The cast of the game has also been revealed
Bugsnax is set to be a launch title for the PlayStation 5, developer Young Horses has announced.
The developer has also confirmed that the game will also be released on Sony’s current-gen console, the PS4, alongside a PC release via the Epic Games Store. The game will be released on November 12.
In addition, Young Horses has also announced that Bugsnax has gone gold, which means that the game is now ready for mass printing and distribution. Check out the full tweet below:
Alongside the game’s release date announcement, the developer has also released a video introducing the voice cast for the game. It includes various notable voice actors, such as Yuri Lowenthal from Marvel’s Spider-Man and Fred Tatasciore of Overwatch fame.
Check out the full video below:
Bugsnax tasks players with exploring Snaktooth Island to investigate the disappearance of Elizabert Megafig. Across the course of the games, multiple inhabitants will ask for assistance in a variety of missions involving mysterious food-based animals known as Bugsnax. Gameplay will consist of exploring, researching and capturing the numerous creatures that roam the island.
Bugsnax joins a long list of titles coming to the PS5 on launch day. The two biggest first-party hitters will be Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales and Demon’s Souls. Joining them both will be a selection of third-party titles including Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla, Dirt 5 and Watch Dogs: Legion.
Numerous games will also be playable through backwards compatibility, such as Cyberpunk 2077, which launches the following week on November 19.