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WRECK AND RIDE TO SAVE THE WORLD IN MOTORBIKE COMBAT RACER ‘STEEL RATS™’ LAUNCHING TODAY ON PLAYSTATION 4 AND PC

IT’S BIKERS VERSUS DEADLY JUNK ROBOTS IN BRAND NEW LAUNCH TRAILER

London, November 7th, 2018 – The alien junk robot invasion has begun and only you as part of the Steel Rats™ a ride or die, hi-tech biker gang can stop them. Today Tate Multimedia are revved up and ready to ride as Steel Rats™, the long-awaited motorbike combat action game launches on PlayStation®4 and PC. Alongside the game’s release a brand new launch trailer has been unleashed and an Xbox One version of Steel Rats is also coming soon.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFDcpN8xjCI&feature=youtu.be

A visceral and ground-breaking evolution of the 2.5D action-arcade genre, Steel Rats fuses destructive, octane-fuelled, motorbike combat and death-defying stunt gameplay, all set in a visually stylised, retro-future world. Switch between four unique and upgradeable characters as you wreak havoc and defend your city from an invading armada of junk robots.

There are also only 24 hours left to bid in a very unique charity auction for the one of a kind ‘Steel Rats: Super Turbo Ultimate Wreck & Ride Collector’s Edition’ which contains a full size 3 metre tall metal junk robot from the game with proceeds going to four charities from across the globe including Special Effect, Make a Wish, Able Gamers and Gaming Aid:  http://bit.ly/SteelRatsEbayAuction

Steel Rats can be purchased from the Playstation Network as the base game at £15.99 or the Deluxe Edition at £18.99 which includes the main game, a Playstation 4 theme, the soundtrack and 5 Playstation avatars. The soundtrack can also be purchased separately for £3.99

Download now from the Playstation Store: https://store.playstation.com/en-pl/grid/search-game/1?query=steel%20rats

Steel Rats can be purchased from Steam as the base game at £15.99 and the soundtrack is also available separately for £3.99

Download now on Steam:  http://bit.ly/steelratssteam

And Good old Games:  http://bit.ly/SteelRatsGoG

About Steel Rats:

A visceral and groundbreaking evolution of the 2.5D action-arcade genre, Steel Rats fuses destructive, octane-fuelled, motorbike combat and death-defying stunt gameplay, all set in a visually stylised, retro-future world. Switch between four unique and upgradeable characters as you wreak havoc and defend your city from an invading armada of junk robots.

Steel Rats is already lighting up the 2018 awards scene with eight nominations and one win for ‘Best Gameplay’ at the Game Connection Awards, a nomination for ‘Best Indie Game’ at the Digital Dragons Indie Showcase and winner of ‘Best Gameplay’ at Pixel Heaven in Poland earlier this month. The game has been touring the convention circuit over the past year, having been at EGX Rezzed, PAX East, Pixel Heaven, Gamescom, PAX West and most recently Tokyo Game Show, sometimes even playable on a giant 9-foot-tall robot demo station.                                     

You can watch the cinematic launch trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDw9X0BdPAI

You can see the reveal trailer for the charity campaign here: https://youtu.be/u_w8cwi8fhU

Steam page: http://bit.ly/steelratssteam

Official Steel Rats website: http://steelratsgame.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SteelRatsGame/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/MsVeronicaVance

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPZzXCAYz3-CfiO635GGPCQ

Discord: https://discord.gg/4tVMJxv

About Tate Multimedia:

Tate Multimedia S.A. is an independent games developer and publisher based in Poland (Warsaw-HQ), with successful operations that have spanned across Europe, North America, Japan and China since the year 2000.

The studio operates according to the “house of ideas” model on an everyday basis, which means no idea is off the table allowing developers to have the creative freedom to continually seek new, daring, and even risky

projects, with a team of almost 40 creative professionals.

Beside the already announced ‘Urban Trial Playground’, Tate Multimedia also announced another game for 2018: Steel Rats - a 2,5D platform combat racing game set in a retro futuristic environment, to be released on PC,

PlayStation® 4, and Xbox One®.

http://www.tatemultimedia.com/en/home/

http://www.facebook.com/TateMultimedia

http://www.youtube.com/user/TateMultimedia

 About Special Effect:

SpecialEffect is an award-winning charity that helps people with disabilities to benefit from the fun, rehabilitation and therapy of video games. They support people of all ages through assessments, equipment loans and equipment modifications.

https://www.specialeffect.org.uk/

About Able Gamers:

The AbleGamers Foundation, also known as AbleGamers Charity, is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit public charity that aims to improve the overall quality of life for those with disabilities through the power of video games.

Video games allow individuals with disabilities to experience situations that may be difficult or limited in the real world, provide social networking opportunities to maintain mental and emotional health, and participate in one of the world’s largest pastimes.

https://ablegamers.org/

About Gaming Aid:

Gaming Aid is a non-profit charity organisation within the Gaming-Industry who wants to do something good. Together with players and developers Gaming-Aid wants to support persons and their families in need.

Gaming-Aid is calling the millions of players all over the world, producers, publishers, developers and salespersons: “Let’s do something good together!”

https://gaming-aid.de/en/

About Make a Wish:

Make-A-Wish® France - Transforming lives, one wish at a time.

Founded in 2005, Make-A-Wish® France is a non-profit association that is affiliated to the Make-A-Wish® International foundation, an NGO that is recognised by the United Nations.

For more than 10 years, Make-A-Wish France has been granting the wishes of 3-17 years old children who suffer from critical illnesses. Wishes are tailored to every child's personality and bring hope, joy, courage to all family members.

Wishes are carried out by our volunteers, all of whom embody the values of Make-A-Wish France, with a focus on supporting and respecting families and their privacy.

About The Ride Again Workshop:

Ride Again Workshop is a group of multi-skilled enthusiasts who focus on prop making, concept art, graphic design and product creation. We engage in projects from the earliest stages of technical analysis and creative design through to manufacturing. We prototype models and build full scale projects from concept through to delivery. From our team you will get prop model, 2D/3D graphic design, press packs and more.

We hope to help you realize project of any scale, single or multiple item. Feel free to contact us at  www.ride-again.com

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