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Get Hacking & Wracking. RIVE blasts onto the PlayStation Store in Asia on May 16

For Immediate Release

Hong Kong - May 12, 2017 – Eastasiasoft Limited, the independent developer and publisher of interactive entertainment, announced that RIVE, an action-packed shooter and platformer hybrid from veteran developer Two Tribes, will launch for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system in Asia on May 16, 2017.

Be prepared for a dance of destruction as RIVE takes players on an explosive journey on land, underwater, on a moving train, and even in zero gravity. RIVE features a 6+ hour campaign, voiced by Mark Dodson (Star Wars & Gremlins), as well as other addictive game modes, including challenges, battle arenas, speedrun, and single-credit mode. Players can upload their high scores in all game modes to online leaderboards.

RIVE has been fully localized for the Asian market and is playable in English, traditional Chinese, simplified Chinese and Korean.

RIVE will be available on the PlayStation®Store in Asia on May 16, 2017 for US$ 14.99, HK$ 124, TW$ 521, or KRW 20200. PlayStation Plus subscribers can enjoy an extra 20% discount during the first two weeks of the launch of the game.

Further information on RIVE can be found on the game’s official website and in the full press kit.

 

About RIVE

RIVE is the metal wrecking, robot hacking shooter you've been waiting for! This 360-degree shooter/platformer hybrid lets you choreograph a ‘dance of destruction’ in insanely spectacular battles and set-pieces. RIVE feels like the explosive games of yore, pumping megapixels in true 21st century style.

ABOUT HACKING:

Ever dreamed of controlling your enemies? In RIVE you can. Find the hacks and get those gun turrets, nurse drones and irritable smashbots on your side. Or kickstart and hitch a ride on top of a bullet train!

ABOUT THE STORY:

When space scavenger Roughshot gets trapped on a mysterious starship, he has to form a surprising alliance. Don't care about the story? Just shoot the messenger. Literally.

Features:

  • Endless variety: fight on land, underwater, in zero gravity or on a moving train!
  • Gather hacks and control your enemies.
  • Upgrade your spider tank's special attacks, armor and loot magnet.
  • A 6+ hour campaign, voiced by Mark Dodson (Star Wars & Gremlins).
  • A deep story featuring our hero Roughshot, robot butlers, space loot and... clean teeth.
  • Prove your mettle in the extra Speedrun and Single-Credit modes.
  • Dozens of on-line leaderboards to compete in.
  • Keep playing with the daily Challenges and infinite Battle Arenas.
 

About eastasiasoft

Eastasiasoft Limited is an independent, Hong Kong–based developer and publisher of interactive entertainment specializing in video games and related media. Founded in 2007, eastasiasoft has worked on and published titles such as Rainbow Skies, Rainbow Moon, Lost Sea, and the Söldner-X franchise.

About Two Tribes

Two Tribes is one of the oldest game developers in the Netherlands, creating original gaming experiences that respect old school values while leveraging new technologies. Instead of pixel art and chiptunes, Two Tribes delivers tight gameplay and a polished presentation. Two Tribes' portfolio includes a number of highly acclaimed titles such as the Toki Tori franchise, EDGE, and RUSH.

 

For media queries, contact eastasiasoft public relations at press@eastasiasoft.com or via Twitter at @eastasiasoft.

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