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PREORDER BONUS: If you order any Edition of the game between 23 April 2022 and 29 May 2022, you will get an additional numbered Bronze-colored Collector's Coin for free with your game. PS4 and Switch versions get different coin motives. This offer is limited to one bronze coin per console variation for each customer.
Sydney Hunter and the Curse of the Mayan is a love-letter to 8-bit action-platformer games. A true Retro-feast with challenging gameplay & a dash of adventure-elements, featuring a huge number of Maya-inspired levels & bosses!
You play as Sydney Hunter, adventurer supreme, who by sheer luck manages to get trapped inside a massive Maya pyramid. He soon discovers that the "Feathered Serpent" Kukulkan has broken up the sacred Haab calendar into 7 individual pieces and hid them inside the very same pyramid!
Widespread chaos and a time freeze will certainly follow if the Haab calendar isn't put back together. With the support of the local Maya population, Sydney Hunter must find all pieces, defeat Kukulkan, to return peace and balance.
• Let’s get adventurous! - Play through a challenging single-player campaign inspired by Maya gods, culture, and history.
• Feeling nostalgic? – Enjoy tight controls and glorious 8-bit style graphics accompanied by an awesome chiptune soundtrack!
• Content galore. - Explore 13 vast levels full of secrets and encounter a powerful Maya god in each.
• Got treasure? - Collect relics & weapon upgrades to increase your chances of survival.
• Long live the CRT! – Includes the option to turn scan lines on/off.
• The end? - Unearth two different endings to the story!
Available in-game languages: English, Japanese, French, Spanish
The Collector's Edition of Sydney Hunter and the Curse of the Mayan comes in our signature Premium Box of 32 cm height and 24 cm width, and includes not only the Base Game, but is filled to the brim with beautiful merch!
The sweeping chiptune soundtrack by Ben Allen is included as a Premium CD release (Made in Japan), as well as Clear Files with great Print Extras such as a poster, alternate cover inlays for the game case and a fully localized Japanese manual.
This Collector's Edition also comes with a 500 pieces Premium Jigsaw Puzzle Set, because a true adventurer loves nothing more than solving problems!
This Collector's Edition is limited to 500 pcs.
- Premium Box with Item Trays
- Gold-Colored Coin (numbered)
- 2 Clearfiles, (made in Japan)
- Double-sided DIN A2 Poster
- 2 magazine-style ad prints (Chirashi)
- Japanese Cover, Manual & Quick Instruction Card for Swap-out
- Cover with Interior Art
- Game Cartridge
- 50 Page In-Depth Manual in English
- Quick Instruction Card
- Leather-style Slipcase
Premium CD Soundtrack:
- 12 mm Premium Jewel Case
- 25 tracks on 1CD
- Spine Card (OBI-style)
- 12 Page Booklet in English
- Doming Sticker Set
Premium Jigsaw Puzzle Set A:
- packaged in a illustrated slip cap carton
- 500 durable puzzle pieces
- measures 48 x 36 cm in size when assembled
- can be combined to a larger artwork with Set B
This game is region-free and works on consoles of all regions (incl. European, American, Japanese variants & more).
All shown product designs are work in progress and may change in the final product - but only to the better!
This is a preorder, the game is currently in preparation for production. You can find the approximate release date on our Release Progress page.
First Press Games Quality
We publish our physical games with the guaranteed First Press Games Quality & Continuity for EVERY release:
- ALL CEs: Standardized Collector's Edition box sizes for every system with the look and feel of gorgeous and expensive encyclopedias
- ALL: Gold, Silver and Bronze colored Collector's Coins with the unique production number of each produced copy
- ALL: Thick and detailed game manuals (up to 80 pages) with comic/manga and developer interview
- SWI/PS4 REs: Numbered Regular Edition Slipcases with a continuous picture and a leather-like look of an antique book collection
- SWI/PS4: Cover sheets with beautiful exterior and interior graphics, no age ratings on the cover sheets and a numbered spine
- SWI/PS4: Super Famicom-style quick instruction cards for Nintendo Switch and N64-style achievement guide foldouts for PlayStation 4 games
- SWI/PS4: Collector’s Editions additionally include: Japanese cover sheet, Japanese manual, Japanese quick instruction card and Japanese achievement guide foldout for enthusiasts of Japanese releases
- CDs: All CDs are manufactured in Japan for the highest production quality, come in rare 12 and 17 mm jewel cases and include 3D stickers and a composer interview. Some CDs include newly made songs and karaoke versions with lyrics and liner notes
- RETRO: The boxes of our retro releases are printed on original grey cardboard with no foil lamination and the flaps are perfectly fitting with no cuts
- RETRO: The cartridges, clear cases and trays of our retro releases are custom made with original-like and perfectly fitting stickers and come in a poly bag