Fire-fighting roguelike, Flame Over, gets PS4 release date
Laughing Jackal’s have today announced that their amazing fire-fighting action roguelike, Flame Over, will be released on PS4 in all SCEA territories on 15th September 2015, with the SCEE version appearing the next day on Wednesday 16th September. The game will go on sale for just £8.99 / €11.99 / $11.99.
Flame Over is a fire fighting action game with randomly generated levels, blending Twin Stick Shooter and Roguelike design principles.
An Ever-Changing Race Against Time
Guide fire fighting hero, Blaze Carruthers, against the clock through all 16 floors of the Infernal Industries building, combating ferocious fires in a red-hot adventure that changes every time!
A Real Fire Fighting Experience
Featuring a dynamic fire system that burns and spreads according to the materials found in each randomly generated level. Watch fires spread and attack, generating dangerous hazards across multiple game zones.
Become A Fire Fighting Hero
Save the day by rescuing people and cats from a fiery end and lead them to safety to earn extra time, health and persistent upgrades.
Earn Upgrades, Buy Powerups, SURVIVE!
Complete side missions and earn upgrades to increase your chances of success. Collect coins to buy in-game powerups and compete with other fire-fighters worldwide across Score and Time Leaderboards.
As you’d expect, the PS4 version of Flame Over boasts a ton of improvements over the Vita original, including:
You’ll be blown away by the amount of detail in our 3D environments, which really gets to shine on the big screen. The game loads near-instantly and is full 1080p 60fps, plus we’ve thrown in lots of sexy touches like ‘bloom’, real-time-shadows and all that jazz!
We’ve made a training-friendly tutorial where you can play through 2 levels of the game fully powered up, getting to test out lots of the game’s extra equipment and powerups in a *slightly* less dangerous environment.
Even more Extra stuffs!: The PS4 edition features additional rooms, secrets and mechanics, making it the ultimate version of the game.
Flame Over has already received some excellent reviews on Vita:
“Flame Over isn’t just one of my favourite PS Vita games of the year but one of my favourite games full stop. I seriously cannot stop playing it” 10/10 – PS Nation
“Flame Over is a surprisingly deep and interesting game… easily one of the funnest Rogue Like titles in recent memory.” 90% – GameOn Network
“Flame Over is a great game that is sure to get Vita owners hooked with its simple to pick up, difficult to master style of play that will have you wanting to better your previous run every time you pick it up.” 4.5/5 – The Vita Lounge