Playism will publish Kibou Entertainment-developed 2D action game Timothy and the Tower of Mu for PC via Steam in 2022, the company announced. It will support English, Japanese, and Simplified Chinese language options.
Here is an overview of the game, via Playism:
Playism Prize Winner of the Pixel Game Maker MV Game Development Challenge 2020 Releasing in 2022!
Timothy and the Tower of Mu was chosen as the Playism Prize Winner in the 2020 edition of the Pixel Game Maker MV Game Development Challenge. It combines classic action elements with beautiful pixel art and hardcore difficulty, promising to give players an unforgiving challenge.
The demo is available for all now during Steam Next Festival until 7th October, check it out for a taste of what is to come!
Legend tells of a tower built by a God, rising so high that it disappears above the clouds and if someone manages to reach the top, one wish will be granted.
After his beloved grandfather’s passing, Timothy, armed only with hope, courage (and a slingshot), decides to face this deadly test to bring him back to life.
The Tower of Mu is waiting for the next victim: are you nimble, strong, and smart enough to overcome this challenge?
About the Game
Timothy and the Tower of Mu is the second installment of Kibou Entertainment’s Timothy Series.
This latest creation by the studio captures the essence of classic retro games and introduces modern gameplay, puzzle, and action elements to create an unforgettable experience for 2D action lovers.
- A classic action platformer with sprinkle of RPG.
- Inspired from classics like Faxanadu, Kid Icarus, Demon’s Crest, and Shadow of the Colossus.
- Around eight hours of gameplay.
- Hardcore platform action: die a lot, learn from your death, overcome your limits.
- “Pimped NES” graphics: a mix of old school pixel art and “bouncy” animations.
Watch a trailer below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery.