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  ibb & obb bring colorful co-op play to Steam!
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05/26/2014
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Today on May 26, Dutch independent developers Sparpweed and Codeglue

will release their award-winning ibb & obb on Steam! ibb & obb is a two player cooperative game set in a puzzle-filled world where gravity goes both up and down. You can only succeed by working closely together. To celebrate this release, Codeglue and Sparpweed will host a Twitch live stream at 18:00 (UTC+2). The developers will be answering questions, do give-aways, and somewhat abuse the game. Click here to go to Codeglue's Twitch channel.

Get ibb & obb now with 20% discount!

 

Players can get the single game (€ 9,99 or $ 11,99), or the Best Friends Forever Double Pack (€ 11,99 or $ 13,99), which includes two Steam keys, of which one can be shared with a good friend or a secret lover. There is also a Luxurious Pack which includes the original soundtrack by Kettel! The complete soundtrack can be found on Kettel's Bandcamp page. During launch week, players will get a lovely 20% discount on any of the available packs. 

 

Click here to see all the discounted Steam packages! (-20% off)

About ibb & obb

 

ibb & obb is a cooperative adventure designed for two players set in an abstract puzzle filled world where gravity goes both up and down. You can only succeed by working closely together. The game can be played with a good friend on a couch or can be played with someone online. 

ibb & obb started out as Richard Boeser's graduation project. It had its first public appearance as part of IndieCade's selection at the E3 2008 in Los Angeles. There it caught Sony's eye and plans were made to get ibb and obb to PlayStation. Sparpweed decided to try and self publish the game on the PlayStation Store. At the end of 2010 production officially started in close collaboration with Codeglue. The PlayStation3  version launched in August 2013.

Features:

  • Designed for two player co-op 
  • Secret levels that will test your skills to the max 
  • A warm electronic soundtrack by Kettel
  • Steam Achievements, Leaderboards and Cloud
  • Steam Full controller support (Big Picture)
 

 

 

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Presskit, review keys and swag

 

If you’d like more information about ibb & obb, like screenshots, videos, game logos and team information, please visit the game’s official  presskit() page. If you like to follow the news around and the development of the game, you should go to the ibb & obb  Facebook page or  Twitter page.

Feel like to review the game and get a review key? Or get some swag like soundtrack CDs, stickers or buttons for a giveaway on your website or blog? Email or DM Richard Boeser from Sparpweed or email or DM Peter de Jong from Codeglue, they can help you. 

 

Terraria. Codeglue also lends Dutch indie studio Ragesquid a hand with their upcoming Steam game Action Henk. 

www.codeglue.com

www.codeglue.com/presskit

 

 

About Sparpweed

 

Sparpweed is a two man studio, Richard Boeser and Roland IJzermans create games with a focus on original gameplay and atmosphere. Depending on a project's needs we team up with other developers, designers, artists etc. Sparpweed stays small and flexible. This way we can stay innovative and spend time on experimentation. 

www.sparpweed.com