Quantcast
'Y2K' is a Killer7 EarthBound Hipster Hybrid Heaven - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Project Y2K  



'Y2K' is a Killer7 EarthBound Hipster Hybrid Heaven


3:00 PM on 01.01.2014
Y2K'Y2K' is a Killer7 EarthBound Hipster Hybrid Heaven photo



Ackk Studios, creators of the Game Boy-influenced, color-themed RPG Two Brothers has revealed a few screens of their next game, currently codenamed Project Y2K. Details on the game remain scant, but a little Twitter digging revealed a few incidental details, such as influences like David O'Reilly (Her, Adventure Time, Eat My Sharts), Takashi Marukami (Jellyfish Eyes, Superflat First Love), Killer7, EarthBound, and the "Hipster" stereotype. Seems like a dream come true, though I hope the game doesn't give hipsters too hard of a time. Out of all the fashion-obsessed groups in modern culture today, they seem to get the most flack, while sexy male models and the real housewives continue to get away relatively unscathed.

Right now the game is running on the PS4, though its likely coming to Wii U and PC as well. We've got Ackk Studios scheduled to appear on Sup Holmes on January 26th. Hopefully we can squeeze some information from them about this promising new game on that date.






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Project Y2K





Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

Indie

6:30 PM on 07.28.2014
How to correctly play Crypt of the NecroDancer

I've been playing Crypt of the NecroDancer, and now I fancy myself a pretty amazing player. The game hits Steam's Early Access program in just two days, and so I figured I'd impart my wisdom unto any new players who may be out there by making a hawt tipz video.more



6:15 PM on 07.28.2014
The PAX 10 is full of unique, interesting, and fantastic looking games

With PAX Prime '14 just around the corner, the convention's organizers announced The PAX 10 -- a group of ten independent games that the show designates as "must see." Varying greatly in genre, style, and platform, these ten ...more



5:00 PM on 07.27.2014
Apple, Banner Saga studio frustrated by iOS game market

The Banner Saga is coming to iOS, but porting isn't the developer's major concern. That's pretty much already done. Stoic's main dilemma is how much the game should cost on the platform. "Apple is frustrated, along with every...more



View all Indie






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more