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  Nostalgic ‘Kaze and the Wild Masks’ free Closed Beta starts on Steam today
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03/27/2020
 


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Rotterdam, The Netherlands - March 27, 2020 - Today SOEDESCO® and VOX Game Studio announced a free Closed Beta for 90’s inspired platformer Kaze and the Wild Masks. From today until April 6, the nostalgic pixel-art platformer is playable in Closed Beta on Steam®. Players can claim their key via the SOEDESCO Gleam page. By joining the Closed Beta, players worldwide can already hop through the Crystal Islands and give their feedback. Kaze and the Wild masks is filled with simple and intuitive mechanics, difficult challenges and iconic bosses, which give off that classic 90’s platformer vibe.   

Go to the Gleam page

Go to the Steam page

Watch the trailer

Download the press kit

Go to the SOEDESCO Discord server​​​​​​​

Go to the Steam Community Hub

Beta Version

With the Closed Beta of Kaze and the Wild Masks, VOX Game Studio wants to get as much feedback from the community as possible to find overall improvement points. They are interested in feedback on the learning curve of the game and the overall flow. Players can leave their feedback on the SOEDESCO Discord server or via the Steam Community Hub. The Closed Beta consists of the first world that players can journey through. Each next level will require a bit more platformer skills than the previous level and players will get familiar with more enraged living vegetables and new surroundings. They will travel through jungles, skies and more while discovering hidden bonus levels along the way.

 


About Kaze and the Wild Masks

In Kaze and the Wild Masks, you journey through the Crystal Islands in 90’s classics platformer style. Play as Kaze and save your friend Hogo from a curse that spread chaos around the islands. Face enraged living vegetables by invoking the powers of the Wild Masks. Pounce ferociously like a tiger, soar through the sky like an eagle, sprint fiercely like a lizard and rule the sea like a shark.

Features

  • Unleash the skills of the wild masks to get powers from the tiger, eagle, lizard and shark
  • Uncover the secrets of the Crystal Islands in 30+ levels with over 50 bonus levels
  • Relive your childhood memories of classic platformers with high quality frame by frame pixel art
  • Pave your way through a satisfyingly smooth, but challenging platformer

About SOEDESCO

SOEDESCO® is a worldwide publisher of both digital and boxed games on multiple platforms. The company was founded in 2002, with its headquarters in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Their portfolio includes titles such as Owlboy, Among the Sleep, Dollhouse and Teslagrad. SOEDESCO also publishes their own IPs including Adam's Venture®, Real Farm and Truck Driver.

More information about SOEDESCO® and its products can be found on the company's website, www.soedesco.com or by following @SOEDESCO on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

 


About VOX Game Studio

VOX Game Studio is a game development company based in Porto Alegre, at the south of Brazil. Founded in 2011, they have since specialized in the development for the Unity engine, having outsourced their work to multiple companies worldwide. Today, their team consists of 17 members. Half of them works with outsource projects, and the other half works on the Kaze and the Wild Masks project.

 


For inquiries, please contact: Linda Bendsneijder – Junior PR Manager SOEDESCO [email protected]