The Legend of Bum-bo coming to PS5, Xbox Series, and Switch on June 29The Binding of Isaac prequel first launched for PC in November 2019.
Publisher Nicalis and developers Edmund McMillen, James Interactive, and Ridiculon will release The Binding of Isaac prequel The Legend of Bum-bo for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, and Switch on June 29 for $19.99, the companies announced.
The Legend of Bum-bo first launched for PC via Steam on November 12, 2019. Epic Games Store and GOG releases followed on February 4, 2022.
Here is an overview of the game, via Nicalis:
When Bum-bo’s only coin is stolen by a mysterious entity and pulled down into the sewer, Bum-bo finds himself facing droves of deranged enemies, lost children, his fears and (eventually) the beast that stole his beloved coin.
The Legend of Bum-bo is a puzzle-based “deckbuilding roguelike” from Edmund McMillen (The Binding of Isaac, Super Meat Boy, The End is Nigh). Players collect hoards of items that can be modified, upgraded and combined with others in many interesting ways. Play as one of many Bum-bo, each with its own unique abilities, as they smash, bash and splash their way through a variety of cardboard monstrosities, giant bosses and dark personal urges… oh, and it’s also the prequel to The Binding of Isaac!
- Over 125 unique items that can be modified and upgraded.
- Over 80 unique trinkets that give neato passive abilities.
- Seven playable Bum-bos, each with their own unique abilities.
- 13 ugly-yet-cute bosses.
- Over 40 despicable enemy types.
- Amazing music by Ridiculon.
- Loads of unlockables.
- Animated cutscenes that will make you feel bad.
Watch a new trailer below.