Yoshi’s Crafted World was a pleasing little platformer, and we have got what you would possibly name ‘a factor’ for the textile-filled worlds that developer Good Really feel created in its predecessors Yoshi’s Woolly World and the chic Kirby’s Epic Yarn. Due to this fact, the trailer for two.5D platformer Ayo the Clown caught our eye not too long ago because it seems to be to be channelling that toybox spirit.
To be clear, this is not a Good Really feel joint — Ayo is made by Cloud M1 and was initially funded by way of Kickstarter — but it surely positive has the look and (good) really feel of a latter day Yoshi title, with the eponymous clown’s moveset and environments seeking to take inspiration from everybody’s favorite dinosaur, T. Yoshisaur Munchakoopas. Take a look at the trailer posted by Nintendo’s YouTube channel earlier within the month to see what we imply…
Do not get us incorrect, there’s loads of area on Change for a couple of bouncy, vibrant 2D platformer (actually, there’s a complete bunch already), however the huge huggable bosses and smiley-face backgrounds positive reminded us of Yoshi’s worlds, woolly or in any other case. By no means a nasty factor.
Right here is a bit more element on the sport from the official blurb, plus a number of WIP pictures from the sport’s web site:
Ayo, your not-so-average clown, is desperately trying to find his greatest pal and beloved canine, Bo, who has mysteriously disappeared. Discover 8 distinctive areas, struggle larger-than-life bosses and use a wide range of clownish instruments as you pursue your noble quest.
With a fascinating story crammed with laughs and motion, Ayo the Clown captures the essence of traditional platformers like Donkey Kong Nation whereas incorporating fashionable design philosophy, a vibrant artwork fashion and a wide range of gameplay challenges and collectibles to find.
The sport is out on Change on twenty eighth July. Tell us under when you suppose it could possibly measure as much as Yoshi’s current escapades (and when you suppose clowns are creepier than dinosaurs that put on sneakers).