Curse of the Sea Rats
Metroidvania, Side-scrolling action
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Curse of the Sea Rats is a ‘ratoidvania’ platform adventure with lovingly crafted, hand-drawn animations. Embark on the epic journey of four prisoners of the British empire, transformed into rats by the notorious pirate witch, Flora Burn. To regain their human bodies, they will have to fight dangerous bosses, uncover the secrets of the vast Irish coast, and ultimately capture the witch who cursed them.
Lavish art and animation
Hand-drawn animation inspired by classic animated films and 2D platformers, combines seamlessly with detailed 3D environments to create a stunning 2.5D platforming experience.
Freedom and exploration
Chart your progress through a huge non-linear world. On the Irish Coast in the 18th Century, you’ll need more than just your swashbuckling skills to forge your path to freedom.
4 playable characters
Discover 4 playable characters, each bringing a unique playstyle to help overcome both enemies and the environment! Play alone or with up to 3 friends in local co-op.
Enhance and upgrade
Improve your character’s unique abilities as your adventure progresses – unlocking new special skills, boosting your offence and defence, or learning powerful magics!
A huge adventure
A vast network of pathways and discoveries lie ahead, in a quest with over 12 hours of content. Can you master each character, find all the secrets, and unlock every ending?