VIDEO: Yooka-Laylee Gamescom 2016 Trailer

Do you have fond memories of Rare’s 3D action-platform games from back in the N64 days? From Banjo-Kazooie to Conker’s Bad Fur Day, they definitely had a style all their own. Now, some of the development team from that era have formed their own company, Playtonic Games, and are crafting a brand new creation from the ground up, albeit with a very familiar art style and soundtrack.

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One set of eyes just isn’t enough. It looks like the duo will have some transformation abilities.

The new game is Yooka-Laylee and it will be launching on the Wii U sometime in early 2017. The graphics and worlds look great and the gameplay is reminiscent of the classics from the late ’90s. Check out the new 2016 Gamescom trailer below, and for more screens and information, be sure to read our preview.

 

 

 

Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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