Factsheet

Title:
Wells

Developer:
Tower Up Studios
Based in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Release date:
2016

Platforms:
Xbox One
PC / Mac / Linux

Website:
towerupstudios.com/wells

Regular Price:

BRLR$19.00

Description

Wells is an action side-scrolling game with 3D graphics, its style is a direct reference to a classic subgenre of games that was popular in the 90's, the Run and Gun. Prepare yourself for facing hordes of enemies, explosions, gigantic bosses and a dangerous and fascinating journey into a steampunk universe.

History

George M. Wells, a notorious smuggler from Percepolis, the city of the new century, will use all his skills to get even with the clients that tried to murder.

Features

  • Ruthless Enemies - There are a great variety of enemies, and each one requires a different strategy to be defeated. In addition to this, in the end of each level, a boss fight is waiting for you.
  • Velocity - Besides the running, jumping and shooting actions, this would not be a Run And Gun game without a vehicle stage. You may control Wells in his Steampowered motorcycle and blow away everything out of the way.
  • Unique Weapons - The Character find during the game a variety of weapons, each one with a unique functionality that will help Wells face different enemies and challenges. The ammo is unlimited, but after a certain amount of shots, you will have to wait for the cooldown to shoot again.

Videos

Trailer Video YouTube

IGN YouTube


Animated GIFs

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Images

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Download logo files as ZIP (824KB)
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Awards & Recognition

  • "Finalist National in Games" Imagine Cup, 23 March, 2015
  • "Winner in Popular Vote" SBGAMES, 14 November, 2014


Selected Articles

  • "Wells: Steampunk action game for Xbox One"
    - Tower Up Studios, 07 April, 2016, Robot Said
  • "Conheça 10 jogos Brasileiros em Produção - Parte III"
    - sophos_nsm, 18 March, 2016, Tribo Gamer
  • "Mineiros criam jogo que foi aceito pela Microsoft e estará disponível no Xbox One"
    - Vinícius Andrade, 14 March, 2016, Revista Encontro
  • "Wells: Steampunk action game for Xbox One"
    - Matthew deMaris esq, 25 January, 2016, Steampunk Journal
  • "Jogos do ID@Xbox para ficar de olho"
    - Nivea "Targaryen" Miranda, 25 January, 2016, Xbox Power
  • "Tower Up Studios Announces Wells For Xbox One"
    - QuiCkz Ninja, 22 January, 2016, True Achievements
  • "Tower Up Studios Announces Steampunk Title Wells For Xbox One"
    - Ken Barnes, 22 January, 2016, Pure Xbox
  • "Steampunk platformer Wells announced for Xbox One"
    - Jennifer, 21 January, 2016, ICXM
  • "Wells, a steampunk action game for "Xbox One" soon in 2016"
    - 21 January, 2016, Gamasutra
  • "Wells, un jeu indé à surveiller arrive sur Xbox One"
    - PlagueisTheWise, 13 January, 2016, Xbox Live França
  • "IndieCade #ScreenshotSaturday Showcase"
    - Tower Up Studios, 05 November, 2015, IndieCade
  • "Projetos criados por alunos de Jogos Digitais são finalistas em competição da Microsoft"
    - Assessoria de Comunicação São Gabriel, 8 April, 2015, Diário do São Gabriel
  • "Art & Design Track – Short Papers: O Mundo de Wells: Design e Jogabilidade"
    - SBGAMES, SBGAMES 2014
  • "PUC Minas se destaca no festival SBGames"
    - PUC Minas, Diário do São Gabriel
  • "Jogo do curso finalista no SBGames 2014"
    - PUC Minas, ICEI
  • "Três premiações no SBGames 2014"
    - PUC Minas, PUC Informa

Wells Facebook
Follow us on Facebook at facebook.com.

Wells Dev Blog
Tumblr containing all the content in the development process at wellsgame.tumblr.com.

Wells YouTube
Playlist with videos of game at youtube.com.


About Tower Up Studios

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The Tower Up Studios is a company that develops games for the PC platform, mobile and consoles. Whether copyright or custom.

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Wells Credits

Álvaro Algusto Rocha
Prop Modeler & Cinematics

André de Carvalho Furtado
Music Composer

Diogo Rigo de Brito Guimarães
Lead Programmer & Sound Designer

Érico de Cerqueira Grasso
UI/UX Designer & Cinematics

Jadson Fernandes Resende
Character Design & Character Animation

Leandro Cardoso Jácome (Skald)
Music Composer

Ramon Coelho de Souza
Marketing & Press Relations

Rômulo Santos Silva
Programmer & Game Designer

Tiago Henrique Muniz da Silva
Environment Modeling & Character Animation


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