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San Francisco – August 10, 2021 | Celestial stone games and independent developer Cafénauts are pleased to announce the release of an all-new, limited-time Xbox demo for the upcoming action-adventure game Distant space lines. As announced and played live at the / twitchgaming Showcase: [email protected], the demo is now available through the Microsoft Store for the Xbox Series X | S and Xbox One consoles. You can still watch the event on VOD on twitch.tv/twitchgaming or twitch.tv/xbox.
Additionally, Xbox Ambassadors will be hosting their Summer Games Party throughout August 2021. There will be a live stream of the demo and Q&A with one of our developers in August – more on that. soon ! You can tune in to this stream and all the other great games on twitch.tv/xboxambassadors.
During the Xbox Summer Games Party, fans can participate live for a chance to chat and spend time with special guest developers, other Xbox gamers, and participate in giveaways that include all kinds of goodies as well as gifts. great prizes like Xbox Game Pass Ultimate codes and accessories designed for the Xbox OtterBox.
Distant space lines is a highly comedic, cooperative, rogue-lite, tycoon, space sim, action-RPG sci-fi game that blends the golden age of air travel with the utopian space age of the 60s. Distant space lines will launch on Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, and Windows PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store this fall.
Features include every imaginable tropes of mid-century “glory” that planet Earth was. This means that players can expect insanely bad food, dancing, random 5th type encounters, repairing broken equipment, handling gravity loss, piloting 101, from puddles of vomit (yes, we said that …), to puddles of floating vomit (again …), damage to the hull, dangers of space, asteroids galore, lack fuel, various paid entertainment, price hikes and the inspector.
Distant space lines Main characteristics:
- From the World’s Fair to the “It Came From Space” types of movies of the day, we drew a lot of inspiration from the best of ’60s science fiction!
- With tons of ships to unlock, various upgrades, playable characters to collect and more, you’ll have everything you need to customize your Spaceline!
- There are many mechanics waiting for you to master (or survive) such as piloting, repairing, cleaning, cooking, dancing, hacking and ensuring happy passengers, you will never be bored!
- With a robust AI director at the heart of the game, you will always have a unique gaming experience, whether alone or in 4-player co-op with your friends!
This is a game guaranteed to awaken gamers with its unique features and larger-than-life gameplay as well as one-of-a-kind humor. Check out the demo on the Microsoft Store.
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Official site: Distant space lines (coffeenauts.com)
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Based in Brazil, the Coffeenauts team is passionate about two things: a great cup of coffee and creating unique and engaging gaming experiences. They take an espresso approach to making games – they have to hit hard and appeal to all of the senses. Coffeenauts put extra effort and special care into everything they do, from creative game design to immersive game worlds.
About Skystone Games
Skystone Games aims to be a leader in video game publishing with a passion for discovering rich new experiences showcasing incredible talent across the globe. Founded by industry veterans David Brevik (Creator of the Diablo franchise) and Bill Wang (Perfect World & Giant), Skystone Games has several projects in the pipeline. Its first two titles, Undying and Spaceline Crew, will launch on multiple platforms in the near future. Skystone is actively seeking more partners. More information can be found at Skystone.Games.
RP Contacts for Skystone
Bill Murphy – [email protected]
Garrett Fuller – [email protected]