Wednesday 25.10.2023

Velocity Spiritual Successor IKARO Will Not Die Unveiled In Thrilling New Trailer

Critically acclaimed studio, FuturLab, debuts upcoming game with first look at mesmerising flow-state movement and unique combat 

Gothenburg, Sweden – October 25th, 2023Thunderful and FuturLab are delighted to unveil their all-new action adventure rogue-lite, IKARO Will Not Die, a spiritual successor to the Velocity series in development for PC and Console. Debuting today at the Xbox Partner Preview the game’s new trailer offers a first-look at IKARO’s exhilarating flow-state grav-surfing movement and martial arts combat. 

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IKARO Will Not Die is being developed by FuturLab, the studio behind the smash-hit PowerWash Simulator. As a spiritual successor to the critically acclaimed Velocity series, IKARO brings the pace and precision of those titles’ satisfying flow-state action into third-person, while infusing an array of exciting new systems and mechanics.      

IKARO rewards momentum, delivering satisfaction and style as players master the game’s unique systems. Surf through sci-fi environments and engage in spectacular combat encounters by chaining mind-blowing abilities together. FuturLab and Thunderful look forward to revealing more about IKARO’s distinctive combat system, unique abilities, and entrancing traversal soon

“We’re thrilled to finally be able to share a sneak peek at our upcoming game, IKARO Will Not Die,” said FuturLab CEO, Kirsty Rigden, “As a spiritual successor to Velocity, fans will recognise motifs from the series, but with the style and sophistication of the combat and traversal systems dialled up 1000x. We can’t wait to share more further down the line.”

Wednesday 25.10.2023

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