Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is a game that will be exclusive for the Playstation Network and is.. well.. far from average when it comes to an arcade title. Personally I like it, with its unique humorous theme but taken so seriously when it comes to the game. The above trailer is actually a Music Video for the game featuring the song ‘Illuminate Me’ by New World Revolution. Developer, Ratloop Asia is also having a giveaway for the game giving people a chance to win a code for the game just by liking them on their Facebook page as well. Check out more info in the press release below including the premise of the game and more.
Los Angeles, CA – September 15, 2011– The official Facebook Fan Page for the highly anticipated cinematic platform adventure title Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is live and Ratloop Asia wants to give you a chance to win a copy of the digital game! Starting today, Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken fans can automatically enter for a chance to win a download code for the game when they ‘Like’ the game’s Facebook page. To enter, please visit: http://www.facebook.com/Rocketbirds.Hardboiled.Chicken. Winners will be chosen by random when the game is released[i]. Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken will launch exclusively on PlaySation®Network this October.
Set in Albatropolis, a land full of birds taken over by a totalitarian penguin regime, Hardboiled Chicken, the original Coq of War, must assassinate the evil penguin leader Putzki. His mission will unlock the secrets to his mysterious, hard boiled past and uncover the real enemies of Albatropolis through a variety of artistic cut scenes and perfectly orchestrated music videos. In single-player mode, take on the role of Hardboiled Chicken and destroy your enemies with a slew of weapons you collect and unlock in each chapter. Master fowl play in the co-op campaign as a pair of Budgie commandos on a mission to save the general’s daughter. Many lives will be destroyed, countless penguins will die, and an astonishing past will be unveiled through a series of unlockable cut scenes and videos.
Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken is rated “M” for Mature by the ESRB.
About Ratloop Asia
Ratloop Inc. is a US based Independent game studio that has created innovative entertainment products since 1997. Ratloop Asia Pte Ltd was incorporated to support a development team based in Singapore to work on Rocketbirds, a new brand of titles. No stranger to independent games Development, Ratloop and Ratloop Asia have been awarded
Independent Games Festival (IGF) nominations for their games for the last three consecutive years: Mightier, an autorigging puzzler game received a finalist nomination for the game Innovation Award at IGF 2009; in 2010, Rocketbirds: Revolution! received three finalist nominations for Excellence in Audio, Excellence in Visual Art and the Seumas McNally Grand Prize. This year, Ratloop Inc. won the Best Mobile Game category at the IGF 2011 for their ios game, Helsing’s Fire. The team has finally come together at Ratloop Asia in Singapore, which is set to release Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, the second installment in the Rocketbirds franchise, on PlayStation®Network in October 2011.