Crosse Studios is nearing the end of its successful crowdfunding campaign to bring the first ever retail Lacrosse video game, Casey Powell Lacrosse 16
, to consoles next year. To date, Crosse Studios has released a number of Lacrosse video games on iOS and Android as well as numerous indie titles on the Xbox 360, so they are well suited to delivering the highest-quality lacrosse video game ever created.
The campaign for the title started on May 22nd and is due to close later today, July 24th at 11:59pm PT. At time of writing, $149,809 had been raised, which surpasses the original goal of $75,000, as well as the stretch goal of $115,000 needed to bring the title to the Xbox One.
For those that don’t know much about the sport, Lacrosse is a fast-paced, contact game played by teams of ten players with the aim to 'shoot' the ball into the opponent's goal using a long-handled stick called a crosse, or Lacrosse stick. Lacrosse 15
aims to bring all of the adrenaline-fuelled action of the sport to consoles and deliver authentic Lacrosse gameplay with high quality graphics, featuring a multi-year dynasty mode as well as competitive online multiplayer and in-depth character customisation.Lacrosse 15
is due to be released on the Xbox 360 sometime in the spring of 2015, though a launch window for the Xbox One version of the title has not yet been announced.