Kick off the New Year with OK K.O! Let’s Play Heroes, coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC via Steam
I talked a lot about this game after E3 last year. It’s amazing. Simple yet engaging gameplay, hilarious story and characters, and a truly engaging virtual world. January 23rd, can’t come soon enough. If you like action/beat’em up games, OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes might be one of the best to ever be made.
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes releases January 23rd for PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC via Steam.
Here’s the official press release from Cartoon Network if you want more information:
ATLANTA – Jan. 4, 2018 – Cartoon Network has announced that OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes, the upcoming game based on Cartoon Network’s animated TV series OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, is expected to launch on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC via Steam in the Americas and Europe on January 23, 2018.
A new gameplay trailer released today shows off OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes’ mix of side-scrolling beat-‘em-up action and adventure game. It also sets up the game’s original storyline, developed by Capybara Games in collaboration with series creator Ian Jones-Quartey. When the evil Lord Boxman resets the card levels of every hero in Lakewood Plaza Turbo, a mall for heroes, it’s up to young K.O. to help his friends, level up special ability POW cards, and brawl down against Boxman’s robot army. OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is published by Cartoon Network Games and is rated E10+ for North America and Latin America and PEGI 7 for Europe.
Produced by Cartoon Network Studios, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, which was recently renewed for a second season, is a comedic action program that follows K.O. and his crew of friends as they constantly try to impress each other, level up and defend the plaza from Lord Boxman’s diabolical plans. Episodes of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes can be watched anytime on the Cartoon Network app, available on iPhone, iPad and Apple TV through the App Store, Android devices via Google Play, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, and Xbox One.
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[via Cartoon Network]