Biped is a colourful coop journey set in an alternate universe the place people didn’t take over Earth. As a substitute, our world is a crucial waypoint for interstellar vacationers. Gamers management Aku and Sila, two upkeep bots whose mission is to revive a sequence of navigational beacons after a galactic storm has hit the planet. You’ll have to discover, resolve puzzles, and cooperate to convey Earth again on-line.
The Journey of Biped So Far
The sport idea got here out from the easy thought of enjoying a recreation character whose limbs managed individually. However earlier than coming to the scheme the place creatures shall be bipedal, builders examined a number of different doable ideas. They’d human-like creatures, horrifying aliens that regarded like an octopus, unique animals with a number of legs, and many alternative designs to select from.
Nonetheless, it was turning into an increasing number of evident with every attempt that the complexity of controls just isn’t what is required for a enjoyable occasion recreation. It needed to be one thing extra simple, simpler to make use of and perceive in order that gamers may instantly really feel snug and have enjoyable.
After testing a number of ideas, builders settled on the lovable little bots you see right now. Our protagonists would have two unbiased legs, no arms, may manipulate objects, and slide carelessly on clean surfaces.
The concept labored: in a matter of months, Biped has acquired dozens of optimistic opinions by media and streamers and bought over 1700 optimistic opinions on Steam solely. We’re extremely pleased with it.
Xbox One Launch
Releasing Biped on Xbox One was our plan all alongside, and this concept was confirmed by a number of requests we acquired from the neighborhood.
Ever since Biped’s growth started, we envisioned an journey by which cooperation was to be the important thing to success. The characters’ distinctive motion scheme, the quests, the puzzles, and all the recreation environments actively promote collaboration. After all, you possibly can play by your self, however Biped provides its greatest when loved alongside fellow people! We would like everybody to get a replica of Biped, invite associates over, order a pizza, and have enjoyable exploring the sport we poured our hearts into making. We hope you’ll take pleasure in our world simply as a lot as we cherished placing it collectively.
And for those who do, tell us! You possibly can all the time be a part of our Discord to talk about Biped, share some humorous moments the sport is stuffed with, or make new associates!
You management the robotic’s two legs utilizing two sticks. This lets you carry out varied strikes—from easy strolling and sliding to extra superior actions, like working equipment or reducing wooden.
Benefit from the journey solo or seize a pal or a member of the family and have a blast collectively in co-op mode. Talk and coordinate to overcome challenges collectively and learn how good a pair you actually are.
Your journey will take you to many lovely and mysterious location on the planet. Discover secrets and techniques in forests, valleys, waterfalls and icy mountains and discover your method by means of the puzzling paths that result in the planetary beacons.
Accumulate treasures and purchase a goofy hats! Costume up your biped the best way you want. Higher but, match your accomplice’s look and grow to be essentially the most dazzling adventurers on this epic quest.