Roubaix, France – June 13, 2022 – Ankama, the developer and publisher of multi-million dollar transmedia franchise Wakfu (TV series, comic book, MMORPG), today announced One More Gate, the strategic deck-builder coming to PC and Nintendo Switch in early 2023. With its roots in the Wakfu universe, One More Gate is a rogue-lite deck-builder featuring an explosive combination of exploration and strategic turn-based combat. Ahead of its full launch, the game is coming to Early Access in August 2022, with a demo available as part of Steam Next Fest.
In One More Gate, players will journey to fantastical places as they master the power of Wakfu to create devastating combos and lay waste to all who stand in their way. The world of One More Gate takes its cues from Ankama’s rich multimedia heritage in comic books, anime and games, with bold design, a vibrant colour palette, and gorgeously rendered effects sure to capture the imaginations of players.
Download the One More Gate demo on Steam or via the ANKAMA launcher for free as part of Steam Next Fest, and discover the game’s incredible world and captivating gameplay.
Take a look at what’s in store in the announcement trailer:
“With One More Gate we’ve created the fusion of gameplay elements that we wanted to play, bringing together exploration, cool combat and smart deck-building in a package that we think will keep players hooked,” said Anthony Roux, CEO and Co-founder of Ankama. “We also wanted to make the game an extension of our long-running Wakfu franchise to bring a new experience to our millions of fans, and introduce players of deck-builders to the wonderful world of Wakfu!”
One More Gate key game features
Discover the “World of Twelve” universe and the adventures of Oropo
Pass through the portal and explore vibrant procedurally generated levels. Choose the smartest path, fight fantastic creatures, and take part in events that will make you stronger… or not.
Grow stronger and master the powers of Wakfu
The natural energy of Wakfu is unique to the World of Twelve. You must learn to use the variations in its flow to your advantage if you want to defeat the most fearsome creatures.
Meet eccentric characters and complete quests
From a dojo master to a body-building granny, the One More Gate universe is full of unique characters who will send you on increasingly tricky missions in exchange for fabulous loot.
Collect cards and create destructive combos
Crushing monsters, opening chests, spending kamas to buy a peddler’s wares… There are many ways to expand your deck with the help of the approximately 100 cards available in the game.
Each run is unique
There are countless secrets waiting for you to discover: gems with unexpected powers, divine blessings and dangerous curses. Are you ready to pass to the other side?
One More Gate is planned for release on PC and Nintendo Switch in early 2023. The game will be available in Early Access this summer.
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About the Ankama Group
Ankama is an independent company that creates, publishes and distributes works of entertainment worldwide. From video games to board games, and animation to manga, it controls the production chain of its creations from A to Z. Known for its MMORPGs and the animated series DOFUS and WAKFU, part of a vast universe called the Krosmoz, it released its first full-length feature film in 2016, DOFUS – Book I: Julith. Its many other creations include: the Krosmaster Arena board game and figurines; the mobile video games Tactile Wars, King Tongue, DOFUS Pogo, Nindash and WAKFU: The Brotherhood for smartphones and tablets; and manga and graphic novels such as Mutafukaz, Shangri-La, City Hall, Radiant, and Freaks’ Squeele. Since 2004, the Ankama teams have been applying the principles of transmedia and creating universes that they develop through stories across multiple media, to offer their communities of players, readers and spectators a full and immersive narrative experience across all popular platforms. At Ankama, every story is unique, but they are all interconnected. To get an idea of what’s going on at Ankama, take a look at: DOFUS Touch, the tablet and smartphone version of DOFUS, released in late 2016; Krosmaga, the collectible card game combining combat and strategy; Season 3 of the animated series WAKFU, aired on France 4 and Netflix France in 2017 (and worldwide from April 2018); and the movie MUTAFUKAZ with Orelsan, Gringe, and Redouanne Harjane, released in cinemas in France on May 23, 2018.