Outright Games, Atomic Cartoons, Stage Clear Studios and Cyber Group Studios have confirmed a release date for The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom on Nintendo Switch.
With the original voice cast from the Netflix series such as Nick Wolfhard, Montse Hernandez, Garland Whitt and Charles Demers returning to voice their respective characters, you will have the chance to experience an all-new story with hordes of zombies to defeat.
Whether in local or online co-op multiplayer, you will be able to team up with as many as four players and can each play as the legendary heroes Jack, Quint, June and Dirk.
They are searching for the missing pieces of the Staff of Doom in an effort try to overcome Malondre the Queen of the Slime Monsters who seeks to summon Rezzoch the Ancient, Destructor of Worlds.
“We are delighted to reveal more details about this exciting original story that serves as the backdrop for our interactive addition to the amazing universe, of The Last Kids on Earth,” enthuses Outright Games CEO Terry Malham. “Our partnership with Cyber Group Studios has allowed Outright Games to work on some of the most exciting kids’ entertainment franchises in the world today. The Last Kids on Earth has proven to be a perfect fit to adapt into a video game, and along with our partners at Cyber Group, Clear State and Atomic Cartoons, we’re confident that fans and newcomers alike will fall in love with what we’ve got in store for them.”
Max Brallier, author of best-selling book series, Netflix series creator adds: “We started with books, then went interactive on Netflix, and now fans of the Last Kids on Earth have the power in their hands to fully control the fates of Jack, Quint, June and Dirk as they take on the greatest foes ever faced in their battle to save the world. The world of The Last Kids on Earth just keeps on growing, and I can’t wait to see how readers, viewers and gamers around the world respond to the next exciting chapter in the journey of these beloved characters.”
Atomic Cartoons and Thunderbird Entertainment chief creative officer Matthew Berkowitz adds: “We are thrilled that The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom is only a few short months away from release! It’s been incredible to see this completely original story, with brand new series villain Malondre, come to life in such an epic fashion!
“We can’t wait for fans around the world to play as Jack, June, Dirk and Quint. Outright Games and Stage Clear Studios have done a phenomenal job bringing our heroes, monsters, zombies and the town of Wakefield to life for an absolute romp of a time. They have truly delivered a wholly unique Last Kids experience!”
The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom will release at retail and on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch worldwide on 4th June 2021.