FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2021/11/10
New Edition of Deadeus Available for Pre-Order
Horror adventure game
Montreal, Canada – October 12, 2021 – Retro publisher Incube8 Games and indie development studio IZMA, announce the next edition for the physical cartridge of Deadeus, for the Nintendo Game Boy.
Deadeus is an authentic horror Gameboy game developed using Chris Maltby’s GB Studio engine, featuring music by Stuart Busby. The game centers around a small boy who has a prophetic nightmare telling him everyone will die in 3 days and that he has to investigate his village to see how he can save them, if at all. It has 11 endings and no direct path leaving it up to the player to decide which is the best course of action.
The game is available as both a standard edition, as well as a limited collector’s edition, which will include unique box artwork, a clear green cartridge, oversized sticker sheet, art book, and soundtrack CD, all in a magnetic collector’s box.
Standard Edition Includes
- Sealed box
- Clear Black Cartridge
- Clear Cartridge protector
- Game manual
- Pre-sale versions include a limited edition Deadeus stickers sheet.
- Sealed, magnetic container box with cardboard wrap
- Game box with alternative artwork by Francine Bridge
- Clear green cartridge
- Clear cartridge protector
- Instruction booklet
- Hand-numbered certificate of authenticity
- 2 Enamel pins: Deadeus Logo + IZMA Logo
- Oversized sticker sheet
- 24x36cm Poster (Folded)
- 44 pages art book
- Double CD music album with obistrip
- Limited to 250 numbered copies
- 2D pixel art
- Developed in GB Studio
- 11 different endings
- Music by Stuart Busby
- Fully compatible with all Game Boy, Game Boy Color and Game Boy Advance handhelds
- Incube8 Games: facebook / instagram / twitter
- Retro Modding: facebook / instagram / twitter / youtube
- IZMA: itch.io / instagram / twitter / website
About Retro Modding
Created in 2016, Retro Modding is a company based in Montreal, Canada. Its mission is to ensure the longevity of retro handheld systems. Specialized in the design and console components and modding parts, they collaborated with artist like Mr Beast, Justin Roiland (Rick & Morty), Spacebot Interactive (Dragonborne, Deadeus), NGDEV team, Chipzel (Crypt of the NecroDancer), The Retro Future, Rage Elixir, Eboys, Metal Jesus Rocks and many others.
About Incube8 Games
Incube8 Games aims to facilitate the publishing of retro video game cartridges, with a focus on 8-bit handheld consoles. Strong with Retro Modding’s expertise and supply chain, they offer turnkey publishing solutions for physical releases.
-IZMA- graduated from the University of Wales, Trinity Saint David with a BA in Illustration; he has since gone on to work in comics, concept art, motion graphics, band merchandise and game development.
Fuelled by comic books, heavy metal, horror movies and video games, -IZMA- gathers a wide range of inspirations and distills them down into the unique, macabre style.
He recently released his third book, Creaking Guts: The Black and White art of -IZMA-, a 100 page collection of his most recent and favourite works with a foreword from acclaimed comic book inker / writer veteran, Andy Lanning.