Site layout weird? Try Ctrl-Shift-Refresh   |   Report a bug

Octodad aiming for PlayStation 4 release in April

4:00 PM on 02.20.2014

Jordan Devore

Managing Editor

Xbox One version under consideration

Young Horses remarked on Twitter that its goal is to release Octodad: Dadliest Catch on PlayStation 4 in April. Some of us were expecting a bit sooner than that, but "There was never a definite date, or delay," according to the studio.

"We'd love to have launched sooner, but it's our first console release ever and we want to do it right." Octodad will run at 1080p "with nice anti-aliasing." That is nice!

The team is also "considering" an Xbox One version, however such a port is not in active development or anything like that. "We are interested in it, but have not decided to do it yet."

I went ahead and bought the game on PC out of a lack of patience and it's exactly what I wanted/expected it to be: fun, funny, and occasionally frustrating. Given the choice, I'd have probably gone for the PlayStation 4 version instead just for the heck of it, really.

Octodad [Twitter]

Get comment replies by email.     settings



Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our comment moderators

Can't see comments? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this. Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your security software's whitelist.


More Octodad: Dadliest Catch  updates:

news ( 31 ) galleries ( 11 ) videos ( 11 )

To distract myself from the incessant sports talk happening in Destructoid chat this laid-back afternoon, I've been staring at the wonderful 7" Octodad: Dadliest Catch record. What a cutie. Nice to see Young Horses stick with...
Feeding watermelon to a hospital patient? What a nice guy, that Octodad. Such large, sharp forks he's got, too. It's a good thing he is an adult human with fully developed motor skills. Octodad: Dadliest Catch was a treat, bu...
Since its release in January, Octodad: Dadliest Catch has sold over 250,000 copies, according to developer Young Horses. The awkward octopus-in-dad's-clothing simulator is a lot of fun for those who take the time to really l...
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is peppered with some of the most ridiculous scenes I've ever seen in my 22-odd years of gaming, and that's why I love it. To celebrate its launch on PS4, PlayStation and Young Horses have released a ...
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is coming to PS4 on April 22. Thankfully, it won't cost an arm, an arm, an arm, an arm and a leg. Just $15. And 20% off of that in its first week for PlayStation Plus members. And it's not a straight ...
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is a pretty great game for those who take the time to re-learn how to walk. One of the neat extra features are hidden neckties throughout the game. In each level (except for "Shark Naked"), three ties ...
An interesting exercise in game design is to identify assumptions about the genre or medium in general, then question those assumptions. One such assumption that most make is that control should feel natural and unobtrusive a...
The strange octopus-dressed-as-a-human simulator Octodad: Dadliest Catch releases today on Steam, the Humble Store, and GOG.com, but how do you know if Octodad: Dadliest Catch is right for you? The informative medical video ...
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, the cephalopod-masquerading-as-human simulator (we've all been there), is set to release on January 30 on Steam, the Humble Store, and GOG.com. The PlayStation 4 launch is expected sometime in March....








Back to Top