Skybound Games and Mega Cat Studios have unveiled WrestleQuest, a new adventure RPG that brings together a licensed roster of iconic wrestling legends. WrestleQuest is scheduled to launch globally between June 21 and September 23 for PS5, Xbox Series, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC (To smoke).
Check out the trailer below, along with more info on the game, via Skybound Games.
In WrestleQuest, players take on the role of a wrestling-talented young man on his quest to become one of the greatest of all time as he lands powerbombs, slams and top-level suplexes. Inspired by icons like the legendary “Macho Man” Randy Savage, our hero must dive into the world of professional wrestling, which will not only test his athleticism, but also his will and conscience.
“WrestleQuest captures the spirit and passion of wrestling, through the lens of an unforgettable RPG experience,” said James Deighan, Founder of Mega Cat Studios. “Many of the Mega Cat team grew up watching wrestling and that undeniably keeps us nostalgic. This game is a celebration of that world, with fully licensed special appearances from some of our favorite 80s fighters , 90 and today.
During gameplay, players will experience classic turn-based RPG combat that combines real-time action and tactical choices as they traverse a richly detailed and fantastical storyline, starting as a rookie, before rising through the ranks and becoming the sport’s biggest star, with the help of legendary fighters who span the ages. The pixel art graphics and overall visual style perfectly represent the combined worlds of wrestling, toys, and action figures.
“Mega Cat Studios has a deep passion for wrestling and an incredibly ambitious team reinventing retro-style entertainment in innovative ways,” said Ian Howe, co-CEO of Skybound Games. “Their level of enthusiasm, creativity and talent makes them an ideal partner for Skybound Games and we can’t wait for players to experience WrestleQuest this summer.”
Players will meet and interact with a host of legends on their quest, including “Macho Man” Randy Savage, Bret “The Hitman” Hart, Booker T, Andre The Giant, Diamond Dallas Page, Jeff Jarrett and many more. . With plenty of side quests, bonus content, and more, this is the ultimate main event you won’t want to miss.