[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
th December 2013:
, the critically acclaimed subterranean exploration game
from indie legend Nifflas is making its way to Nintendo Wii U on 19
th December, & Nifflas is proud to say this is the
best looking version of the game, as if that wasn’t enough it
also includes the Infinity Hype update – making an already
huge game even bigger!
Released on PlayStation®3, PS Vita, PC, Mac & Linux last
is the brainchild of Nicklas ‘Nifflas’ Nygren
and is being developed for the Wii U platform by Mathias
Kærlev of MP2, and published by Ripstone. The game puts you
in the shoes of Mi – a mute, but extraordinary sprite; with
an array of thrilling quests to complete, unique zen-like gameplay
and plenty of dynamic characters to meet and guide you on your
adventure. Chapter 1 & 2 provide a tutorial to the game with
Chapter 3 extending to an open world of over 1,800 rooms to explore
at your own pace; where you can switch between human and ball form
for an unparalleled sense of freedom.
delivers a captivating and mesmerising experience that
will not disappoint.
1,800 intricately designed rooms to explore
more secrets to discover, quests to embark on and rooms to
Exclusively to Wii U on consoles, the Infinity Hype update brings
improvements and changes based on fan feedback from Reddit
new graphical effects and flourishes, the Wii U version is the best
looking console version of the game
to the Nintendo GamePad, you can view the map easily, seeing where
you've explored & where you have yet to venture.
Check out the launch trailer here:
(PEGI/EU version) /
About Nifflas Games
Nifflas Games is a Swedish-based indie game developer, founded
in 2009 by Nicklas Nygren. Nicklas, better known by the handle
Nifflas, is best known for his freeware games such as
Knytt, Knytt Stories, Within A Deep Forest and
Saira. In 2012 Nifflas spearheaded the extension of the
Knytt series onto PlayStation Network with
Knytt Underground for PS3 and PS Vita; you can vote for
the game on
For more information on Nifflas Games, please visit:
About Ripstone Publishing
Ripstone® Publishing is an independent UK based games
publisher specialising in digital distribution.
Ripstone’s ethos is built on honesty, integrity and trust,
founded in 2011 in order to create a bespoke service for
independent game developers.
Publishing video games on a number of different platforms
including handheld and home consoles, PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, and
Android; Ripstone is best known for games such as Pure Chess, the
award-winning Knytt Underground, Big Sky Infinity, Gun Commando and
Men’s Room Mayhem.
http://www.ripstone.com for more information.