Killer Klowns from Outer Space The Game Release Date & Platforms

Kyuma |  Published: June 03, 2024
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Discover the release date, platforms, and key features of Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game in this guide.

The 1988 cult classic sci-fi horror film Killer Klowns from Outer Space gets adapted into a multiplayer video game releasing on June 4th, 2024. Developed by IllFonic and Teravision Games, Killer Klowns brings asymmetrical 3v7 competitive play to PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X/S.

Inspired directly by the movie, Killer Klowns pits a team of unique Killer Klown classes against human survivors trying to escape the chaos in the town of Crescent Cove. The design and style aim to capture the source material’s blend of eerie and silly for a distinct horror experience.

Killer Klowns from Outer Space The Game Launch Date and Platforms

Killer Klowns from Outer Space The Game Launch Date and Platforms
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After previous delays, Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game now launches on June 4, 2024, on Steam for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X/S consoles. February 21, 2024, marked the opening of pre-orders and early access one week before full release.

Gameplay Overview

Killer Klowns adapts the popular asymmetrical horror format seen in Dead by Daylight into the cult film’s setting and cast. The asymmetric roles include:

  • Killer Klowns – Play as one of five Klown types. Work as a deadly team of three to hunt humans.
  • Humans – Band together as one of seven Crescent Cove citizens utilitizing weapons and the environment to fight Klowns and ultimately escape to safety.

Matches pit three Klown players against seven human survivors. Humans move to find resources and escape routes to outlast their killer clown pursuers.

As a tribute to the original movie, Killer Klowns focuses on recreating iconic elements into interactive forms, like menacing Klown abilities and various town escape options. The visual presentation also channels 1980s stylistic flourishes to tap into nostalgia.

Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game brings the fan-favorite horror film to vivid life through competitive multiplayer action. Gather friends to join the wacky survival struggle on June 4th!