As promised, Mediatonic earlier announced that “Jelly Bean: Ultimate Knockout” will officially land on the Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One platforms from June 21st. At the same time, the official will also bring an exclusive version for PlayStation 5 players. The “Jelly Bean” on Steam will be removed from the shelves, and new players of the PC version can only play the game through the Epic Games Store in the future (players who have purchased the Steam version of the original version will still be able to play the game in the future). Playable on Steam). Of course, game progress supports sharing across all platforms, and cross-platform play functions are also available.
Taking advantage of this wave of changes, Epic, which has acquired Mediatonic’s parent company last year, also decided to officially turn “Jelly Bean” into a free download game (same as “Rocket League”). Existing veterans on PlayStation and Steam will be able to get a “legacy pack” that includes three costumes and some other content. Players who sign up for the free edition early will also get some bonuses, with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members receiving a free outfit every month for the first three months after the free edition goes live.
In addition, on June 21st, Mediatonic will also open a new season called “Season 1: Free Fun”, which contains new levels and sets. And this time the official also introduced the season pass for the first time. After purchasing, players will have the opportunity to win new suits and unlock items, and unlock up to 100 levels. It is worth mentioning that the “Legacy Pack” for old players will also include the Season 1 Season Pass. In addition, the development team also confirmed that it is preparing a map editor, and confirmed that the game will add “Assassin’s Creed” Ezio, mechanical Godzilla and other linked clothing.