Excalibur announces the first of its Sony PlayStation 4 Releases: Action Shoot Fest, Space Overlords.
Excalibur is expanding its publishing catalogue with the Combat action shooter, Space Overlords for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 &PSVita. With the PC version available now on STEAM and the PS4 coming in late April.
The Space Overlords are a ruthless ancient life form with immeasurable powers – the object of the game is to set out on a mission of retaliation over your evil Kesedihan to wipe out all of his kin.
The player will play one of four different Space Overlords with the mission of settling old scores against Kesedihan for her part in your and your brother’s incarceration. The player must take possession of planets colonized by this evil warlord who has ravaged all resources to feed her dominance.
The initial launch will feature seven galaxies in Single-Player mode with three single player modes to choose from – Main Gameplay, Co-operative and Gameplay Loop. Each galaxy will have eight planets and each section features atmospheric cut scenes. The multi-player portion of the game has four game modes and focuses on pitting the players against each other.
Excalibur is the publishing arm of parent company Contact Sales Ltd. Founded in 2004, eleven years later, 2015 sees the company venturing into new territory by self-funding its own IP such as the sequel to European Ship Simulator (World Ship Simulator), Better Late Than DEAD and Counter Terrorism Unit. Excalibur has worldwide Sony and MicrosoftTMpublisher status and from November 2015 to March 2016, will publish Circuit Breakers (PC/PS4), World Ship Simulator (PC/Mac), Perfect Universe (PC/PS4) and Space Overlords (PC/PS3/PS4/PS Vita). Excalibur’s simulation licensing activities now focus on high end simulation franchises like Euro Truck Simulator and American Truck Simulator.
About 12 Hit Combo
Based in Bogota Colombia, 12 Hit Combo! was founded on 2012 by Edwin Vargas, Roberto Ardila and David Torres. The team boasts 10 years’ experience working on video game development. The company focuses on developing new IPs for console products and innovative mechanics for educational video games. Having developed projects across multiple platforms for local and international clients also including mobile, web, Facebook and PC, the company was nominated for a Best App award at the 2012 Mobile Premiere awards and received further recognition at both 2013’s CREA awards and 2014’s Games for Change awards in New York. In 2015, 12 Hit Combo! partnered with the UK’s lead simulation publisher, Excalibur Publishing, to have its first commercial game Space Overlords, published on Play Station platforms and PC. The company seeks to be the first Colombian company publishing an original IP worldwide and to be a key reference of the quality and ingenuity of Latin American Game Development.