Rising Star Games today announced that the physical boxed edition of the critically-acclaimed isometric platform game Lumo will be available in the USA on August 30 for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. In Europe, boxed versions for PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita, handheld entertainment system will be available on September 9th.
Lumo is a modern take on the isometric platform adventure games popular in the golden years of video gaming – the 80s and early 90s – and has been enthralling gamers and critics alike with its unique visual style, wicked puzzles, cunning level design, and chill tunes.
“Lumo is a very special game to us,” said Martin Defries, Managing Director of Rising Star Games. “Having nurtured the project along its development journey and working so closely with the extremely creative talent at Triple Eh?, it is a game we wholeheartedly believe in and a game we want to continue to bring to as wide an audience as possible.”
Lumo has been showered with accolades and exceptional review scores, including a ‘4 star’ review from USGamer.net, ‘9 out of 10’ scores from PushSquare and PSNation, a ‘4 out of 5’ from GameRevolution, a Eurogamer ‘Recommended’, and a ‘10 out of 10’ from GamesDen. It has been described as “a wonderful little thing, gorgeous and intricate,” (HardcoreGamer ‘4 out of 5’) and also “stunning” and “quite brilliant” (Retrogamer ‘9 out of 10’).
Developed by Triple Eh? Ltd. and published by Rising Star Games, the boxed edition of Lumo will release in the USA on PlayStation 4 system at participating retailers on August 30 priced at $19.99. In Europe, boxed versions for PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita systems will be available on September 9, priced £19.99/€19.99.