Factsheet

Developer:
Sectordub
Based in London / Paris

Release date:
2018

Platforms:
Switch / PC

Website:
pikuniku.net

Regular Price:

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Description

Pikuniku is a delightful dystopian adventure game for one or two set in a strange but playful world where everything is not as perfect as it seems. Help the friendly folk you meet overcome hardships both big and small while uncovering a deep state conflict between technological progress and ecological security.

History

This game is currently in development by the studio Sectordub. Sectordub is a collaborative studio comprised of Arnaud De Bock (Reigns), Remi Forcadell (Giraffes Volleyball Championship 2016), Alan Zucconi (0RBITALIS), and Calum Bowen (Lovely Planet). And published by Devolver Digital.

Features

  • A Vibrant Adventure: Explore a colorful world at your own pace, help quirky characters with their unusual requests, and solve clever puzzles all without hurting anyone at all.
  • Charming Cast: An eccentric mayor leads a village full of peculiar characters full of worry and trepidation as their perfect world teeters on the verge of chaos. Help them out, make some friends, and bring this community back together through your good deeds!
  • Cooperative Mode: Join up with a friend for local multiplayer fun in an original cooperative mode with more than a dozen handcrafted levels full of splendid puzzles and good times.

Videos

PikuNiku announcement trailer YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Showcased at PAX West - IndieMegabooth" Seatlle, 1-4 September, 2016
  • "Showcased at EGX" Birmingham, 22-25 September, 2016
  • "Showcased at Fantastic Arcade" Austin, 22-28 September, 2016
  • "Showcased at Day Of The Devs" San Francisco, 5 November, 2016


Selected Articles

  • "Pikuniku is A TOTAL JOY. I was giggling the whole way through."
    - Kate Gray, twitter
  • " If you need a game that'll put a smile on your face ... It's ace. "
    - Tom Phillips, Eurogamer
  • "Ce jeu névrotique a l’air incroyable, formidable et complètement débile "
    - Kocobe, Journal du Gamer

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About Sectordub

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Sectordub's goal is to make experimental gameplays and accessible games in collaboration with creative minds. Actually working on Pikuniku, with Remi Forcadell, Calum Bowen and Alan Zucconi. Sectordub has been founded by Arnaud De Bock.

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


PikuNiku Credits

Arnaud DE Bock
Game Design/Art/Producer

Remi Forcadell
Game Developer/Writer

Calum Bowen
Music/Sfx

Alan Zucconi
Game Developer


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