Playtonic Games

Yooka-Laylee's gameplay trailer looks like a new Banjo game, and it's amazing

Yooka-Laylee's gameplay trailer looks like a new Banjo game, and it's amazing

Joey Davidson

The music, the color variety, the animation, the movement style… Boy, Yooka-Laylee really looks like an effort from the makers of the wonderful Banjo-Kazooie. Have a look at the new E3 2016 trailer for Yooka-Laylee above, then move through the brand new screenshots below. It feels so Banjo-esque. That’s the point, though. Playtonic Games is comprised of former Rare developers, and they...

Yooka-Laylee picked up Team17 as publiser, funding now totally for development

Yooka-Laylee picked up Team17 as publiser, funding now totally for development

Ron Duwell

Excellent news for Playtonic Games’ Kickstarter success Yooka-Laylee. The 3D platformer has been picked up by a reputable publisher in Team17, and all those sweet crowd-funding dollars can go straight into development. Not the other “boring” stuff. Creative Lead Gavin Price made the announcement through a press release, stressing that this doesn’t change a thing about the game. From...