Published on April 1st, 2014 | by admin


SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA 1st April 2014 – Independant video game publisher Magiko Gaming and leading video game developer and publisher BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe S.A.S. today released PLATFORMINES for STEAM® on a Worldwide scale (except Japan).

After several small, yet motivating successes, the French team behind “Platformance” decided to go big and take on new challenges: Platformines was born! With its unique style, this old-school 16-bit game will please tons of gamers. Using a unique 2D engine developed by Magiko Gaming, Platformines offers hours of fun and a shooting galore to the players wanting to help the game’s heroes to rebuild their spaceship.

Thanks to the dev. team’s ingenuity, this adventure will surprise all partakers: an infinite number of randomly generated worlds to explore are available! These haphazardly created realms will be packed with deadly enemies, lethal traps and amazing items & treasures to loot. Speaking of randomly generated things… It’s the same for weapons! Each one have its unique stats, adventurers need to get ready to find the best one to take down those funny-looking, yet dangerous, bouncing eyes!

As part of the game, Platformines offers multiple customization options; no matter if the players want to create a fully customized character looking like them or if they want to equip useful and fancy items increasing their statistics, such as wigs, hats etc, everything is possible!

Our first partnership with Magiko Gaming is a very exciting one! Platformines is a remarkable mix of old-school 16-bit gaming with a new engine and technical brilliance of mind!” said Mathieu Piau, EMEA Marketing Director at NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S, “hours of fun, shooting, looting and customization are awaiting the gamers: may the loot power be with you!

Platformines is now available on a worldwide scale (except Japan). For the latest news and updates, join the Platformines family at and For more information about NAMCO BANDAI Games’ entire line up, go to

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