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  WAVE BREAK PREMIERES ON SWITCH AND STEAM TODAY FEATURES NEW STREAM-SAFE WEEZER SONG AND LEVEL
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06/11/2021
 


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PASADENA, JUNE 11th, 2021 - Funktronic Labs’ gnarly, 80’s-inspired skateBOATING title, Wave Break, debuts on Switch and Steam today with a new vibrant park creator and  “Weezy Mode”, a level centered around Weezer’s new stream-safe song, “Tell Me What You Want", which is available now after premiering in their headline performance at Summer Game Fest’s Kick Off Live.

We’re very proud to be a part of the resurgence of skateboarding games, and we hope that Wave Break can find its place amongst the list of all of the other classic arcade skating titles that came before,” Eddie Lee, President of Funktronic Labs. “I believe that Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater fans would appreciate how we built upon a classic formula with our own modern take, and a fresh new style.

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Weezer Summer Game Fest Performance of "Tell Me What You Want"
 
About Wave Break
Wave Break is the world's first skateBOATING game, inspired by arcade skateboarding classics. Grind, grab, kickflip and shoot your way through an explosive 80s crime-filled Miami Vice themed world.

Enjoy an episodic single player campaign, ranked online multiplayer, multiple custom game modes, and an advanced park creator. From tropical beaches to frozen tundras, ride the waves and score the world's biggest combo with style.
Key Features
  • SINGLE PLAYER CAMPAIGN: Challenge yourself with familiar objectives, collectibles and high score missions. It’s skateBOAT or die as the rivalry between Wave Break’s usual suspects plays out in an episodic storyline involving guns, kickflips, and blood money.
  • ONLINE MULTIPLAYER: Compete to be the best flippin’ champ in online ranked matchmaking, or group up with online friends in custom game modes.
  • MULTIPLE GAME MODES: Compete for high scores in Trick Attack, battle it out in Deathmatch, or practice and refine your skills in Free Play mode.
  • PARK CREATOR: Create the park of your dreams using our advanced in-game Park Creator! Create and edit ONLINE with friends, or do it solo for super-focus.
  • CUSTOMIZATION: Unlock hundreds of custom clothing for maximum stylin’, as well as tons of decals and decorations for your boats. Upgrade stats and unlock gear as you play and earn money.
  • STREAM SAFE SOUNDTRACK: Vibe out to Wave Break’s fresh and 100% stream safe soundtrack featuring original songs from some of the best synthwave artists in the scene like Timecop1983, Kalax, and many more!







 
For more information on Wave Break, visit http://funktroniclabs.com/. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter  and join their Discord community.

For special interview requests or any other requests, get in touch with [email protected]
 
For screenshots, key art, gifs and trailer, you can find the press kit here.

Find on Steam and Nintendo Switch.
 
About Funktronic Labs
A game studio forming playful connections between humans and technology. Focusing on games, VR/AR and other interactive media. Founded in 2013 by Eddie Lee and Kalin, Funktronic Labs is an independent development studio based in Pasadena, and is responsible for creating award-winning games such as Fujii, Cosmic Trip, Nova-111, and Starbear: Taxi.
 
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