Factsheet

Developer:
Manufacture 43
Based in Bordeaux, France

Release date:
Steam: January 30th, 2018

Platforms:
Windows / Mac / Linux
Xbox One (2019)
Nintendo Switch (2019)
PS4 (2019)

Website:
pawarumi.com

Regular Price:

EUR€16.99
USD$16.99
GBP£12.99
JPY¥1680

Description

Pawarumi is an epic shoot'em up set in a futuristic universe, inspired by the pre-columbian civilizations. You'll play as Axo, pilot of the holy ship Chukaru, in a quest for revenge of the betreyal caused to the people of Earth. With its unique abilities, Chukaru can deal extra damage, heal itself or charge a super attack, simply by shooting with the right weapon on the right type of enemy! Mastering this Trinity Mechanic will be key to your success in Pawarumi.

History

Features

  • Unique Trinity Mechanic
  • Five levels, each with their own very unique settings
  • Three difficulty levels each with their own storytelling
  • Gorgeous 3D environments
  • Epic staging with awesome camera work
  • Peruvian Electro Metal Soundtrack
  • Support for keyboard, gamepads and arcade sticks

Videos

Steam Launch Trailer YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Won Most Promising Shoot'em up of 2018" Shmup’Em-All Awards, 2017
  • "Nominated for Best Indie Game" Ping Awards, Paris, November, 2017
  • "Indie Game Area Selection" Tokyo Game Show, Tokyo, September, 2017
  • "Indie Selection" Busan Indie Connect, Busan, September, 2017
  • "Nominated for Trophée FLIP" Festival FLIP, Parthenay, July, 2017
  • "Indie Garden Selection" Evry Games City, Evry, March, 2017
  • "Indie Prize Selection" Casual Connect, Berlin, February, 2017
  • "Indie Game Factory Selection" Animasia, Bordeaux, October, 2016
  • "Indie Arena Booth Selection" Gamescom, Köln, August, 2016

Selected Articles

  • "The intricacy of the Trinity Mechanic and its gameplay depth place it as one of the best current representatives of the genre"
    - Carlos Forcada, Meristation
  • "Pawarumi is a clever and really motivating insider tip for arcade lovers"
    - Jan Wöbbeking, 4Players
  • "Most anticipated occidental shoot'em up of the year"
    - Gekko, Shmup'Em All
  • "A-W-E-S-O-M-E Shmup. One of the best vertical shmups of the decade."
    - Fran, Sector Omega

Original Soundtrack
Available from pawarumi.bandcamp.com.


About Manufacture 43

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Game studio based in Bordeaux, France. Run by a programmer and two graphic artists since 2016, together they aim at crafting original, fun and beautiful games.

More information
More information on Manufacture 43, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Pawarumi Credits

Alexandre Lutz
Graphics and more

Charles Vernier
Graphics and more

Daniel Borges
Programming and more

Grégory Desmurs
Sound Design

Pierre Gilbert
Game Design Support

Alexandre Chamoy
Management & QA Support


presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks