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  M2H's party game Marooners heading to Early Access
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Alkmaar, The Netherlands– March 17, 2015

M2H announces Marooners is heading to Steam Early Access, following the succes of Verdun on Steam. In Marooners you play a mix of party games simultaneously, switching back and forth between games. The creative use of intermittent minigames and online multiplayer capability make Marooners a one of a kind party game. Marooners will be available Thursday March 24.

Bulletpoints:

  • Marooners is a local/online multiplayer party game M2H has been developing the last 6 months
  • The game will be available on Early Access Thursday 24 March, priced at 14,99 USD/14,99 EUR.
  • Marooners was national winner of the GGJ Netherlands 2015 and M2H's next game after Verdun
  • M2H is attending PAX East (Boston, 22-24 April). Secure an exclusive interview!
About Marooners

Marooners throws you into a chaotic mix of minigames. You’ll be switching back and forth between exotic locations, all the while grabbing as much treasure as you can. Just try not to drown, get shot, squashed, blown up or worse. Treasure and victory await!

The game supports both offline and online multiplayer (2 – 6 players). Any combination of local and remote players is also supported; friends who can’t come over no longer have an excuse not to party.

Features

  • A new kind of party game experience: play multiple minigames at the same time, constantly switching between them when you least expect it
  • Multiple game modes
  • Intense minigames and bonus stages
  • Seamless local and online play for 2-6 players
  • A host of quirky characters
  • Run, jump and bash your way to glory
  • Full controller support (+ full SteamOS support)
  • Steam trading cards, achievements
  • Voice chat
Early Access

M2H is very clear about Early Access: The game should remain stable and playable at all times. Content is therefore gradually released every week. Players who participate in the Early Access version of the game will be rewarded by an exclusive weapon unlock.

Marooners History

Marooners originally started as a Global Game Jam game which won the National award in the Netherlands.

PAX East - Boston

M2H wil be showing Marooners at PAX East Boston (22-24 April). Get in touch to secure an exclusive interview.

About M2H

M2H has won several Global Game Jam awards for their games and recently won the grand prize in Dutch Games Industry: best economic achievement and the prestigious industry award. M2H is best known for their successful WW1 game Verdun. M2H is also still actively continuing the success of Verdun, for which a big update will land on Steam March 22.

For more information: www.M2H.nl

Links & Contact

Steam store page

http://store.steampowered.com/app/423810/

Press kit

http://www.M2H.nl/marooners/

Early Access trailer

https://youtu.be/bcck-Yknv4w

Website

http://www.MaroonersGame.com

Press contact

Mike Hergaarden - [email protected]