Publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment and developer Teravision Games have announced three-versus-seven asymmetrical online multiplayer game Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC (Steam). It is inspired by MGM’s 1998 cult classic horror film. It will launch in early 2023 as a live service title, with multiple updates planned for post-launch.
Here is an overview of the game, via Good Shepherd Entertainment:
Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game is an asymmetrical multiplayer horror based on the iconic ’80s film. In the battle between Killer Klowns and citizens of Crescent Cove, team up and use your wits to harvest humans or save them from the alien invasion!
- Send in the Klowns – Take on a role of the iconic Killer Klowns—cooperate in a team of three players, utilize outlandish abilities, hunt humans with zany weapons, and plan your own alien invasion to successfully harvest the population of Crescent Cove.
- Protect Humanity – Fight back as a team of seven brave citizens of Crescent Cove—pick your class, explore the city for valuable loot and weapons, avoid getting captured by Klowns, and try to survive—or sabotage—the alien invasion.
- Welcome to the Town – Crescent Cove is a sprawling arena for unique 3v7 fights between Klowns and humans—boasting various locations, randomly generated map layout and a multitude of tactical opportunities for both teams.
- Evolving the Horror – Unique approach to hide-and-seek gameplay, customization and respawn systems, player-versus-player-versus-environment, dynamic objectives leading to multiple match results—Killer Klowns evolves the online horror formula in new ways.
Watch the announcement trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.