Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
July 24, 2021
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Press Releases
  Wimasima unveils its first game Block’Em!
  Share on Twitter RSS

[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]
Watch the reveal trailer here

Stockholm, Sweden – June 15th, 2021 – The Swedish indie video game studio Wimasima is proud to announce their very first game Block’Em! After announcing joining the ranks of the Aurora Punks collective last month, Wimasima could not wait any longer to share with frantic party games fans their first kick-ass project planned for a 2022 release on PC and consoles.

Block'Em! is an action-filled block-building party game for 2 to 4 players. The controls are simple but the road to victory is complex: be the first to reach the goal or be the last one standing! Block'Em! mixes platforming and puzzles in the most exciting way.

Winston Spångberg, Wimasima co-founder shares We started creating Block’Em! as a school project late last year. After winning all the prizes we could win in the school competition, we wanted to share the gaming experience to a broader audience. Block’Em! is about immediate fun for all ages, both at home and at a party. We want to invoke a feeling of joy and excitement by adding retro-inspired controls that are easy to learn yet hard to master into a modern multiplayer platform, and our hope is that players will feel encompassed in our vision!”

About Block’Em

  • Build, jump and push your way to victory!
  • Undo each other's progress!
  • Up to 4 players in local and online multiplayer!
  • Play with friends, challenge your partner or duke it out within the family!
Players can already add the game to their wishlist:
Read the previous press release about Wimasima joining the Aurora Punks collective here

Press contact: [email protected]
About Wimasima

The Wimasima team wants to go back to the game simplicity of older times and combine it with a modern twist. The team members are coming from different backgrounds and have various interests in life and in the gaming world. This unique blend is their strength as they want to create games for the largest audience to enjoy. Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

About Aurora Punks

Aurora Punks is a collective of independent micro studios collaborating on brilliant games, from ideation to release. Using that punk DIY culture, the collective indie studios work together, sharing resources such as expertise, funding, and network access. These shared resources and revenue can be used to sustain the collective during the cash-strapped development cycle - empowering them to freely explore their creative visions and develop games that are a mix of arcade, art, retro, innovation, playfulness and passion. Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.