Akupara Games takes over Rain World publishing duties, 'Downpour' DLC revealed
No word on Switch release for DLC
Akupara Games has partnered with Videocult to publish Rain World and it’s DLC Rain World: Downpour a teaser trailer for which you can watch above. The Downpour DLC is yet to be confirmed for Switch, as the PR team told us they have ‘no news’ to share on that front at this time.
You can still enjoy Rain World’s base game on Switch, and a new round of merch featuring Sanshee was also announced.
If you’ve never heard of Rain World before here is Akupara games’ official summary.
In Rain World, you are a small, courageous animal called a slugcat. Alone, separated from your family, you must brave the harsh, unforgiving wilderness where predators rule. Survive using your wits and proficiency in throwing tools to keep the beasts at bay while seeking refuge from the catastrophic downpours that tear through the land. The Downpour DLC will include thousands of new maps across ten new regions, five new playable characters with unique storylines and endings and two new game modes.
Akupara then went on to share more images from the game as well as some of the new features players can expect to find in the DLC.
● Breaking New Ground to Explore - With ten expansive regions across thousands of new maps, environments, and weather to survive and discover
● Five Additional Characters - Each with unique abilities, skill sets, gameplay style, and stories
● Challenge Mode - Put your survivability to the test in multiple pre-constructed arena scenarios, adapting to each room as the difficulty increases
● Safari Mode - Observe an ecosystem unfold! Revisit areas once explored safely through the eyes of an observer - control and play as other creatures in the game to influence the scene
If we get official confirmation or denial of the Downpour DLC heading to Rain World on Switch, we’ll be sure to update you.
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