Should you like new IPs, and just cannot get enough of the blood, gore and roguelike action that populates our gaming world, then the teams at Merge Games and Laser Dog have got your back. DeathRun TV is coming to console and PC with its very first gameplay trailer more than happy to shower you in a splattering of blood.
A brand new roguelike survival TV game show, DeathRun TV displays a spectacle of blood-soaked action in its first gameplay trailer – and we urge you to give it a watch down below.
Created by the Laser Dog team, with Merge Games picking up the publishing rights, DeathRun TV is a new roguelike shooter with breakneck speed, bullet-dodging action and lots of guns. Lots. Of. Guns.
It’ll be found releasing on Xbox Series X|S, PS4, PS5, Nintendo Switch and PC, with those happy to cover the latter format finding a demo now available on Steam. And yes, we’ve not forgotten to include Xbox One there, it’s just Deathrun TV look set only to make the most of the next-gen Xbox consoles.
In a seriously disturbed future where the quest for fame means everything, contestants must battle their way through swarms of enemies dreamt up in a lab; all for the satisfaction of an audience that never switches off. Likes are awarded for everything, from blowing up giant mutated creatures to choosing to save helpless humans attached to death contraptions. Don’t feel like being a hero? Choose to hit the kill switch bringing them to a swift and bloody end while earning yourself advanced weapons in the process. Each attempt will see the Deathrunners transformed into uniquely twisted killing machines with abilities such as exploding bodies and giant heads.
Coming to you from the largest studio ever constructed. The show where contestants risk it all to gather likes from audiences watching all over the world; 24 hours a day. The entertainment never ends!
Key features include:
- CongratMutations! Getting those precious likes and leveling up your likability will be rewarded with an ever-changing roster or mutations to choose from including exploding bodies and big heads.
- Game Over! Try again! State of the art studio and proprietary technology will reanimate your body ensuring that you can try again and again, and again and again…Each run offers new challenges and new opportunities to gain fame
- In jeopardy? Phone a friend! Call in backup from up to three other friends for 1 to 4 player multiplayer for carnage your brain will barely comprehend.
If you’re eager to earn the likes then you can jump straight into the Pilot through that free Steam demo. Otherwise hold tight as we bring you more in the weeks ahead. Whenever you play though, just remember it’s the run that is all that matters…