Cartoon Network had a huge surprise for Steven Universe fans at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) with a pop up experience featuring singer, Estelle, and the reveal of a new trailer for the Steven Universe game, Steven Universe: Save The Light; that also reveals new characters.
Over the past weekend nerd news has been pouring out from SDCC and Cartoon Network got their franchise, Steven Universe, in on all the action. During the shows panel on Friday they released the first official trailer for the console game inspired by the popular cartoon. The trailer shows off the turn base fighting and visuals heavily inspired by the show. Fans also learn about two new characters that were also announced to be joining the Crystal Gems on their adventure, Squaridot and Peridot. Squaridot guards the Great North as an ally of the game’s yet-to-be-revealed main villain. Peridot is one of the playable characters and showcases some of the fusion characters players can unleash in turn-based battles, such as Stevonnie (Steven and his friend Connie), Opal (Amethyst and Pearl) and Sardonyx (Garnet and Pearl).
Steven Universe: Save The Light is an original adventure developed by Cartoon Network and Grumpyface Studios in partnership with the series creator Rebecca Sugar, Save the Light is a sequel to the 2015 hit mobile game Attack the Light. Assemble a party from eight unique heroes – including newly playable characters like Peridot, Greg Universe and more – and explore colorful 3D environments in search of new challenges and powers for the team. Save the Light is expected to launch this fall on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One