Monty Python-esque Humor, Volumetric Cutscenes, and Special Guest Lloyd Kaufman: Meet Djinni & Thaco in VR!

[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press[1].]Saturday, August 1st, 2020

For Immediate Release: 

Full Game Released on Steam August 4th, 2020 

Tired of VR zombie shooters and rhythm games?

You’re in luck! Dark Catt Studios’ debut title, Djinni & Thaco: Trial By Spire, will be out on August 4th. 

It is a VR spell casting and strategy game with Monty Python-esque comedy with special guest Lloyd Kaufman of Troma Entertainment (IMDB[2]).

Announcement Trailer:[3]

In Djinni & Thaco: Trial By Spire, you’ll take on the role of the Djinni, who is summoned by Thaco, an angry little wizard (anti-hero) with a narrative told in volumetric video. 

What is volumetric video? Click here![4]

A great story with over 30 hours of gameplay, the player will use motion and gesture controls to enjoy the narrative and gameplay that is a combination of spellcasting and old school tower defense strategy. All the while, some comedic knights are working as sports announcers giving you comedic play by play feedback from the castle.

You don’t have to take our word for it, check out this streamers review. Mad Fool Gaming called this the “GREATEST TOWER DEFENSE GAME… EVER!!”[5]

Djinni & Thaco: Trial By Spire will be available on August 4th for digital purchase on Steam, with additional platforms coming later. 

More information and media available upon request. 

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