Players who owned Shakedown Hawaii on any other PlayStation platform are able to download the PS3 version for free, as well as synchronize save progress between that version and other owned PlayStation versions of the game.[9]. In addition to a story mode following the three main characters, the player can break away from missions to free-roam the map and extort local businesses, use a variety of weapons to cause chaos, attempt arcade-like challenges and mini-games, purchase real-estate in a market that fluctuates in response, steal cars, or purchase clothing from stores. Exactly, I will not buy any game that launches on Steam after 1 year on Epic for more than 50 % of original price. It was released in 2019 on Microsoft Windows, along with various Nintendo and Sony platforms, including three discontinued consoles. [6][7] According to Vice, designer Brian Provinciano was informed that Nintendo of America was unable to approve a release because a few of its departments no longer had the ability to retrieve equipment that is necessary to distribute the game physically in North America. 1 2. COMING THIS MONTH to Steam. Enter up to 375 characters to add a description to your widget: Copy and paste the HTML below into your website to make the above widget appear. Reviewer Chris Carter praised the gameplay, visuals, soundtrack, and "relaxed emphasis on doing whatever you want", calling the game a worthy follow-up to Retro City Rampage that improved on many of its aspects. The Steam version brings the entire game to your PC, along with controller, keyboard and mouse support, leaderboards, achievements, trading cards, badges, and community emoticons. However, as luck would have it, the doors hadn’t quite closed yet with Nintendo of Europe, so it was still able see a release! This defaults to your Review Score Setting. $14.99. Sign in to add your own tags to this product. The clock was ticking, and after exhausting all other options, I decided to pivot to the next best thing: the Wii U. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America), Shakedown: Hawaii has received reviews ranging from "generally favorable" to "mixed or average" depending on platform according to Metacritic. But, then COVID-19 happened, and the world went to a standstill. Last edited by Ryu Fireheart ; Oct 29, 2019 @ 11:58am. In the past, I often announced things too early, resulting in years of waiting and “when it’s done” release dates. Seems odd as Vblank had said that Shakedown Hawaii would release early 2017, then changed it to mid 2017, then changed again to late 2017 and now seems to be heading towards early 2018. Also some companies are pretty sneaky with release dates, didn't vblank annoucne the release date of RCR a week or 2 before release? It’s meant the world to me, and these Wii discs specifically hold an immense place in my heart. A new trailer released Tuesday serves as a top-down look at the empire-building, open-world action of Vblank’s new game. Sign in to see reasons why you may or may not like this based on your games, friends, and curators you follow. Terms of the exclusivity arrangement were not disclosed, but the developer’s previous game, Retro City Rampage DX, was sold on PC platforms through Steam,, and the Humble Store. ", "Why This Developer Is Releasing a New Wii Game in 2020", "Shakedown Hawaii: It's Coming to Wii U and...", "Shakedown Hawaii Review - (Good) Trouble in paradise", "Shakedown: Hawaii Review (Switch eShop)",, Articles using Infobox video game using locally defined parameters, Articles using Wikidata infoboxes with locally defined images, Articles using Video game reviews template in single platform mode, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 November 2020, at 14:22. if this ever makes it to Steam, it better be inexpensive. You can play it with the Wii U GamePad, Wii U Pro Controller, Wii Remote, Wii Classic Controller, or Wii Classic Controller Pro. All rights reserved. Buy Shakedown: Hawaii on the Nintendo Switch eShop Here or Here (EU). After all, the Wii U still supported Wii Remotes, Wii Classic Controllers, and even 4:3! Shakedown: Hawaii is an open world action-adventure video game developed by Canadian studio Vblank Entertainment.