“We’re incredibly excited to show the world our first in-house developed game,” said Skyhook Games co-founder David Harper in a press release. “We can’t wait for players to experience the satisfaction of manicuring a lawn to perfection within Lawn Mower Simulator‘s idyllic setting.”
Curve Digital publishing director Simon Bryon added, “It feels great to be able to reveal Lawn Mowing Simulator alongside Skyhook Games. The team have done an amazing job recreating the experience of lawn mowing across the gorgeous British countryside. We’re excited for players to get hands-on with Lawn Mowing Simulator as early as next week through the Xbox Insider Program and to hear everyone’s thoughts.”
Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
Experience the beauty and detail of mowing the Great British countryside in Lawn Mowing Simulator, the only simulator that allows you to ride an authentic and expansive roster of real-world licensed lawn mowers from prestigious manufacturers; Toro, SCAG, and STIGA as you manage your mowing business.
- Physically Authentic Lawn Mowing Experience – Execute ground checks, set your blade height, and measure your engine load as you complete a variety of contracts across Career Mode, Free Mode or Challenge Mode. Take your mowing further with several attachments from stripe rollers, mulching kits, grass collectors, recyclers, flail decks and more.
- Beautiful Rural British Countryside – Lawn Mowing Simulator is set in a beautiful British countryside town. Busy residential streets, vast castle grounds, quaint cottage greens, and large equestrian fields are just some of the locations that await your mowing blades.
- Real World Licensed Mower Manufacturers – Toro, SCAG, and STIGA front line Lawn Mowing Simulator with their real-world machines painstakingly re-created visually and physically. 12 Mowers are available in the base game, each with their own challenges, attachments and upgrades to pursue.
- Accurate and Attentive Business Management – Build your own lawncare business from the ground up. Purchase and upgrade your headquarters, hire employees, purchase advertising and balance the books as you grow and expand your business.
Watch the announcement trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.