Factsheet

Developer: Yellowcake Games 
Release date TBA, demo out now!
Website: https://yellowcakegames.com/dashing/ 
Platforms: PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4
Regular Price: TBA

Dashing Dodgems

Short description

Dashing Dodgems is a bumper car battle arena game about destroying cities and friendships aimed for console release.

Long description

Dashing Dodgems is a fast-paced on- and offline multiplayer-focused game about destroying cities and friendships. Players control an arcade-style bumper car in a fully destructible environment in a variety of game modes across 20 maps set in four different themes. It features a colorful hand-textured artstyle lovingly crafted by award-winning artists and a custom soundtrack by Manglemoose.

Current Features

Battle-royal style gameplay
Players battle it out by bumping each other into the water

Destructible environments
Everything in the environment is destructible. Even the ground will, given enough time, start to fall apart

Splitscreen multiplayer
Players can play locally in splitscreen or with Steam Remote Play

One Theme, four levels
The City Theme with four unique levels

Upcoming Features

Online Play
With parties and matchmaking

Environmental Hazards
Destruction need not be mindless! players can tactically destroy specific hazards in the map to take down their opponents

Unique Game modes
Unique twists on popular game modes like capture the flag & domination and several specific to Dashing Dodgems

Car customization
Players can choose to play with one of four characters and make a custom dodgem to match

Four Themes, twenty levels
Three more themes coming up, with five levels each

History

During a homebrew gamejam on January 21st 2017, Dashing Dodgems (titled Super Bump Rider at the time) was conceived and prototyped. 
The prototype was swiftly demonstrated to an audience, and after positive feedback production was started in earnest in October 2017.  

Video's

Logo's & Icons

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Art

Additional links

  • Joram's Twitch
    Livestreaming channel where part development and part fun can be viewed at twitch.tv.

Credits

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Lance Krasniqi

Business Lead / Developer
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Joram Wolters

2D Artist / Game designer
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Viktor Trisjin

3D Artist
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Manglemoose

Music & Sound

Yellowcake Games

We're a Dutch independent games studio consisting of Lance Krasniqi, Joram Wolters and Viktor Trisjin We're based out of Utrecht and are currently working on Dashing Dodgems, A local multiplayer battle-game for consoles.  

Contact

Press / Business contact:
info@yellowcakegames.com

Social:
Twitter
Instagram
facebook.com/YellowcakeGames/

Address:
Europalaan 400,
3526 KS 
Utrecht

Phone:
+31 6 129 28 425

 

 

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