In the recent PlayStation Showcase, developer The Gentlebros and publisher Kepler Interactive revealed Cat Quest: Pirates of the Purribean, the latest purr-ject in the Cat Quest franchise. The action RPG cat-venture will set sail in 2024 on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam.
Watch the official trailer served with unlimited cat puns below:
Overview of Cat Quest: Pirates of the Purribean
Get whiskered away on a hearty catventure in Cat Quest: Pirates of the Purribean, the latest instalment in the award-winning Cat Quest series!
Play as a swashbuckling purrivateer in this 2.5D open-world action RPG set in a fantastical pirate-themed world – the Purribean – an archipelago swarming with Pi-rats searching for the Northern Star – a long-lost mythical treasure. Alongside your trusty spirit companion, set sail through the Purribean in your very own ship! But beware, the seas are dangerous, and a meow-tiny is nigh as the hordes of Pi-rats under the order of the Pirate King hunt you down…
RETURN OF THE CAT
The cutest action RPG you know and love returns for a colorful adventure filled with furr-iously fun gameplay! Delve into a paw-geous new world with varied dungeons and biomes to explore, and encounter fierce battles with the newly refined combat system featuring tighter attack combos and weapon swapping. Playable in either solo or local co-op!
SAIL THROUGH THE PURRIBEAN
For the furr-st time in the series, sail the seas and battle in your very own ship! Explore the waters on your ship, seamlessly zip to shore, and traverse the land on paw to hunt booty in the paw-esome pirate world – the Purribean! There’s treasures galore to be found, including new weapons, like the blunderpuss, furr-ocious spells, gla-meow-rous costumes, and more!
X MARKS THE SPOT
Embark on your very own treasure hunt and craft your own story with complete furr-eedom! Choose to explore the deepest corners of the Purribean at your leisure, or say ahoy to a quirky cast of characters and aid them in their quests along the way, in any order! The meow-steries of the Northern Star reach far and wide, and it’s up to you to investigate, gather clues and uncover the many secrets of the Purribean. This (cat’s) tale is yours to make, so weigh anchor and let’s go!
Cat Quest: Pirates of the Purribean Screenshots
According to a PS Blog post, this latest pirate-themed entry will have new exploration mechanics, an upgraded combat system, and the option to play it solo or in local co-op. If you’re a first-timer, the Cat Quest series is an enjoyable RPG for most ages. Parents looking for a game they can let their kids play unsupervised might find reassurance in our guide to Cat Quest. Both I and II are also part of this list of short but sweet RPGs you can beat in less than 15 hours.
Cat Quest: Pirates of the Purribean arrives on all platforms in 2024. As next year draws near, stay tuned to RPGFan for when the developers let the cat—er, release date—out of the bag.