Pumpkin Jack

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Game Info
Headup Games
Release Date
October 23, 2020 (Calendar)
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Pumpkin Jack is a spooky- styled 3D action platformer in which you embody Jack, the Mythical Pumpkin Lord, from indie developer Nicolas Meyssonnier.

As Jack, you must annihilate the world of good to pave the way for evil. Go to the mythical realm of the Boredom Kingdom, recruit allies from owls to crows, and solve puzzles which focus on physics-based solutions to get through each of the games stylized levels. Pumpkin Jack is a classic 3D platformer, so every challenge will require precision and skill to get through the worlds many trials.

On top of the games platforming, Jack will also be challenged in combat. Use timing and dodging attacks to vanquish your foes in dynamic real time battles, using a variety of weapons and allies to fight through the world around you.

Pumpkin Jack was released on the PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.

Developer Quote

Colorful Cartoon Setting: Travel through lurid landscapes in levels featuring alluring atmospheres, each crafted with vibrant color palettes, and high-quality lighting effects

Fight For Your Life: With challenging beasts lurking around every corner, players must master the art of combo attacks; dodging, and timing to survive dynamic real-time battles! Players must unlock weapons and choose wisely in order to strike down all who oppose them

Don't Lose Your Head: Solve puzzles that focus on physics; gravity, and reflection as Jack, or ditch the skinsuit and just use your flaming head to burn books; hammer some moles, create paths for magic spheres; and more as each level introduces new and exciting challenges

Find Friends to Fight at Your Side: Helpful companions are there to assist Jack on his journey, including a haughty hooty owl to guide him along; and a snarky crow, itching to assist with long-range attacks