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OVERCOOKED CELEBRATED BY THE BAFTA AWARDS WITH “BEST BRITISH GAME” AND “BEST FAMILY GAME” AWARDS

UK, 7 th April 2017 – Award-winning veteran games developer and international games label and Cambridge based independent developer Ghost Town Games are proud to announce that their chaotic couch co-op cooking game Overcooked was awarded both Best British Game and Best Family Game at the 2017 BAFTA Games Award which took place in London last night, 6 th April 2017.

“We are incredibly thankful to the BAFTA Games Awards. This comes as a complete surprise and we are thrilled to win the Best Family Game and Best British Game awards. We would like to thank everyone at Team17, our friends, our families and everyone who has supported us in our journey.

It's been a crazy few years but it's been extremely humbling to see so many friends and strangers come together to play our game. Thank you all so much," said Phil Duncan, Co-Founder and Designer, Ghost Town Games

About Overcooked

Overcooked allows gamers to play solo or engage in classic, chaotic couch co-op for up to four players in both co-operative and competitive challenge modes. Working as a team, you and your fellow chefs must prepare, cook and serve up a variety of tasty orders. Sharpen your knives and dust off your chef’s whites, there isn’t mushroom for error and the steaks are high in these crazy kitchens! 

Key Features:

  • 28 standard campaign levels plus an additional introductory level and final boss to conquer! 
  • Local co-op play for 1 to 4 players across all campaign levels!
  • 9 versus levels to go head to head locally with either 2 or 4 players
  • A range of different and unusual kitchens to play across with different recipes to master, cook soup, burritos, burgers and fish and chips
  • 11 achievements/trophies to cook up
 

Overcooked is available to download for Xbox One via the Xbox Games Store, PlayStation 4 via the  PlayStation Store and for PC via  Steam for just £12.99 / $16.99 / 15,99 €. A Nintendo Switch version will be released later in 2017.

Assets are available to download from:  http://bit.ly/PressKitTeam17

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For more information please contact:

UK:

Bethany Aston - Senior PR Executive - Team17

bethany.aston@team17.com    - +447508 014428

Stefano Petrullo – Renaissance PR

stefano@renaissancepr.biz   - +447828 692315

INTERNATIONAL PRESS:

Bethany Aston - Senior PR Executive - Team17

bethany.aston@team17.com    - +447508 014428

 

GERMAN PRESS:

Marchsreiter Communications  

team17@marchsreiter.com   

 

US PRESS:

Vincent Gallopain – Xogo Consulting

vincent@xogoconsulting.com  

About Team17 Digital Ltd

Founded in 1990, Team17 Digital Limited is a leading international games label that hosts the  Worms franchise,  Yooka-Laylee, The EscapistsOvercookedSheltered and many more from amazing developers around the world. Visit www.team17.com for more info.

About Ghost Town Games:

Founded in 2015, Ghost Town Games is an independent developer based in Cambridge, UK. For more information please visit: www.ghosttowngames.com .

Overcooked. Developed by Ghost Town Games Ltd © 2016. Published by Team17 Digital Ltd. Team17 is a trademarks or registered trademarks of Team17 Digital Limited. All other trademarks, copyrights and logos are property of their respective owners. 

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