Update (Wed 7th Apr, 2021 16: 00 BST): The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom has now been given a solid launch date of 4th June 2021. A brand-new trailer was released to show off a little more of this game, so make sure to check that out previously.
Original Article (Tue 24th Nov, 2020 15: 00 GMT): Outright Games has announced The Last Kids on Earth and the Staff of Doom for Nintendo Switch, a brand new kid-friendly zombie game set to start in spring 2021.
Based on the hit book series and Netflix series, the game will have lovers jumping into an all-new story within The Last Kids on Earth’s apocalyptic world. It’s thought to boast”massive levels to explore and hordes of zombies to defeat”, together with four-player neighborhood co-op and online co-op both accessible.
Players can delight in taking on the roles of the series’ legendary heroes Jack, Quint, June, and Dirk, as they search for the missing pieces of the ultra-powerful Staff of Doom. The original voice cast from the Netflix series returns to voice their respective characters including Nick Wolfhard, Montse Hernandez, Garland Whitt and Charles Demers.
Max Brallier, the best-selling author, creator and executive producer behind the series, has shared the following:
“While the adventures of Jack, June, Dirk and Quint continue on the webpage, it is remarkably humbling and inspiring to see them also take on new lives throughout the animated series, toys, clothes and now a video game. I am extremely fortunate to be collaborating on the match with this kind of gifted partners who are helping my fantasy with this story come true.”
Do you know somebody who’s a fan of the books or the series? Are you going to be checking out this one when it launches on Switch next year? Tell us below.