Tembo The Badass Elephant Coming Next Week

By Mark Delaney, 2 years ago
What do Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Steven Seagal, and Jean Claude Van-Damme all have in common? They weren't seven ton quadrupedal beasts when they lit up the action scene a few decades ago. Tembo, on the other hand, is an elephant. More specifically, a badass elephant as the name suggests, and still capable of hanging with the best The Expendables series has to offer. Game Freak's 80s inspired platformer was first announced back in March and today we know its release date. It'll arrive on the Xbox One store very soon, the 21st of July. If you aren't yet familiar, check out this stampede of screens.

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Players who pick up the game during its initial launch will also receive a 10% discount on the game's pricetag of £9.99/$14.99/€12.99.
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancée and son. He almost never writes in the third person.