There may have been numerous SpongeBob games released over the years, but for many it would have been the 2020 drop of Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated that reignited the spark. Off the back of that success comes SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake. Are you ready to head back to the pineapple under the sea?
Available to purchase and download right now on PC and console (those consoles being Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch) is SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake; the latest SpongeBob offering to come from the THQ Nordic and Nickelodeon teams.
Priced at £34.99 from the Xbox Store (expect roughly that elsewhere too), SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake whisks you under the waves as SpongeBob and Patrick find themselves hands-on with some wish granting Mermaid’s Tears.
From there all hell breaks loose – portals open, the fabric of the universe tears and whole new worlds open up; worlds full of cowboys and knights, snails and pirates. You could say that SpongeBob’s world has undergone something of a Cosmic Shake.
Running similar platforming lines to SpongeBob Squarepants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated, The Cosmic Shake will provide the opportunity for you to travel to no less than seven different Wishworlds, to don over thirty of the finest, funniest, costumes and to meet all the usuals that have held the franchise together since it first burst onto the scene back in 1999. With original actors in tow, SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake should be seen as a superb entry into the universe.
In fact, we KNOW it’s a superb entry, mostly as we’ve been hands-on for some time, reviewing it in the process. You can grab our thoughts on how we think SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake plays on Xbox Series X|S right here.
From there, key game features sit as…
- Unlock classic and new platforming skills like the Fishhook Swing and Karate Kick
- Don more than 30 F.U.N.tastic costumes like SnailBob and SpongeGar
- Travel to 7 distinct Wishworlds like Wild West Jellyfish Fields and Halloween Rock Bottom
- Experience all the buddy movie banter with SpongeBob’s permanent companion Balloon-Patrick
- Meet all your favorite Bikini Bottomites from the series, voiced by their original actors
- Brand-new soundtrack from the composers of Battle for Bikini Bottom + dozens of songs from the
Head over to your favourite digital store and take home a copy of SpongeBob SquarePants: The Cosmic Shake right now. The Xbox Store is our favourite, but you’ll find this on PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and PC too.
Wish-granting Mermaid’s Tears in the hands of SpongeBob and Patrick… What could possibly go wrong? Sure, the very fabric holding the very universe very together could come very undone, opening up portals into Wishworlds full of knights, cowboys, pirates, and prehistoric snails. But that’s nothing everyone’s favorite sponge can’t handle – with the right cosmic costume! Everybody do the Cosmic Shake!