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Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair Receives A New Trailer

"Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair" Receives A New Trailer

Publisher Team17 and developer Playtonic Games have released a brand new trailer for Yooka-Laylee And The Impossible Lair this week The trailer shows off more of the game's mechanics when it comes to the changing of levels, specifically when you can flood them with water and change them into water levels Or add ice to[...]

Team17 Announce Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair For E3 2019

Team17 Announce "Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair" For E3 2019

The game appears to serve as a proper sequel to the original developed by Playtonic Games and released in 2017 And it appears they're the primary developer behind this one as well, according to their Twitter Until we get more info next week, enjoy the trailer for Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair.[caption id="attachment_1043710" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Yooka-Laylee Finally Gets Release Date For Nintendo Switch &#8211 And Its Soon

Yooka-Laylee Finally Gets Release Date For Nintendo Switch – And It's Soon

After the huge fanfare of its announcement and successful Kickstarter campaign, Yooka-Laylee finally found its way into fans hands earlier this year. For better or worse, it was exactly what it was advertised as – a Banjo-Kazooie inspired collectathon. However, there has been one portion of the audience that remained uncatered too and it seems their wait […]

Yooka-Laylee Finally Gets A Release Date Alongside New Gameplay Trailer

Yooka-Laylee Finally Gets A Release Date Alongside New Gameplay Trailer

Yooka-Laylee has been sometime coming now after its successful Kickstarter. The Banjo-Kazooie successor certainly looks to be living up to that legacy, with more or less any footage you see of the game oozing similarities. We finally have a release date for the game too. Finally we've been informed that the game will launch April […]

Shovel Knight Will Be In Yooka-Laylee

Shovel Knight Will Be In Yooka-Laylee

Yooka-Laylee just closed EGX with a panel about the game, it had a pretty unexpected surprise too.Playtonic Games have just announced that Shovel Knight will be guest starring in Yooka-Laylee The developer approached Yacht Club Games when Team17 floated the idea of a guest character in the game.Take a look at the announcement here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TZo5Gnxog8Boy, does Shovel[...]

Yooka-Laylee Has Been Delayed But Here Is A Trailer to Make Up For It

Yooka-Laylee Has Been Delayed, But Here Is A Trailer to Make Up For It

A lot of people are understandably excited for Yooka-Laylee. Bringing back the 3D platforming genre that was so big in the PlayStation and N64 era, especially from the creators of Banjo and Kazooie, is something to get 90s nostalgia whirring. Sadly, it the game has been delayed, pushing it out of 2016. Fret not though: […]

Yooka-Laylee Gets New Photos Plus Talk Of A New Demo And Release Date Details

Yooka-Laylee Gets New Photos Plus Talk Of A New Demo And Release Date Details

Yooka-Laylee has been a little quiet of late, which is probably a good thing. It means that developer Playtonic has probably been hard at work on the game. But, indeed they've finally re-emerged to tell us more about the title. In a website, PlayTonic shared these three photos from the title. It certainly looks to […]

Yooka-Laylee Gets A New Character Called Trowzer (Whos A Snake)

Yooka-Laylee Gets A New Character Called Trowzer (Who's A Snake)

Yooka-Laylee is really beginning to look charming. Not that it didn't already, but I'm in love with this new character they revealed on the game's Kickstarter page. The character is called Trowzer and it appears he will be one of the vendors in the game. The post explains that: Trowzer is a business-snake whose career never […]


Yooka-Laylee Breaks £1 Million And Runs Out Of Stretch Goals In Under 24 Hours

Yooka-Laylee Breaks £1 Million And Runs Out Of Stretch Goals In Under 24 Hours

The Yooka-Laylee train keeps going and it doesn't look like it is going to stop anytime soon. Yesterday, I brought you news that the 'spiritual successor' to Banjo-Kazooie had blown past it's Kickstarter funding in just 45 minutes. Today, less than 24 hours later, the project has now run out of stretch goals. The campaign has already […]

Yooka-Laylee Destroyed Its KickStarter Goal In 45 Minutes

Yooka-Laylee Destroyed Its KickStarter Goal In 45 Minutes

That was fast. Earlier, I talked about the reveal of the Banjo-Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee and mentioned the game was launching a campaign on KickStarter today. As it turns out there was quite a big desire for this kind of game. The campaign to fund the title reached its £175k goal in just 45 minutes. At the […]

Yooka-Laylee Are The Protagonists Of That Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor

Yooka-Laylee Are The Protagonists Of 'That' Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor

Remember that project that was touted as the spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie? Well, some of the heads of that series have banded together to finally reveal that Project Ukelele is in fact called… Yooka-Laylee. Gosh. Even that hyphen is giving me a good, nostalgic vibe. IGN revealed that the two cute characters are Yooka, a chameleon, […]

Ex-Rare Employees Making A New Platformer &#8211 Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor

Ex-Rare Employees Making A New Platformer – Banjo Kazooie Spiritual Successor?

Playtonic Games is a new studio made up entirely of old Rare employees By their own admission on their website, they have: the bloke who programmed Donkey Kong Country, the character designer behind Banjo and Kazooie, and the artist who made your console fit to burst with lavish environments across a decade’s worth of adventure games. The[...]