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DEEEER Simulator: Your Average Everyday Deer Game Brings Absurd Open World Action to Steam, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Starting Today

Out today.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 
TOKYO — Nov. 23, 2021 — DEEER Simulator: Your Average Everyday Deer Game, the sandbox action game starring a disruptive criminal deer developed by Gibier Games and published by PLAYISM, breaks free from Steam Early Access and wreaks havoc today on Xbox One at 3:00 PM PST, before riding into town on a giant zebra on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 on Thursday, Nov. 25 at 12:00 AM PDT.

 
As a human reborn as a deer, frolic on the peaceful continent of Orchestralia, an idyllic land full of humans and animals. Bestow gifts to the humans there in the form of antlers, become a slice of bread from I Am Bread, and live in peaceful harmony.
 
Or don’t do that, and wreak utter havoc painting the town red. Pick up pistols and laser rifles, and sling the deer’s elongated neck to grapple to objects and fling it across the map. Hitch a ride on cars, or get a bit more wild and take horses and fish for a spin. The world won’t be able to handle the Deerstruction.
 
Havoc increases the Deersaster meter, summoning the police. The force consists of polar bears, sheep, and rabbits, but they’re heavily armed and it’s deer season. Commit too much crime and they’ll summon giant police robots composed of multiple conjoined animals to hunt down John Doe. Take advantage of the deer’s ability to sprint on its hind legs to evade the brutal law in town, and find the weaponry to defeat them!
 
The 1.0 version and console debut includes an expanded story asking a bold question: what is the meaning of deer life? Ponder the existential while facing off against an all-new final boss. Play a game of Cowthello, the classic board game Othello/Reversi with cows, against either a giant bovine or against a friend (also possibly a cow) online exclusively to the Nintendo Switch version. Spend a few bucks for the new DLC and outfit the buck with four new skins, four attack items including a Mini Koala, and two new weapons.
 
“We can’t wait to see the mayhem the console community will make as they finally get to explore the world of DEEEER Simulator,” said “Naspapa”, Founder, Gibier Games. “Creativity is the only limit to how they destroy this poor city and terrorise its inhabitants.”
 
DEEEER Simulator releases on Steam for Windows PC and Xbox One at 3:00 PM PST on Tuesday, November 23, and on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 at 12:00 AM PST on Thursday, November 25 for $19.99. It supports English, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Spanish (Spain), Japanese, Korean, and Simplified Chinese languages.
 
For more information, visit the official DEEER Simulator Game website, follow @DeeeerSim_en and @Playism on Twitter, and search  #DEEEERSimulator on social media. 
 

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About Gibier Games
 
Gibier Games is the studio for solo developer “Naspapa”, who jumped directly into developing DEEEER Simulator after graduating college. Naspapa will continue working on developing his games (when his cat isn’t spilling water on his keyboard) and hopes to bring joy and relief to as many people as possible through playing or watching Let’s Plays of his games. 
 
 
About PLAYISM
Japan’s oldest indie publisher, PLAYISM is known in the West for supporting popular indie games such as Gnosia, The Good Life, Idol Manager, Tasomachi: Behind the Twilight, Touhou Luna Nights, Fight Crab, Record of Lodoss War -Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth-,  the La-Mulana series, Bright Memory, and Bright Memory: Infinite among other titles. 
PLAYISM’s motto is “Bringing a Different Breed of Indie Game to the World”.
To learn more, visit the PLAYISM official website and follow @PlayismEN on Twitter.
 
Media Contacts
Carter Dotson / Alissa Saito
Stride PR for PLAYISM

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