Nighthawk Interactive today announced the release date for 13am Studios’ Runbow Deluxe Edition will be Oct. 25 for Nintendo’s Wii U at some retailers in North America. More information and pictures below courtesy of their press release.
PARTY PLATFORMER RUNBOW DELUXE EDITION COMING TO RETAIL ON OCT. 25 FOR Wii U FROM NIGHTHAWK INTERACTIVE AND 13AM GAMES
Runbow Pocket and Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition launching digitally and at retail
on the New Nintendo 3DS hand-held system in early 2017
EDISON, N.J. – Oct. 10, 2016 – Nighthawk Interactive has announced that Runbow Deluxe Edition will arrive on Oct. 25 for Nintendo’s Wii U™ system at select retailers in North America for $29.99. This definitive physical edition of independent developer 13AM Games’ acclaimed party platformer contains all of the bonus story adventure, level, character and costume DLC from the original Runbow, as well as a download for its official two-volume soundtrack.
13AM Games also revealed that Shantae (Shantae: Half-Genie Hero) will be playable as a free DLC character on Oct. 25 for anyone who owns Runbow or Runbow Deluxe Edition on Wii U.
In addition, Runbow Pocket and its retail counterpart, Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition, published by Nighthawk Interactive, are now expected to launch in early 2017. 13AM Games detailed the reasons behind this new release schedule alongside an update on features coming to both titles in a blog post to the community today:http://13amgames.tumblr.com/post/151621854721/runbow-pocket-and-runbow-deluxe-updates
Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition will include all of the DLC released for Runbow, as well as with some bonus items in the box and pre-order incentives, which Nighthawk and 13AM Games will be announcing shortly.
Runbow is a side-scrolling multiplayer action game with hundreds of stages in which the environment changes constantly with fast swipes of color across the screen, challenging players to think and react on the move. It features a ton of fan-favorite playable guest characters like Shovel Knight (Shovel Knight), Drifter (Hyper Light Drifter), Juan (Guacamelee!), CommanderVideo and CommandgirlVideo (BIT.TRIP RUNNER), Max (Mutant Mudds Super Challenge) and more.
Runbow Deluxe Edition is available to pre-order from select retailers. Runbow Deluxe Edition,Runbow Pocket and Runbow Pocket Deluxe Edition are rated E (Everyone) by the ESRB.
About Nighthawk Interactive
Built by a team of industry veterans, Nighthawk Interactive aims to combine their proven experience with the ever-changing needs of modern game development. With a strong focus on publishing, co-publishing, retail distribution and business development support, Nighthawk is about helping developers make the great games we love to play. For more information about Nighthawk, visit www.NighthawkInteractive.com, and follow us on Twitter at (@NH_Interactive).
About 13AM Games
13AM Games is an independent gaming studio operating out of Toronto. In 2015, they launched their first game, Runbow, to critical acclaim. 13AM Games likes building games that are as much fun to design as they are to play. Their office is very loud.