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Comedy Open-World RPG Soccer Story Releasing November 29th

Screenshot of soccer match in Soccer Story, one of several RPGs coming this week

Publisher No More Robots, alongside developer PanicBarn, has announced that Soccer Story will release on November 29th! The soccer-based RPG will be available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, and PC via Steam.

The title will also be available via Xbox Game Pass upon release.

Soccer Story – Launch Date Announcement Trailer:

It’s been a year since The Calamity™ tore apart the very foundations of soccer as we know it, and since then, Soccer Inc. has made dang well sure that not a soul has been allowed to even look at a soccer ball, let alone kick it.

Soccer may have been banned across the world… but now there is hope! A magical soccer ball has chosen you, our Savior of Soccer!

Soccer Story is a physics-driven adventure RPG, where every problem can be solved with your trusty magic ball. Along the way, you’ll need to best bad guys in 1v1s, compete in a range of different sports (with your soccer ball, of course), and sometimes use your brain just as much as your balls

In a world that has long forgotten The Beautiful Game, can you remind them why soccer is top of the table, and best the most formidable teams, including the local toddlers and a group of sharks?

Soccer Story – Key Features

The title’s Steam page outline many of its key features, including:

  • Drop your soccer ball and play anywhere! The world is full of goals, puzzles and secrets – it’s up to you to find them!
  • Play a single-player story full of quirky characters, quests, rogue refs and wacky soccer-adjacent sports
  • Build your soccer career and do battle against the fiercest soccer teams like literal sharks, toddlers, old-age pensioners and ninjas
  • Save soccer and restore peace and harmony to the world
  • Grab a friend for a four-player local multiplayer match mode with a full roster of teams and animal captains

Soccer Story is set to release on Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, and PC on November 29th! For those who enjoyed Golf Story and are awaiting Sports Story‘s December release, this seems like the perfect game to tide you over.

For more on all the indie RPGs hitting the scene, you’re already in the right place here at RPGFan.

Source: Gematsu

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Tom Cox

Tom Cox

Tom is a news editor for RPGFan with a love of RPGs, Pokémon, and Zelda! When not playing games or writing, he can usually be found hiking with his dog, Otto.

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