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October 26, 2023 – Hooded Horse invites players to celebrate Halloween this weekend in Slug Disco Studio’s ant-themed strategy game Empires of the Undergrowth. This weekend a Wolf Spider will descend on the undergrowth, taking on all challengers in this infamously difficult level.
Players must take control of the ‘Hungry Spider’ whose ravenous appetite causes him to constantly lose health. Quickly get the 'devour' ability to stave off starvation, and unlock and upgrade his other abilities to take down bigger and stronger prey. Those who can overcome this challenge will get a rare and highly sought-after achievement!Empires of the Undergrowth is available in early access on PC via Steam, GOG, and the Epic Games Store for $19.99 / £17.99 / €19.99 / ¥2,480. A press kit is available.Press inquiries: [email protected]
About Hooded Horse™Hooded Horse is a publisher of deep strategic and tactical games with people and partners worldwide. Starting in 2019 with a single title, Hooded Horse’s portfolio has grown to 28 games and counting. Our goal is to empower and support developers in doing what they love so that they can create world-class experiences for their audiences. From the distant past of Manor Lords and the haunted woods of Against the Storm, to the depths of space in Terra Invicta and Falling Frontier.You can find out more about us on our Steam publisher page, as well as our social channels; Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Discord, and website.About Slug Disco Studios™
Slug Disco Studios is a UK-based developer founded by three childhood friends who had a dream of producing a videogame all about ants. A combination of freelance contracts, Kickstarter, and a Creative England grant helped bring their debut title, Empires of the Undergrowth, to Steam in 2017. The studio has since explored other game experiences themed on the natural world.You can learn more via the official website, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Discord channels.