Publisher Firestoke and developer RageCure Games have unveiled Goons: Legends & Mayhem, a new action hockey game for To change. A release is planned for 2023.

The title is said to follow in the footsteps of other releases like Mario Strikers and Windjammers. It will bring “cartoon fights to the sport of hockey, delivering fun multiplayer matches where outrageous special abilities are key to your goal of putting the puck in the net.”

Here is an official preview:

Supporting 1-6 players, Goons: Legends & Mayhem is a 3v3 hockey action game with a variety of PvE and PvP modes, including a full story campaign. Players can choose one of eight characters divided into 3 classes: the attack-focused sniper, the defense-focused enforcer, and the winger, a wildcard who can focus on supporting his team or act as a constant pain in the opponent’s neck. Each character has their own special ability, including blasting mines, freezing opponents in an ice cube, and teleporting, adding a cartoon brawling element to this hockey title where teamwork is key. hit.

Goons: Legends & Mayhem’s story campaign takes players on a varied journey through ice rinks nestled in forests, to floating ice rinks criss-crossing the seas on pirate ships as they attempt to prevent the mission of the Great Mascoteer to ruin hockey for everyone. In this adventure, players will encounter bosses to defeat, collectibles, character upgrades, and fantastic cosmetic items to unlock.

In addition to fun hockey gameplay, class-based characters, and chaotic combat abilities, six environments add even more depth to the game, each with their own special mechanics, environmental hazards, and a goalie to match. door.

Speaking of today’s announcement, director Francis Tremblay said, “Creating a game that mixes arcade hockey and beat ’em up action, brings the nostalgia of couch co-op, engaging online AND a great campaign.” For a single player it was anything but easy, but that’s what we offer. We can’t wait for you and your friends to get on the ice and try out the game this year. »

Firestoke CEO Paul Farley added, “It’s great to finally be able to announce Goons: Legends & Mayhem. We knew right away that this was an ice hockey game like no other with an appeal that went far beyond hockey fans. It’s rare in gaming for a game to not only bring a truly fresh take on an established genre, but also do so in a way that appeals to both new and established players. Goons does that. It was a pleasure to collaborate with RageCure Games on this title. Not only are they big fans of hockey and the games, but a fun team to work with!

Check out the Goons: Legends & Mayhem trailer below.

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