We’ve all been there. It’s the tip of a protracted day, you’re seeking to sit back, unwind and watch a film. You begin endlessly scrolling by means of the 1000’s upon 1000’s of accessible titles. Do you dive into “The Godfather,” “Citizen Kane,” or any of the opposite tons of of Hollywood classics? Or possibly you lean in direction of a extra trendy, massive funds superhero flick?
Effectively, when you’re like me you’re not searching for the classics, you’re searching for the very best of the worst. I’m speaking about unhealthy motion pictures. The so-bad-they’re-good motion pictures. The films that seem like they had been directed by an alien who has by no means seen an truly movie. Backside of the barrel schlock. You understand, the good things!
Whereas making our earlier Xbox One title, Freedom Finger, me and my lead developer Mark Zorn found that we share a love of those cinematic outcasts, and through the lengthy tedious hours of QA, it felt like these unhealthy motion pictures had been the one factor protecting us sane.
And the one factor higher than watching a foul film, is making enjoyable of them. Including your individual quips, one-liners, and working commentary. Definitely when you’re a fan of “Thriller Science Theater 3000,” “RiffTrax,” or “Cinematic Titanic” you’re no stranger to the subculture that has been born from this late evening pastime.
When it got here time to consider our subsequent recreation, the concept of making a celebration recreation the place dunking on unhealthy motion pictures is the sport, effectively, that felt like a no brainer. And so, What The Dub?! was born.
What The Dub?! is a multiplayer social gathering recreation the place every participant overdubs lacking dialogue from hilariously terrible B-movies, woefully outdated PSAs, and weird industrial movies, with their very own witty (or simply plain silly) dubs. Their dubs are then pitted towards these of different gamers in a head-to-head conflict of comedy. The gamers – together with as much as 6 viewers members – then vote for his or her favourite dub!
We additionally needed gamers to have the ability to hear their witty quips stay, so all of your substitute dubs are performed again seamlessly throughout the film clips utilizing text-to-speech. You possibly can even insert sound results to essentially promote the brilliance of your dub.
With over 300 film clips to play with, What The Dub?! takes “unhealthy film evening” and expands it into an interactive, fast-paced, multiplayer recreation that family and friends, each native and afar, can take pleasure in collectively.
What The Dub?! helps as much as 12 gamers and whereas native play is at all times splendid, we all know it’s not at all times attainable. Fortunately, streaming out of your Xbox One is extremely straightforward and getting related is just a few clicks away. Talking of straightforward, we needed to make coming into your dubs easy and simple. In recreation, gamers can use any browser enabled system to enter textual content, add sound results, and vote. No controller wanted.
One of the best half? What The Dub?! is offered at this time! We couldn’t be extra excited to share it with you all. So, the following time you’re looking out for a foul film – as an alternative seize a replica of What The Dub?!, invite a couple of pals, and indulge your self in cinema’s most spectacular failures. It’s the very best worst time cash should buy.
What The Dub?!
Gamers watch the dubs and vote on the very best one. The participant with the very best rating on the finish of the sport wins! It's simply that straightforward!
What The Dub takes “unhealthy film evening” and expands it into an interactive, fast-paced, multiplayer recreation that family and friends, each native and afar, can take pleasure in!