South Park fans are all set to receive the first-ever 3D co-op multiplayer game of the franchise. The game, which is being developed by Ubisoft and published by THQ Nordic, recently received its first-ever trailer and has already got fans looking forward to its release.
The video game adaptation of the 1997 animated show titled ‘South Park,’ the Snow Day installment will see feature the fan-favorite characters, namely, Cartman, Stan, Kyle, and Kenny. Interestingly, it is the first time fans will get to see these foul-mouthed school kids in a 3D form.
As snowy Colorado winters disrupt the South Park locality, the school declares a day off. Enjoying their day off, these four kids set out on a quest to save the world in the snow-clad town. The co-op game will allow up to four players to play the game simultaneously.
Will South Park Snow Day come to last-gen consoles?
Surprisingly, not many details have been revealed about the upcoming title so far, which has left the fans wondering about the tiniest details about the game. It is safe to say the game is one of the most fun and classic games that fans have enjoyed for years. Thus, the fans were eager to know if the game would arrive on last-gen consoles, including Xbox One and PS4.
Unfortunately, the upcoming game won’t be seeing a release on last-gen consoles, the devs have confirmed. The official website of THQ Nordic states, “South Park: Snow Day! available in 2024 for PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox X/S, and Nintendo Switch.”
This indicates only on next-gen consoles, namely, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and S, as well as on Nintendo Switch and PC. Additionally, the system requirements for the PC version of the game were recently revealed, which to the delight of fans, are surprisingly low, implying that the game will be accessible on most of the PCs.
South Park Snow Day release date
The developers are yet to announce the official release date for the upcoming game. The THQ website stated that it would be released sometime in 2024. On the other hand, reports suggest that the game could launch around March 2024. Thus, players can expect the game to hit the shelves next year.
Grab up to three friends and battle your way through the snow-piled town of South Park. Equip and upgrade devastating weapons, deploy special abilities and powers that will bring hordes of enemies and epic bosses to their knees.
— South Park (@SouthPark) November 22, 2023
Meanwhile, the developers have made the pre-orders for the game available. The pre-orders are currently open for Xbox, Nintendo, and Best Buy for PS5. The price of pre-ordering the game is surprisingly low at just $30.
Another important doubt in the mind of fans was whether the game would support the crossplay feature. The devs are yet to confirm more details, which means fans will have to wait for official confirmation from the developers.