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Toplitz Productions secures rights to survival adventure SERUM

Survival adventure's rights snapped up by Toplitz, all go for 2023 launch.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

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Oberhaching, Germany, July 27, 2022; Toplitz Productions proudly announces its cooperation with the Polish development studio Game Island. With their latest title SERUM, the ambitious and experienced team presents a survival-fest in a class of its own. A green liquid, an eerie world and lots of time pressure characterize the fascinating and promising game concept.

 

"We are delighted to have found a partner in Game Island, who is investing so much heart and soul and creativity in the project, and we are looking forward to the next development steps with great anticipation," explains Matthias Wünsche, CEO Toplitz Productions. "SERUM with its special features fits perfectly into our portfolio and will serve a new, expanded target group alongside Dynasty Games and the Giant Series."

 

"We are glad that we've found a well-established and trustworthy partner in Toplitz Productions. With their publishing experience, Serum will have a chance to reach a worldwide audience. There has been an excellent understanding between our companies right from our first talk about the game”, says Michal Ojrzynski - CEO Game Island.

 

The release of SERUM is scheduled for the end of 2023. Until then Toplitz Productions and Game Island will introduce players step-by-step to the mystical world where the green liquid is the most precious commodity and the race against time ensures survival!

 

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What to expect in SERUM:

SERUM is a survival action-adventure game in which a mysterious liquid determines your life. Courage, time pressure and your will to survive will define your future. Will you manage to win the race against time, find the serum and unravel the mysteries and secrets of this eerie world? Your life is in your hands!

 

This is the only way you will survive:

  • Unravel the mystery of the eerie liquid, earn new abilities and find a way out
  • Fight against various creatures with a multitude of weapons: There are melee, ranged, throwing and serum-enhanced weapons available
  • Solve puzzles and activate secret mechanisms in doors, crates or hatches.
  • Build a safe house and expand your safety zone as you progress.
  • Explore the fascinating world and discover new mystical biomes as well as their unique characteristics
  • Learn about the history of the mysterious location you are in and find out how to use the tools and devices (e.g. collect, loot, scan etc.)
  • Acquire new abilities and craft weapons, tools and even special types of Serum
  • Survive in a hostile environment under time pressure. Manage your health, stamina, and beware of the mutations


About Game Island S.A.
 

Game Island S.A. was established in July 2020 as a subsidiary of The Dust S.A. Game Island specializes in the production of games for Steam and console platforms. Serum is the first major title in the Game Island S.A. portfolio and is currently under development. The game will be published globally by Toplitz Productions.

The Dust, through a group formed in 2020 and comprising Two Horizons SA, Game Island SA, and 4Knights SA, is intensively developing the production of its own titles within the following business lines: premium indie, mid-budget survival, mid-budget simulators, and RTS games.


 

About Toplitz Productions

The German-Austrian publisher, whose name originates from the mysterious Toplitz Lake in the heart of Austria, develops and publishes games with "heart & soul" for all platforms. The company consists of a healthy mix of experienced industry veterans and young talents, all of whom are passionate gamers. They enjoy working with creative developers on many exciting titles, such as those from the "Dynasty" and "Giant" series.

 

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