Teaser Released for Penny Arcade’s “On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness” Series Finale!

March 21, 2013 – Seattle, WA – At long last, it has come to this! The fourth chapter of Penny Arcade’s “On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness” arrives like a Spring storm, in the Spring, which is when things like that happen.  Beware: The first footage from the game has been posted at www.rainslickgame.com . The team will also be on site at PAX East, this coming tomorrow, Saturday and Sunday.

Penny Arcade’s “On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness” series concludes the saga of Tycho Brahe, Scion of The Long Project, and his almost certainly human partner Jonathan Gabriel.  The world has been destroyed, but existence extends beyond this mortal plane in the gruesome Underhell! The new game expands considerably on its predecessor in size, scope and gameplay. Create the ultimate fighting force by recruiting bizarre monsters and teaming them up with the best trainer for the job! The title features a completely new score from HyperDuck (Dust: An Elysian Tail, Mojang's Scrolls). It's a really, really good score.  

Also at the show, developers Robert Boyd and Bill Stiernberg from Zeboyd Games will join Penny Arcade’s Jerry “Tycho” Holkins and producer Jeff Kalles on a panel Saturday evening at 6:30 pm in the Arachnid Theater.  PAX East attendees will also have access to a tender game demo at Booth 1174 on the show floor.  "Come to the booth," says Holkins, of the booth.  "It's a booth and a half."

"On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 is shaping up to be our biggest, most epic RPG ever!" said Robert Boyd. "We look forward to everyone's reaction when they get a chance to play it."

“On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4” is expected to release this Spring on PC and Xbox for $4.99 (400 Microsoft Points). Additional details are posted at the game’s official site www.rainslickgame.com.

About Penny Arcade

Equal parts online comic and commentary, Penny Arcade ( www.penny-arcade.com) keeps its finger on the pulse of the gaming industry, prompting conversation and controversy alike from community members to industry experts. What started as a hobby in 1998 for Jerry "Tycho" Holkins and Mike "Gabe" Krahulik has grown into an online phenomenon serving over 70 million page views a month to millions of readers worldwide. In addition to the comic strip and PAX ( www.paxsite.com), Penny Arcade has expanded its reach to include the PA TV web broadcasting channel, The Penny Arcade Report, a growing line of merchandise, a video game series and management of Child's Play ( www.childsplaycharity.org), a gamer-driven charity for children that spans the globe.

About Zeboyd

Zeboyd Games is a maker of quality retro RPGs including Penny Arcade’s On the Rainslick Precipice of Darkness 3 & 4, Cthulhu Saves the World, and Breath of Death VII. For press inquiries about Zeboyd Games or any of our games, please contact Robert Boyd at robert@zeboyd.com or visit our website at http://zeboyd.com

 


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