TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns Readies for Launch on Nintendo Switch™ Systems with Pre-orders Now Open

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TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns Readies for Launch on Nintendo Switch™ Systems with Pre-orders Now Open

Get Ready to Experience a New Side of the Beloved TY Game Series Starting on Sept. 26 via the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch


Brisbane, Australia — August 31, 2023 — BONZA! Grab your boomerangs and brace yourself for an epic adventure as Krome Studios has confirmed the release of TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns for Nintendo Switch™ on September 26. To ready its global outing, pre-orders are now open for this latest installment of the beloved Aussie platformer series. TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns will be available for digital download on the Nintendo eShop with a 25% discount on pre-orders starting today.


“We’re thrilled to offer this enhanced edition of TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns with a load of new features alongside nostalgic gameplay,” said Robert Walsh, CEO of Krome Studios. “It’s exciting for us that fans will see another side of TY, as they get fully immersed in his world and experience his signature platforming adventures now on Nintendo Switch.”


TY The Tasmanian Tiger 4 is an enhanced edition of the 2D side-scrolling platformer that originally appeared on PC. The iconic comic-style Aussie hero defies extinction and is back with a ripper new side of side-scrolling adventures. Krome Studios is adding full English voiceovers, double the amount of music, remastered animated cutscenes, improved performance, and more for the Nintendo Switch version.


“The brand new, animated cutscenes in this edition are a labor of love that will be a highlight for TY fans,” said Steve Stamatiadis, Creative Director of Krome Studios. “We wanted to create an animated comic-style experience that showcases the beauty of the Australian landscapes and the charm and personality of our beloved TY characters.”


Game Features:

  • Explore 40 levels of adventures in the Australian Outback at a silky smooth 60FPS.
  • Defeat enemies by freezing, zapping, and more with heaps of choice new boomerangs.
  • Use your wits and boomerangs to find hidden treasures, help the colorful locals, and uncover the mysteries of the land Down Under.
  • New English voice-overs featuring an all-star cast you’ll recognize as TY’s old mates.
  • Multiple game modes: Adventure, Time Attack, Turkey Chase, and Danger Arena.
  • Cosplay as TY’s friends in style with a metric ton of costumes.
  • Improved graphics and performance, remastered extended cutscenes and expanded Australian-outback themed soundtrack.


“We made sure to pack in a whopping amount of audio in this enhanced edition for players,” said George Stamatiadis, Audio Director of Krome Studios. “The soundtrack nearly doubles the number of tracks alongside re-recorded, re-edited, and upgraded sound effectsOur ambient sounds were completely revamped with new recordings of birdsongs of crows, kookaburras, and other native birds. Unfortunately, the cassowary proved once again to be difficult, so he didn’t make it into the recording studio.”


Remastered and enhanced for the Nintendo Switch, TY the Tasmanian Tiger 4: Bush Rescue Returns showcases upgraded graphics and added performance for players to enjoy. Whether you’re playing in docked mode or on the go, the game offers fun for players of all ages. The 25% pre-order discount is now available through the game’s global launch on Sept. 26. ($14.99 with discount / $19.99 MSRP). 


About Krome Studios

Krome Studios is a professional game development studio based in Brisbane, Australia. Founded in 1999, it has shipped over 50 titles with partners and publishers worldwide including Disney Interactive Inc., Microsoft™, Warner Bro Games, LucasArts™, Activision®, Electronic Arts™, Vivendi Universal and Konami® Digital Entertainment. With a passion for storytelling and a dedication to delivering high-quality gaming experiences, Krome Studios continues to captivate players worldwide. For further information, please visit the official company site, and follow on TwitterYouTubeInstagram, or Facebook.




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