Striking the balance between the growing competitive scene and the genre’s party game roots, Brawlout appears to be catering for those interested in Smash Bros, and are looking for something more to pass the time with between games. Judging by the current video footage, Brawlout looks to cater to the veteran platform fighter, the casual fan and the newcomer looking to make their mark.
Each character has their own unique playstyle, catering to specific character archetypes seen in other fighters. Whether you’re a die-hard grappler or a rushdown fiend, there is a fighter for you in Brawlout.
Hyper Light Drifter is set to unsheathe his light sword while the legendary luchador, Juan, brings his full moveset from Guacamelee.
Joining the fight today is Yooka-Laylee, Playtonics lovable mascots, with many of their signature moves included.
As for modes, Brawlout has all you’d expect from a normal platform fighter and then some. Up to four players can compete in either timed, stock or team battles.
AI opponents are also available if you want to practice your team combos with a friend, or if you need to fill out a free for all. Train with Advanced Tutorials or go in for yourself in challenging Arcade Towers.