Deformers from developer Ready at Dawn and publisher GameTrust (GameStop’s publishing branch) launches this Friday, April 21st, on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. And today, two days before release, Ready at Dawn released the game’s official launch trailer.
For those that don’t know: Deformers is a party and multiplayer, third person smash’em arena game from the developer behind The Order 1886. Here’s an overview, courtesy of the game’s Steam listing:
From the award-winning independent developer Ready at Dawn Studios, Deformers is a brand new, third-person smash ‘em arena combat game featuring fast and frantic gameplay. With a focus on multiplayer and online connectivity, players control “Forms” as they battle each other in fast-paced melee combat for supremacy.
Prepare for an epic battle! Deformers is a fast and frantic multiplayer combat arena game. Smash up your friends in couch co-op, or team up and fight against others online!
• No Guts, No Glory!
Compete in a variety of game modes and dominate the competition!
• Friend or Foe?
Team up to take down your enemies with online couch co-op or battle your buds in a free-for-all death match!
• Aliens and Animals and Blobs, Oh My!
Chose from dozens of Forms that range from cute to crazy.
• Forms on Fleek!
Customize your Form with new styles, tags, and emotes!
• Roll Around the World!
Battle across deserts, decrepit ruins, and even under the big top!
• A FORMidable Arsenal
Ram, throw, and shoot your way to victory!
• This Isn’t Even My Final Form!
Power-ups help Forms get the extra edge – not approved by the FDA.
Deformers will cost $29.99 USD and be available both digitally and at retail, with the latter being exclusive to GameStop. A collector’s edition can be nabbed for $10 more via GameStop’s online store: it comes with the following:
- Physical copy of Deformers and custom Steelbook case
- Deformers soundtrack disc (composed by Austin Wintory)
- Four vinyl figurines featuring some of our most lovable characters
- Stickers including the Deformers logo, Pugglesworth (pug), and Sue (sushi) Forms
Below, you can check out the official launch trailer: