Factsheet

Developer:
Powerhoof
Based in Melbourne, Australia

Release date:
30 May 2015

Platforms:
Windows, Mac, Linux (Coming 2018)
Original Gamejam Version - itch.io

Website:
powerhoof.com/regular-human-basketball

Regular Price:

TBA

Description

Ready to play some ball? Grab a team, suit up, and climb inside your human! Prep its thrusters, lower its all-terrain wheels, and spin up that flailing magnet-arm. It's time for Regular Human Basketball! This multiplayer party-starter from the makers of Crawl has your team wrestling to control your giant mechanical death machine. Yelling orders, flipping switches, and shootin' hoops in a post-apocalyptic basketball showdown.

History

Dave Lloyd and Barney Cumming (Powerhoof) originally made Regular Human Basketball for a local-multiplayer game jam in 2013, then eventually polished it up and released a free version in 2015. An updated version of Regular Human Basketball will come to Steam in Early 2018, enhancing the original with online multiplayer, multiple arenas, updated gameplay, art and an all new soundtrack!

Features

  • Online + Splitscreen Multiplayer for 2 or more humans.
  • Lifelike physics simulates over 4 human emotions.
  • You and your teammates share control of the various parts of your human- including thrusters, magnet arm and all-terrain wheels.
  • A bunch of massive arenas to ball in.
  • Realistic basketball commentary from real human commentators.

Videos

There are currently no trailers available for Regular Human Basketball. Check back later for more or contact us for specific requests!


Images

download all screenshots & photos as .zip (12MB)
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download logo files as .zip (9MB)
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Awards & Recognition

  • "Finalist - Innovation Award" Australian Game Developer Awards, 2015
  • "Finalist - Best Indie Game" Bytes That Rock Software Awards, 2015

Monetization Permission

Powerhoof allows for the contents of Regular Human Basketball to be published through video broadcasting services for any commercial or non-commercial purposes. Monetization of videos created containing assets from Regular Human Basketball is legally & explicitly allowed by Powerhoof. This permission can be found in writing at http://www.powerhoof.com/press/sheet.php?p=Regular%20Human%20Basketball.



About Powerhoof

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Powerhoof is a two man independent games studio, located in Melbourne, Australia. Barney Cumming does the art and animation, and David Lloyd handles programming. Their first project is Crawl - The dungeon crawler where your friends control the monsters. Crawl was released on early access in August 2014, and they've been busy since, adding more features and content to the dungeons.

More information
More information on Powerhoof, our logo & relevant media are available here.



presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks