions and festivals and getting a lot nice and constructive suggestions. Seeing how folks react so positively to one thing you’ve made has been magical to us, so we needed to convey it to as many gamers as attainable. Because of this we’ve determined to convey it to Xbox and its loving fan base very quickly.
Lastly, and earlier than we neglect, we all know Flat Heroes is tough to think about with simply phrases and pictures of minimalistic cubes leaping round, so we’ve put collectively a free demo so that you can attempt by your self or with some associates and see if it’s up your alley!
When was the final time you felt like a hero? Flat Heroes rewards you with that good previous feeling of surviving not possible ranges alongside a easy fashionable design with a minimalist model. With a easy set of actions — Run. Bounce. Sprint. Assault. — and pleasant controls, Flat Heroes encourages you to stylishly navigate and survive over 300 handcrafted ranges, destroy essentially the most epic bosses round and actually be the two-dimensional hero (or heroes!) you’ve at all times dreamed you can be.
Straightforward to be taught and onerous to grasp; it’s straightforward to choose up and even simpler to be taught, however don’t let that idiot you! Throughout your journey you’ll face more and more troublesome challenges that can require you to grasp the sport’s controls on the journey to turning into a real Hero. And whereas Flat Heroes comes together with a really minimalistic artwork model, it’s spiced up with gorgeous results making it one actually distinctive eye sweet expertise.
Received caught within the marketing campaign or need to survive longer within the problem modes? Too intense so that you can tackle alone? Let your folks be part of the celebration; Flat Heroes is the proper sofa co-op expertise! Invite a couple of associates, get some pizza and overcome the challenges collectively!