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New Super Lucky's Tale announced for Xbox One, gets proper 3D camera

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Super Lucky (Image credit: Microsoft)

What you need to know

  • Super Lucky's Tale is a platformer that launched alongside the Xbox One X.
  • It's getting an upgraded version called New Super Lucky's Tale.
  • The main advancement appears to be the full 3D camera.
  • The original, Super Lucky's Tale, is part of Xbox Game Pass (opens in new tab)

Super Lucky's Tale is a playground platformer for all ages. Similarly to other games in the genre, you need to run, jump, spin, and burrow your way across a wide variety of environments including deserts, castles, and forests. By collecting coins and four-leaf clovers, you unlock new doors which lead to new worlds.

Recently, an upgraded version of Super Lucky's Tale, called New Super Lucky's Tale, launched on Nintendo Switch. Today, the team announced that it was bringing the game to Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Experience an incredible variety of gameplay, ranging from expansive 3D hubs to story-based adventure levels to 2D side-scrolling challenges, rewarding mini-games, mind-bending puzzles, thrilling boss battles, and a memorable cast of characters. A true love letter to classic 3D platformers, with hundreds of collectibles to gather, tons of rewarding secrets to unlock, and an entire wardrobe of costumes for the stylish adventurer. Features all new levels, story, cinematics and character dialogue, tighter movement and player controls, a fully rotatable 3D camera, and sweet upgrades to nearly every other aspect of the game, including art and lighting, UI, sound, music, and more.

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No concrete release date was provided, but more details will be provided soon. Let us know if you're interested in the game.

Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.

7 Comments
  • This version create for Nintendo Switch have particularity of difficulty zero.
    Something new ?
    I hope Super Lucky Tales of Game Pass comes with the 2 Dlc to 1$ for finish game.
    One Day Redmond, Xbox Social (new interface for Xbox Series X, nothing), build game with add-ons and free-to-play with microtransactions, are more friendly for all gamers.
    Thanks for giving plays and game for us.
  • What are you talking about?
  • That made me lol 😂
  • I guess now that they're getting a new '3d' camera, that they'll be dropping VR support?
  • Hope not? IIRC, Luckys Tale is the only 2D/VR game in the Store and the only WMR VR game in Game Pass PC. Which proves thst they can put VR games there. We'll see what they do with Flight Simulator
  • What on earth is the first comment blathering on about? Despite its like warm reception, I actually enjoyed it and it was surprisingly tricky in parts. Looking forward to the New version.
  • I loved MechWarrior 2 and Mercenaries.