When NBA Playgrounds launched last May, the team here at Saber was incredibly excited – but also full of nervous energy. When developing an arcade NBA-licensed game, you’re taking part in a rich history of gaming that brings with it certain expectations.
On release day – and the weeks and months that followed – we were delighted to find out NBA Playgrounds was a hit for our indie game company. High-flying basketball arcade action was back in a big way! So how do you follow that up? You have to get that much better and you need to be responsive to what fan requests. NBA Playgrounds 2 is coming this summer, and it’s essentially everything you asked for. And more.
In World of Warriors you’ll be able to select from a range of fighters plucked from iconic historical eras and locales. In our previous blog post we debuted some of the mayhem-filled arenas you’ll be fighting in, but today we wanted to tell you a few reasons why World of Warriors is a great multiplayer game for anyone with an active PS Plus membership, including those who are new to online games.
Romans, Vikings, Samurai, Aztecs, Spartans and more will answer the call to arms to battle it out in a series of hazard-filled arenas as World of Warriors makes its PS4 debut on March 21.
Grab three friends (with active PS Plus memberships) and choose from amongst the greatest warriors in history, who have been summoned to a land beyond their own to take on challengers in a variety of multiplayer arenas.
In World of Warriors, you’ll have to be wary of not only your friend’s / opponent’s sword arm, but of your surroundings as well. Every arena is a potential death trap brimming with hazards! Let’s take a look at some of the locations… and their repertoires of deadly surprises.
NBA Playgrounds is weeks away from its May launch, and we couldn’t be more excited. This is arcade NBA action with over the top dunks, wicked crossovers, and 3-point marksmen — a perfect pick up and play basketball game on PlayStation 4. When you take the 200+ current and retired players in our roster to playgrounds across the globe, these new tips and tricks should help you master the game. Check out the new trailer here as well to get all the gameplay details.
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