Hello all people! I’m John Ribbins from Roll7. For those who haven’t heard of us earlier than, we’re an award-winning UK based mostly studio who made video games like Laser League, Not a Hero, OlliOlli, and OlliOlli 2. I’m right here to speak to you about our brand-new skateboarding, action-platforming sport, the subsequent sequel within the OlliOlli sequence, OlliOlli World.
OlliOlli World takes place in a vibrant, weird world during which you got down to on an epic highway journey to hunt out the Legendary Skate Gods and turn into a legendary skateboarder. Enterprise to a number of lush skating places reminiscent of Sunshine Valley or Los Vulgas, alongside the best way uncover new locations and paths to skate, construct up your tricktionary, acquire new gear, and set new excessive scores as you compete towards buddies. Seize your board, and head out with the crew, the island of Radland awaits!
Recording each flip, grind, and seize is the primary member of your crew, Suze. An superior skater herself, she can even function a mentor and digicam operator dropping just a few pointers throughout the varied ranges. Suze is at all times there to encourage you to nail varied tips over sketchy spots or hit the toughest line.
The second member of your entourage is Gnarly Mike. Mike is all about doing the craziest and most harmful tips potential and as such gives a wide range of challenges so that you can up your sport over the course of your journey.
You’ll even have the paranormal and mysterious Chiffon offering not solely steerage in the direction of skate enlightenment, but additionally the magical capability to get you again in your ft unhurt if you slam into the pavement.
Wrapping up your crew is the loyal, but a bit dorky, Dad. We’re unsure whose Dad he’s, however he’s bought that vibe, so it’s what everybody calls him. Dad’s decided that you simply’re the chosen one, the subsequent skate hero, and he’s decided to show you all the things he can. It’s a stable crew to kick off your quest to fulfill the fabled Skate Gods and reaching the epic airs wanted to search out the legendary realm of Gnarvana.
Talking of epic airs, let’s discuss tips. OlliOlli World has a wild variety of tips so that you can grasp as you carve your approach over boardwalks, mountain trails, and industrial gantries of Radland! You’ll be able to customise your character and unlock further tips and emotes over the course of the marketing campaign, so you possibly can decide strikes that symbolize your individual private type.
And whereas there’s a ton of various grinds, flips, grabs, and different strikes, there’s additionally traversal strikes like wallrides, powerslides, and quarterpipes that may open new routes and paths by way of a location. In OlliOlli World, there’s often a couple of route by way of any degree, so preserve your eyes open as you cruise by way of every zone, and also you would possibly simply discover a new favourite spot to skate, NPC to speak to, or problem to tackle.
Followers aware of the sequence will acknowledge that OlliOlli World is a real sequel to the earlier titles in nailing that feeling of flowy, skateboard platforming combos. As a skater myself, there may be nothing extra satisfying than touchdown a bunch of tips in a row and OlliOlli takes that to a loopy intense degree.
OlliOlli World, whereas fully new, nonetheless has this essence of combo chaining at its core. On prime of that there are a ton of in-game challenges which is able to push your abilities past simply combo-ing, getting you to skate and take into consideration every degree otherwise. Add to the combination that we’ve got an in-game leaderboard that tracks your rating versus your buddies, leagues, and rivals. There’s loads of alternatives to indicate off who’s the very best skater round.
We additionally needed to push boundaries and we spent a variety of effort and time ensuring OlliOlli World displays the distinctiveness of skate tradition and the neighborhood that bonds round skateboarding. We hope followers get pleasure from our tackle this skate-topia, get hyped when unlocking a brand new board with a loopy design, or simply smile when discovering that good match tee that completes you.
We hope your journey by way of OlliOlli World appears like a superb journey with nice recollections you make alongside the best way. And granted this isn’t your common world, as you’ll meet large, muscular speaking birds, or a skater with ice cream for hair, however we nonetheless hope that this expertise sticks with you and we are able to’t watch for you all to test it out when the sport launches.
OlliOlli World is coming to Xbox Collection X|S and Xbox One this Winter, so be sure you mark your calendars. We’ll have extra to speak about from creating procedurally generated ranges and sharing these with the zip code system, to the deep degree of character customization, to exhibiting off extra wacky ranges and peculiar characters, however for now we’ve run out of time. So, keep tuned! Verify us out at OlliOlligame.com by subscribing on YouTube, following on Twitter, and by changing into a fan on Facebook.