Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

Playtonic’s original Yooka-Laylee game wins follow-up title

Image: Playtonic

In a bit of a shocking announcement earlier this week, a British developer made up of Playtonic-former rare veterans and known for the following titles: Yooka-Laylee –Tencent revealed that it has acquired a minority stake in the business.

If you’re wondering what’s next in an interview with a friend on GameIndustry.biz, it’s confirmed that one of the next games will be a follow-up to the original Yooka-Laylee 3D platformer from Nintendo Switch. I am. In 2017.

“With a large investment, the studio can more than double its workforce, expand to three development teams, and create more games, one of which is Yooka, the sequel to the 2017 3D platform game. -It’s Laylee. “

When the first game was released, it was considered a valuable follow-up to the rare Banjo-Kazooie game from the Nintendo 64 generation. The title was followed by a 2D spin-off- Yooka-Laylee and the impossible hideaway -Inspired by titles such as Donkey Kong Country..

Are you happy to hear that another 3D Yooka-Laylee game is in progress? What do you want to see from there? Please leave a comment below.