’90s Cartoon Nostalgia Platformer ‘Adventures of Chris’

Monday, September 21st, 2020

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Adventures of Chris lets players become a more unusual kind of ’90s cartoon superhero. This platformer sees you helping a chubby underdog kid with wacky superpowers as you battle bizarre villains, unlock special moves, and spells, and save the world. All of this ’90s fun can be yours for $14.99 on the Switch, and PC via Steam on October 8th.

To celebrate the upcoming launch Graffiti Games and Guin Entertainment released a new trailer with plenty of ‘90s cartoon action.

Check out the press release below for more information on this title.

 

PRESS RELEASE


Overcome The Odds As a Not-So-Average Hero in Adventures of Chris From Graffiti Games and Guin Entertainment on October 8th

‘90s Inspired Adventure Platformer to Launch on Nintendo Switch& Steam

Vancouver, Canada – September 21, 2020 – Become a more unusual kind of ‘90s cartoon superhero in the upcoming adventure platformer Adventures of Chris from publisher Graffiti Games and developer Guin Entertainment. Launching October 8th for $14.99 USD on Nintendo Switch™ and Steam (PC, Mac and Linux), this wacky title will have players embark on a global adventure to save the world from an eclectic group of villains. Players can Wishlist Adventures of Chris on Steam, and pre-orders will be available soon on the Nintendo eShop.

Adventures of Chris is a ‘90s-inspired adventure platformer where you help a chubby underdog kid with wacky superpowers battle bizarre villains, unlock and customize special moves and spells, and save the world. After getting kidnapped and turned into a balloon by cartoon villains, you’ll escape and learn a bevy of skills such as how to throw lightning and bounce around like a basketball. Using these skills and more you’ll transform Chris from a weak kid into the ultimate hero, defeating the forces of villainy and making it home in time for dessert.

Adventures of Chris is a totally normal story about the adventures I went on as a nerdy, chubby kid back in 1995,” said Chris Guin, CEO of Guin Entertainment. “It has a neat story with lots of humor that I think gamers will enjoy. In addition to a comedic story I added a variety of gameplay mechanics to make the combat diverse and entertaining. I had fun making the game and I hope it becomes a favorite for many.”

Major Features Include:

  • Uncover a sinister story in a quirky, cartoon-like universe.
  • Explore 9 locations around the world in any order you please, plus the Kingdom of Lost Balloons and more!
  • Build Chris from a weak kid into the ultimate underdog hero by upgrading him with unique special moves and abilities that you can customize to your style.
  • Learn (or purchase) increasingly powerful spells and techniques.
  • Battle bizarre villains across the globe, including samurai cats, cyborg penguins and whiny vampires.
  • Float or fall through unique platforming challenges.
  • Two additional full game modes, including bonus content – a more difficult and humorous Mean Mode, and Developer Commentary.
  • A variety of unlockable content and secrets to discover, including an in-depth backstory.
  • Numerous difficulty settings, including “Ridiculously Easy” for players who prefer to never die, and “Hard for No Reason” for crazy people.
  • Snort out loud with a game chock-full of l

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