Bandai Namco will release the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One versions of Mr. DRILLER DrillLand in the west alongside its Japanese and Asian release on November 4, the company announced.
While the game will be a digital-only release in the west, the PlayStation 4 version will be available at physical retail in Japan and Asia.
Mr. DRILLER DrillLand first launched for GameCube in December 2002, followed by Switch via Nintendo eShop and PC via Steam in June 2020.
Here is an overview of the game, via its store pages:
Can ya dig it?! Mr. Driller, a simple yet addictive action puzzle game!
Built 500 meters beneath the earth’s surface, “DrillLand” is a secret amusement park developed jointly by the Drillers Association and the Underground Kingdom. Six drillers of diverse personalities and abilities are here to play!
This game is a ported version of Mr. DRILLER DrillLand, released in 2002 for other platforms. The game retains the simple-to-operate and challenging “action puzzle game” style, but with new graphics and a “Casual Mode” for those who want to enjoy digging through DrillLand at a leisurely pace! You can also play the “Classic Mode” with the same difficulty level as the original.
- The More You Play, the More You Accumulate – The more you play the game, the more in-game points you’ll accumulate, which you can use to collect Driller Cards, buy souvenirs, and more!
- Enjoy Playing Mr. Driller with Everyone! – The game features a “four-player mode,” where everyone can enjoy playing Mr. Driller together. In addition, an online battle function has been added to this title! Let’s have fun with drillers from around the world!