Yooka-Laylee

Most Anticipated Video and Board Games of 2017

by 3 weeks ago

2017 is just around the corner. While we celebrate some of the amazing games of 2016, there are quite a few exciting titles in tabletop and video gaming that we’d …

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Nintendo Switch “Nindies” Presentation Rundown

by 4 weeks ago

The Nintendo Switch is quickly approaching the horizon with the much anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild attached to its hip. Today, Nintendo decided to show indie …

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Yooka-Laylee for Nintendo Switch officially announced

by 4 weeks ago

During today's Switch Nindies Showcase stream, Nintendo announced that Yooka-Laylee is coming to the Switch this year. Late last year, Playtonic Games announced that, while the game will be coming to PS4, …

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Yooka-Laylee multiplayer reveal trailer

by 2 months ago

Playtonic Games and Team17 today dropped a new trailer showcasing multiplayer and co-op gameplay for its upcoming 3D platformer, Yooka-Laylee. The trailer boasts eight 4-player game modes set in the polygonal …

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Yooka-Laylee release date revealed – Wii U version cancelled

by 3 months ago

Playtonic Games announced today that Yooka-Laylee will be released on April 11, 2017, though it will not be coming to Wii U. Making the announcement in a press release, Playtonic …

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Yooka-Laylee Gamescom trailer features new abilities and environments

by 7 months ago

Today at Gamescom, Playtonic Games released a new gameplay trailer for their upcoming 3D platformer Yooka-Laylee. The trailer features new abilities and spaces players will experience in the Banjo-Kazooie spiritual …

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Yooka-Laylee developers want to avoid annoying collect-athons

by 9 months ago

In an interview posted on the PlayStation blog, several developers from Playtonic spoke about how collectibles will function in Yooka-Laylee. “We want to capture the good things about collect-athons from the …

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Gaming Trend’s Best in Show Awards – E3 2016

by 9 months ago

The sun has risen and set on the show in Los Angeles, and while we gradually roll out our coverage and recuperate from sickness, we've taken some time to award …

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The platforming revival you’ve been waiting for: Yooka-Laylee preview

by 9 months ago

Since 2000, I’ve been anxiously awaiting another Banjo-Kazooie platformer. As a series that helped define my early gaming years, Rare’s pair of Nintendo 64 collect-a-thons enthralled me with their wonderful …

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Yooka-Laylee gets a new trailer and release window

by 10 months ago

    Yooka-Laylee, the spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie, has been given its first official trailer. The first game from new studio Playtonic Games, made up primarily of former Rare staff, launched a …

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    GT’s Most Anticipated Games of 2016

    by 1 year ago

      This has been quite a year already, with many stellar releases and even more on the way. It's hard to pick even one game that most excites you, gets you …

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      Yooka-Laylee and the importance of retro revivals

      by 2 years ago

      Over a decade ago, I lost something important to me. As a teenager, I didn’t quite realize it at the time, but a game studio that had very much shaped …

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