TOKYO (28th January, 2021) – Today Square Enix Co., Ltd. released a free demo for BALAN WONDERWORLD™, the all-new action-platformer from their new studio BALAN COMPANY.
The demo offers a sneak peek at all the whimsy and magic the game has in store ahead of its March 26th release. By downloading and playing the demo, players can unlock platform-specific bonus costumes, which can be enjoyed when playing the full game after purchase.
The demo features three of BALAN WONDERWORLD’s twelve magical worlds, and also supports local two-player co-op that can be enjoyed with friends and family by plugging-in and pressing any button on a second controller.
Players can battle Negati, play Balan’s Bout mini-games and collect Balan Statues together as Leo and Emma, combining abilities from different costumes to explore each wonderous world and access new paths that are unavailable in solo play.
‘Blue Launcher’ PlayStation®5 and PlayStation®4 Edition (White)
The Blue Launcher costume shoots blue bullets studded with〇 and ×symbols to the front when standing still, which can defeat enemies or destroy blocks.
‘Star Launcher’ Nintendo Switch™ Edition (Red)
The Star Launcher costume shoots sparkling star bullets to the front when standing still, which can defeat enemies or destroy blocks.
‘X Launcher’ Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One Edition (Black)
The X Launcher costume shoots green, glowing X-shaped bullets to the front when standing still, which can defeat enemies or destroy blocks.
‘Steam Launcher’ Steam® Edition (Blue)
The Steam Launcher costume shoots three linked valve-shaped bullets to the front when standing still, which can defeat enemies or destroy blocks.
In addition, Square Enix unveiled the brand-new True Happiness is an Adventure trailer, which showcases a range of the 80 in-game costumes and fantastical adventures that await in Wonderworld.
BALAN WONDERWORLD will release March 26th, 2021 on PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch™, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One and Steam®, and is available for pre-order on digital platforms. Further information on the availability of physical pre-orders will follow.
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