- Roll7 General Dogsbody Simon Bennett
announced that OlliOlli2 officially arrives on PS4 and PS Vita today, and is free to PS Plus members!
To quote: So, OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood is out today, and it's free on PlayStation Plus!
Everyone at Roll7 is hyped that the game is part of this month's PlayStation Plus lineup. This means that millions of people will be able to get their hands on our little skater.
It also means that leaderboards competition will be crazy, with people racing to become King of the Spot, Daily Grind Winners and smash their way up our new Ultimate Spots Leaderboards.
So, for those that have not heard about OlliOlli (where have you been?!!) the original game came out on PS Vita in January 2014, then on PS4, PS3 and PSTV later that summer.
The concept is relatively simple: it's a side scrolling skater in 2D - think Canabalt meets Tony Hawks Pro Skater. However, we cunningly gave the game a control system based around skating 'movement' (we are skaters ourselves). In OlliOlli you rotate and flick the left stick then press X to land.
We were blown away with the game's reception over the last year and how it managed to claw its way into so many people's lives! It has even been nominated for a BAFTA for best Sports Game - totally...