Them’s Fightin’ Herds (extra lovingly known as “TFH”) is a 2D combating recreation developed by Mane6, a small staff working exhausting to create an expertise each newcomers and veterans of the style will take pleasure in collectively. On October 18, gamers from world wide can lastly be a part of the stampede and play the sport on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 for the primary time.
Welcome to the World of Foenum
Within the mysterious and magical world of Fœnum, all method of four-legged hooved creatures kind societies, develop tradition, and practice for battle. Totally different areas and species in Foenum have elected champions to quest for a magical key with the ability to lock the Predators away, all whereas incomes glory and status for themselves and their very own type. Just one can be discovered worthy sufficient to wield this key, and the competitors is fierce!
Them’s Fightin’ Herds is a four-button fighter with Gentle, Medium, and Heavy assault buttons plus a Magic button to entry a personality’s distinctive talents. A number of assaults in sequence kind combos, that are sometimes completed by going from Gentle to Heavy then from Floor to Air.
Particular Strikes are executed by performing an assault after a fancy directional movement, like in conventional combating video games. Equally, Tremendous Meter builds throughout a battle, which might be spent to carry out highly effective Tremendous Assaults.
Chain collectively regular assaults, prolong your combos with particular strikes, and end off your opponent with extremely damaging Tremendous Assaults to win the spherical!
Meet the Characters
Each character approaches fight in their very own approach, representing a mix of archetypes acquainted to followers of combating video games.
Playstyle: Rushdown // Grounded
Arizona is the youngest daughter of Texas and Minnesota, Head Bull and Cow of her cattlekind clan, nomads who roam The Prairie looking for greener pastures and open sky.
Regardless of her measurement she possesses immense power for kickin’, stompin’, and headbuckin’ opponents into submission. Her trusty lasso helps her proceed combos and catch them unaware!
Velvet hails from Reine Metropolis, the luxury heart for Fœnum’s elite. She won’t have a lot expertise exterior town partitions, however her expertise and smarts preserve her in excellent kind regardless.
No deer can maintain a candle to Velvet within the follow of Winter Magic. She instructions sharp icicles, frozen wind, and fancy dance strikes to forestall opponents from getting shut and spoiling ze floof!
Oleander was born deep within the secluded groves of The Woodlands amongst practitioners of Gentle Magic, however her frustration over the opposite unicorns’ indifference to the upcoming Predator invasion drove her in direction of a darker path.
Oleander has shaped a pact with a demon generally known as FHTNG TH§ ¿NSP§KBL? (Fred for brief) and now practices Darkish Magic. Her various Particular Strikes enable her nice flexibility, however she should acquire energy by way of her Magic skill earlier than she will use most of them.
Playstyle: All-Rounder // Difficult
Alpacas dwell excessive up within the mountains among the many ruins of a previous civilization. The cruel surroundings turns most of them into grim stoics, however Paprika is a uncommon exception. She has a whole lot of love to present. Possibly an excessive amount of. If solely she might discover someone to present it to. Anyone. She’s not choosy.
Paprika thrives on chaos: zipping throughout the stage within the blink of an eye fixed, tossing items from her picnic basket to distract opponents, all whereas establishing her highly effective strikes and grabs.
Playstyle: Puppet // Summoning
Pom by no means wished to be a champion, however the pack of sheep canine who’ve taken a liking to her appear to sense some hidden potential and urge her alongside regardless of her sheepish angle in direction of hazard.
Pom calls upon and instructions varied varieties of these sheep canine for her assaults. With follow, gamers can use her talents to strike from surprising angles and apply heavy stress to their opponents.
Playstyle: Rushdown // Aerial
Tianhuo is a Longma (half-dragon half-horse) and the captain of the royal guard in a proud nation of elite warriors sworn to guard the individuals of Fœnum.
With finely-honed martial arts and lethal flame, Tianhuo dominates the skies. Fast assaults and excessive mobility assist gamers get in, keep in, and preserve them guessing.
Playstyle: Rushdown // Runstop
Shanty is a younger orphan from the Goatani Islands on a journey to show herself worthy of becoming a member of a legendary pirate crew. She’s aiming huge – her coronary heart’s set on stealing probably the most helpful treasure on the planet: that magic key everybody’s speaking about!
Utilizing her Magic skill, Shanty can run at excessive speeds throughout the stage and even up partitions to hurry down and actually stroll everywhere in the competitors!
And extra characters on the way in which!
These seven characters make up the bottom roster for TFH, however extra challengers are on their approach. Gallop by way of an episodic story mode or soar into the motion on-line and discover your favourite when it launches this October 18.