- MagicalTimeBean Developer Ian Stocker
announced alongside a video trailer that Escape Goat 2 PS4 is officially out today on PlayStation 4.
To quote: #GoatnessAwaits - Hello, PlayStation.Blog readers! This is Ian, main creator of Escape Goat 2, with some important news: the goat has made its way to your PS4!
Escape Goat 2 debuted in March for PC, and has since enjoyed an overwhelmingly positive fan response. My proudest one is reaching the #2 spot on IndieGamerChick's leaderboard of over 500 games reviewed.
(Journey still ranks #1, and... Yeah, I'm okay with that). It's also the very first Double Fine Presents game. Can a dev ask for more than a nod from Tim Schafer? Every bit worth the golf club injury, from which I have fully recovered.
Simply put, the goal of the game is to reach the pinnacle of the Stronghold of Toragos - a structure laden with traps, hidden machinery, lightning machines, and ghostly animals. The theme is transformation: levels change dramatically as you solve them, some of them in a Rube Goldberg type of way.
Along the way, you'll need to rescue some of the sheep who have fallen under the tower's spell. There are over 100 puzzle rooms in all, but in an act of generosity...