With Party Animals, real multiplayer fun in the style of Gang Beasts was released today for Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and PC, which you can also play with an active Xbox Game Pass subscription upon release.
At the start, however, you may stumble over a few hurdles due to the current high volume of traffic on the servers and we would like to explain to you how to overcome them. Below you will also find some general information about the game.
Problems with servers and rewards: Simple fix helps
Over 100,000 people are currently rushing to the start the Party Animals Steam servers which unfortunately sometimes leads to extremely long queues.
However, developer Recreate Games has via X/Twitter reported and suggested a simple workaround, if you can’t get into the game within a few minutes:
Link to Twitter content
This is what you should do: If the specified waiting time is longer than 10 minutes, it is recommended to restart the game in order to be placed in a shorter queue.
If you do not receive your preorder and deluxe edition rewards as well as your bonuses from the demo, we also recommend restarting the game briefly.
This is what awaits you in Party Animals
You can get an idea of the multiplayer game in the trailer.
- Genre: Multiplayer battle (online/local multiplayer)
- Release: September 20th (also in Game Pass
- Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC
If you want to know exactly what to expect in the game, we can recommend the detailed GameStar test by colleague Dennis Zirkler.
In short, Party Animals is a physics-based multiplayer game with cute animals like rabbits, cats and dogs that is very reminiscent of Gang Beasts. With a large arsenal of weapons and items, you can beat up your opponents in 3D areas.
How are you liking Party Animals so far? Feel free to write us your first impression in the comments.