- The Yogscast. The game is a throwback to the 16-bit style of 2D Scrolling Platformers , featuring a set storyline in a world baring visual resemblance to Minecraft. The game has been in development since early 2011, and has been in open beta since early 2012, and is set to be released in late 2012. It has been since extended. The game's latest release, BETA 0.3, was released and distributed by The Yogscast on their Facebook page in July 2012. Yogscast: And The Mystical Dream Tower (formerly known as Yogscast: The Videogame), is a game being created by Flashback Studios. The game was originally a fan-project, but soon became funded and partnered with
The game features a full collection of themed levels, ranging from Ice-based zones to jungle-based zones and more. The beta features recognizable faces such as Hannah and TotalBiscuit, although they have not yet been confirmed to be in the released game. The game allows you to play as either Lewis or Simon, and have the latter follow you in the same style as the 2D Sonic platformers, and has the potential to have more playable characters in a multi-player mode. In the full release, users will also be allowed to create and share their own levels in the Level Creator, however the feature is not functioning in the current BETA release.
The game will be released for PC and Mac Store, and soon be on portable platforms such as the iPhone, iPad and Android phones.