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

Asterix and Obelix: Slap them All! (PS4/NINTENDO SWITCH)

 

Stuttgart, September 14th, 2021- Microids and the distributor Strictly Limited Games are pleased to announce the upcoming release of an Ultra Collector's Edition for Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! Filled with goodies and items inspired by the famous French comic book, this limited edition will be available later this year for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, exclusively through Strictly Limited Games' digital partner store.


The Ultra Collector's Edition of Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! will be available for pre-order starting today, September 14th, 2021 through Strictly Limited Games' digital partner store.



Be prepared to prove your bravery! Asterix and Obelix: Slap them All! is set in 50 B.C.E. Gaul, which is entirely occupied by the Romans. Only one small village of indomitable Gauls still holds out against the invaders. Play as Asterix and Obelix and set sail to the most iconic places in the comic book series while battling Roman legionaries, pirates, brigands and even the dreaded Normans.


Features:
 

  • Face hordes of Romans in various environments inspired by existing Asterix & Obelix albums
  • Team up with a friend in the local multiplayer mode
  • Fight your enemies with powerful moves and unique combos
  • Discover awesome mini-games

The Ultra Collector's Edition of Asterix & Obelix: Slap Them All! will be available for €149.99 in very limited quantities.

 

  • Ultra Collector’s Edition Box
  • Game for Nintendo Switch or PS4
  • Poster
  • Aluminium Cover Set
  • Asterix & Obelix Figurine
  • Coin
  • Postcard Set
  • Coaster Set
  • Sticker Set
  • LED Hologram Lamp
  • 4 Art Prints
  • Certificate of Authenticity


 

Plus, the Ultra Collector’s Edition comes with three additional Asterix games: XXL Romastered, XXL2 Remastered, XXL3: The Crystal Menhir!

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About Microids

Microids is a French video game publisher. Founded in 1985, Microids’ editorial strategy now focuses on 4 major areas: adventure games, racing games, retro gaming and games inspired by iconic titles. By collaborating with renowned studios and authors (Pendulo Studios, Eden Studios, Benoît Sokal, Paul Cuisset, Philippe Dessoly and Pierre Adane), Microids has become a major player in international video games. Taking inspiration from legendary titles, including Asterix & Obelix, and Titeuf, Garfield, Fort Boyard, XIII and Blacksad, Microids reaches a wide audience and creates original adventures which give gamers the chance to play as some of their most beloved characters.
 

About Strictly Limited Games

Strictly Limited Games is a German publisher based near Stuttgart, specializing in releasing a curated selection of digital download-only games in exclusive collectable physical editions for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Nintendo Switch. The company was founded in 2017 by Dennis Mendel, a former scholar for game studies and advisor at Fraunhofer Institute, and Benedict Braitsch. Both passionate collectors with a combined collection of over 7.000 digital and physical games for all console generations, their intention is to form an opposite pole to the current trend of digital-only releases. All collectors’ editions are available exclusively at Strictly Limited Games online store www.strictlylimitedgames.com.
 

About Éditions Albert René

Editions Albert René was founded in 1979 by Albert Uderzo and owns all rights to the adventures of Asterix. • Albert René Editions have published Albert Uderzo's The Adventures of Asterix since 1980, as well as other comics created in cooperation with René Goscinny, such as Jehan Pistolet and Oumpah-Pah; • Albert René Editions spearheads new Asterix projects, like films and cartoons; • Albert René Editions grants licenses for merchandising and promotion including Parc Asterix, located near Paris. For more information about Editions Albert René and Asterix, please visit http://www.asterix.com