Funbox Media have announced that they have made their new game Jett Tailfin, a Wii U exlcusive and that the game will launch on the European eShop this October!
Jett Tailfin is a third-person racing game, set in an underwater environment. Players take on the role of Jett Tailfin, a small fish who\’s looking to become the fastest fish ever and win the coveted Shark Trophy. Any competitive racers out there will have to learn to master the weapons, power boosts and track lay outs which are set to feature numerous obstacles to get in your The race tracks vary level by level, island by island and include Tropical Islands, Pirate\’s Island, Atlantis and Ship Graveyard.
It\’s not just about racing and obstacles however as several enemies will appear in the game from which you must escape. Should you happen upon a Shark, you\’ll need to swim away fast however if you meet a Stingray just stay out of it\’s way as they won\’t attack unless provoked. Fortunately Jett Tailfin has several friends he can call upon to help him out, in case he gets caught in barrels and such, Octopuses help by slowing down enemies by using their sticky tentacles, Eels fire bolts of electricity or protect you with a force-field and Blowfish can create mine fields!
Jett Tailfin is scheduled to launch exclusively on the Wii U eShop sometime in October 2014 in Europe, no date has been confirmed for the North American market but expect it soon after. Please note that the following screens may not represent the final Wii U build of the game.