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Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair 50% Off On PS4 & Xbox One

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair DEAL

The Yooka-Laylee series returned earlier this year with the release of Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair, which traded in the first game’s 3D platforming for 2.5D platforming. The result was a game that many enjoyed, calling back to genre classics like Donkey Kong Country. Despite the game still being new, there’s currently a deal available that those interested in the ...

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Yooka Laylee gets physical, follows Shovel Knight’s footsteps

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Waiting for Yooka Laylee is a struggle for anyone who grew up with a Nintendo 64, the kickstarted spiritual successor to Rare’s greatest works like Banjo Kazooie, Banjo Tooie and Conker’s Bad Fur Day (you decide if you want to count Donkey Kong 64 in there or not) releases in Q1 2017 and it’s blatantly clear that the developers Playtonic Games are really ...

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Yooka-Laylee Announced By Former Rare Devs

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Playtonic Games have announced that their first project will be titled “Yooka-Laylee,” and they’re dubbing it the spiritual successor to the popular Banjo-Kazooie franchise. The studio, formed by a handful of ex-Rare developers, have also said that the game will be available on Windows, Mac, Playstation 4, Xbox One and Wii U. Depending on the success of it’s Kickstarter campaign, ...

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Playtonic Games Founded By Rare Veterans

Playtonic Games First Project Teaser

Veterans of the well-known British developer Rare have created their own studio. Playtonic Games was founded by six artists, programmers and designers from the studio that created games, like Banjo-Kazooie and GoldenEye 007. GamesIndustry.biz has confirmed that the six founding members are Gavin Price, Steven Hurst, Chris Sutherland, Jens Restemeier, Steve Mayles and Mark Stevenson. The new studio’s first title will be ...

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