Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

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Fall Guys finally has a release date on Xbox and Switch, and it’s going free to play

With cross-platfrom play and progression too, so all your mates can play starting June 21. Fall Guys, the family friendly battle royale that released to immense levels of success back in 2020 is going free to play June 21. While that’s big news for the game on its own, the folks at Mediatonic have also announced the title is coming to Xbox, Nintendo Switch, and the Epic Games Store alongside the free version. If you’re a PlayStation player feeling a little left out, don’t worry! A PS5 version is also set to release alongside the rest. If you’ve got friends…

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Fall Guys earns Guinness World Record for being the most downloaded PlayStation Plus game of all time

Well done, you silly little beans. Fall Guys is a very popular game, so much so that Guinness World Records has taken notice. According to developer Mediatonic, the game has been included in the 2022 Guinness World Records book. For what you may ask? Why, for becoming the most downloaded PlayStation Plus game of all time is what. That’s a rather impressive feat, considering all of the games available, but it also doesn’t hurt that the game is free. Not saying that to take anything away from the record, just making an observation. This isn’t the first time the game…

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Fall Guys season 5 brings squad modes and jungle themed levels tomorrow

I imagine it would have been tougher for sir Indy Jones to have made it through the Temple Of Doom if he’d been a stumbly, bouncy little guy. That’s the fate that Fall Guys season 5 is dooming you to as of tomorrow. The new season theme is a jungle adventure with slippery and bouncy new jungle obstacles. As ever, it will bring a new reward track of costumes and cosmetics to unlock, one of which is that Spelunky fella. Oh, and Mediatonic are adding duos and trios squad modes. Read more

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Pick up GTA, Fall Guys and League of Legends goodies in Prime Gaming this month

By Alex Calvin, Friday, 8 January 2021 11:55 GMT Amazon is giving away more than 35 games for free in January.Folks subscribed to Prime Gaming can score content for the likes of GTA, Fall Guys as well as both League of Legends and Legends of Runeterra this month.For GTA, Prime Gaming mmebers are receiving access to the Sonar Station from the Kosatka submarine, as well as $1 million of in-game currency every single month. This is apparently to celebrate GTA Online’s recent huge Cayo Perico Heist update.The Fall Guys Winter Warmer costume bundle is still available to Prime Gaming subscribers,…

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Score a Fall Guys bundle, Overcooked and Yooka-Laylee with Prime Gaming

By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 16 December 2020 17:30 GMT Fans can claim some extra Christmas goodies. Amazon Prime subscribers can claim an exclusive Fall Guys bundle, as well as Team17’s Overcooked and Yooka-Laylee and its sequel, The Impossible Lair.As of now, users can claim a Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout bundle that comes with the Winter Warmer costume (pictured) in addition to three crowns, which allow you to buy skins in Mediatonic’s chaotic and colourful multiplayer romp.These goodies can be snapped up here.Furthermore, from Christmas Eve – December 24 – Prime gamers will be able to download and keep chaotic cooking…

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Fall Guys Season 3 will add over 30 skins, 7 new levels and “more surprises”

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 13 December 2020 11:26 GMT More Fall Guys Season 3 information has been revealed by Mediatonic, including details on new levels and hints about incoming features.Thanks to a new preview from IGN, we know a little bit more about what to expect from Fall Guys Season 3 when it launches later this month.Level designer J.J. Juson has spoken to the site and revealed a bit more information about the new levels that’ll be added as part of the Winter Wonderland-inspired season.Apparently, one of the incoming levels, Tundra Run, will offer “just the right level of chaos”…

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Take a look at four Fall Guys Season 3 costumes here

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 6 December 2020 16:43 GMT Mediatonic has shown off four more new costumes for Fall Guys that will arrive in the game’s third Season.Fall Guys Season 3 is set to land on PS4 and PC soon, and it’ll introduce a whole new Winter Knockout theme to the multiplayer title.The next Season of Fall Guys content is due to land in the popular game show-themed battle royale title soon, and to drum up some hype, Mediatonic has shown off some of the costumes we can expect to see in the game. Woo woo! Here’s the 4 costumes of…

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Fall Guys players are getting a Doom Slayer skin

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 2 December 2020 20:17 GMT The Doom Slayer is coming to Fall Guys.A new skin is on its way to Fall Guys, and it’s fashioned after the Doom Slayer in Doom Eternal.You can have a look at a teasing silhouette of the skin below posted to Twitter. D O O M https://t.co/sEFGL9qT6o — DOOM (@DOOM) December 2, 2020A date has not been provided, but we expect it to be made available soon. We expect the suit to cost you the usual 10 Crowns.Fall Guys Season 3 is set to kick off soon with a Winter Knockout…

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You will be able to randomize your costume in Fall Guys Season 2

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 5 October 2020 14:24 GMT Fall Guys developer Mediatonic is adding the ability for you to randomize your character (read: bean) when Season 2 kicks off later this week.There are a couple of new features coming to the battle royale in its next Season: so far we know about Banner Styles and Nicknames and the ability to fall into matches alongside your team.Mediatonic has also revealed that – after many requests from fans in the game’s official Discord – it will be adding the option for you to randomize your costume once Season 2 kicks off….

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Fall Guys quarantined its worst players on a special ‘Cheater Island’

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 14 September 2020 17:42 GMT Fall Guys developer Mediatonic used a secret place called Cheater Island to have fun with the game’s most dishonest players.Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout fans that have been playing since the game’s launch on PlayStation Plus and Steam will have undoubtedly noticed the game’s cheater problem. It’s not a new issue for the developers, after all.This is a problem you get with most online games: there’s always a minority ruining it for the rest of us. But Mediatonic has a frankly inspiring approach to dealing with these dishonest players. I’ve got lots…

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Fall Guys was pitched to ten publishers before Devolver picked it up

Game publishers seemingly weren’t too hot on battle royale when Fall Guys developers went looking for funding.Fall Guys is easily on of this year’s most successful games. Its PC sales are outstanding, and the idea to give it away for free to PlayStation Plus members is ingenious. In short, it’s a hit, but not everyone had the foresight to call it early in development.In a lengthy Twitter thread, Mediatonic creative director Jeff Tanton recounted the game’s inception, early development and the hard time the studio had convincing publishers to fund it.According to Tanton, lead game designer Joe Walsh had the…

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Fall Guys publisher apologises for mass-revoking keys bought in Argentina

By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 20 August 2020 12:19 GMT Some Fall Guys players in Argentina have, through no fault of their own, lost access to the game because of some darn scammers.Fall Guys publisher Devolver Digital has issued a statement to explain why it had to revoke Steam keys of the game, most of which were bought in Argentina.According to Devolver, the company identified certain scammers who took advantage of the game’s lower, regional price in Argentina to mass-purchase keys at a further discount, and presumably offload those keys on grey market sites later.Unfortunately, Devolver mass-revoked and refunded many of…

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Portal and My Friend Pedro skins leaked for Fall Guys

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 17 August 2020 11:49 GMT It looks like the Fall Guys brand collaboration train won’t be slowing down anytime soon.Fall Guys is seemingly just getting started with its crossover costumes, which so far include just a few items inspired by other games. There’s the Half-Life stuff, the Team Fortress 2 Scout one and only a couple more.Though so many brands inside and outside the video game world would love to see costumes themed after their products in Fall Guys, the developer of the explosively successful game is seemingly taking it slow, starting out with modest takes…

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Fall Guys has sold 2 million copies, and 60 million beans have fallen over in the process

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout has sold over 2 million copies in just one week – and 60 million jellybeans have fallen over in the process. The news comes from a tweet published by the official Devolver Digital Twitter account, which you can check out below. The incredible team @Mediatonic and the super chill @FallGuysGame community have put up some wild numbers in just one week! Big thanks to all for all the great jellybean vibes. pic.twitter.com/6nW9vp6qeS — Devolver Digital (@devolverdigital) August 10, 2020“The incredible team at Mediatonic and the super chill Fall Guys community have put up some wild numbers in just…