Last we heard about Local News with Cliff Rockslide was that the game would come to Switch sometime in Summer 2023. Well, it looks like things are moving ahead of schedule for the dev team, as the game is now slated for a Spring release. You can pick up Local News with Cliff Rockslide on the Switch eShop starting May 11th, 2023.
Set in Butterfly Valley, you’ll be working as the cameraperson for the Valley’s most popular (and only) news streamer, Cliff Rockslide. With just seven subscribers, it’s your job to help Cliff grow his channel and become a household name. No pressure, right?
“Local News with Cliff Rockslide” is an FPS-style game that provides players with a fresh and exciting way to experience comedy. It features a carefully crafted storyline written by professionals in the comedy industry, with the story focusing on cults, vegetables, and geometry. The player will learn to be a successful journalist, media person, content creator, and influencer all in one package in this unique experience.
In addition to the exciting storyline, “Local News with Cliff Rockslide” features an array of unique gameplay mechanics that promise to keep players engaged and entertained. The player will wield their camera like a weapon, providing them with complete control of the broadcast. The game offers no combat, but it does feature a variety of quick-time events that players must overcome to progress through the game.