That’s proper, Fall Guys goes free for all and cross-play beginning June 21, with a brand new PS5 model that enhances the bean-stumbling motion.
However earlier than we dig deeper into what’s new, let’s have a look again on the place we began… Are you able to imagine that we launched Fall Guys all the way in which again in August 2020? Quite a bit has occurred in these two years, together with some wonderful collaborations and large game-changing updates. I feel Squads Mode has been the only greatest enchancment to the sport to this point—it simply felt like such a totally recent strategy to play with a celebration with out having to continually drop out as a result of somebody from the dev workforce obtained eradicated in Spherical 1 once more (not going to call any names right here). It’s simply such a fantastic feeling to share the enjoyment of a win with all your folks watching alongside!
Hitting the one 12 months anniversary of Fall Guys’ launch was a very particular second. To have anybody take curiosity in our foolish impediment course bean recreation within the first place was an unimaginable honour, however to have a devoted, passionate group rejoice a 12 months of achievements in Fall Guys is one thing else fully. Improvement’s by no means easy crusing however I’m extremely pleased with how the workforce has sustained and improved the sport because the launch.
No PlayStation Plus membership required for on-line play.
Properly, what’s new?
How lengthy have you ever obtained? We have now so many new options, obstacles, Rounds and extra being added to Fall Guys on this new Season.
My private favorite new in-game addition is Blast Balls for certain! As a design workforce we had been searching for new methods to make closing Rounds that give gamers extra company to go after one another and make some intelligent strategic performs. Blast Balls obtain that whereas nonetheless staying true to the core of Fall Guys—they’re humorous, grounded in physics and excellent for creating spotlight worthy clips.
We even have some unimaginable new Rounds being added, one being Hex-a-Ring. It’s mainly a model of Hex-a-Gone that’s being performed on a rotating tube, it’s a must to hold shifting by way of layers of tiles whereas not falling off the rotating flooring and not falling down into the slime! I’d be mendacity if I stated a whole lot of our workforce had been good at this Spherical, however I can’t wait to see the group highlights once they get to attempt it out.
With some completely wild collaborations lined up, we actually can’t wait for everybody to dig in and take a look at it for themselves! For extra information and teasers on upcoming collaborations, hold an eye fixed out on our social channels.
I couldn’t probably spill the beans on ALL the brand new options within the upcoming season however I’m very excited to let you already know a number of the superior PS5 technical options arising.
Now a take a look at the technical particulars
We’re actually excited to convey some superior options to Fall Guys for PS5 gamers.
To start with, we’re actually joyful to say that we’ll be utilising enhanced physics and native 4K asset dealing with which implies… Fall Guys will probably be hitting 60FPS at 4k on PS5 beginning June 21. This can be a large deal for us—simply think about each vibrant costume stumbling alongside in 4k decision—so beantacular!
Our Tonicteam has been attempting out some enjoyable stuff with the DualSense wi-fi controller’s haptics so as to add to the sport additional down the road. Dan Parkes (one in all our audio engineers) added this beautiful function the place the controller begins to vibrate as you get nearer to the Crown. It’s delicate nevertheless it actually provides to the stress as you attain the ultimate few meters of Fall Mountain and Misplaced Temple.
We’ve additionally been engaged on Direct Entry for Fall Guys on PS5, which basically hyperlinks sure components of the Fall Guys menu to quick duties. Which means that you’ll be capable to bounce straight to Important Present, Duos, Trios, and Squad modes from the launch menu. However don’t fear. You received’t begin falling right into a match till you verify you wish to load into matchmaking.
As a thanks to all of our wonderful Fall Guys gamers, anybody who’s downloaded and performed Fall Guys earlier than June 21 will probably be eligible for some iconic rewards. We don’t wish to spoil it for anybody, however somewhat Pegwin advised me that it features a sure Veggie Canine and Fiesty Dwarf costume…
We’re additionally operating a pre-registration marketing campaign the place we hope to unlock some very cool rewards with the group, for extra info on Free for All pre-registration, take a look at @FallGuysGame on Twitter.
It’s been a wild experience, however I’m so excited to see so many new gamers coming into the Blunderdome for the launch of Fall Guys: Free for all on June 21.
To everybody that has loved Fall Guys us alongside the way in which, thanks a lot. Seeing how a lot the group has grown and supported the sport has been so rewarding, this has been an enormous labour of affection and we’re all actually trying ahead to sharing our foolish bean recreation with the remainder of the world.
See you within the Blunderdome!