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Desert Child hoverbike racing debuts December

desert child hoverbike racing adventure debuts december on linux mac windows

Desert Child hoverbike racing debuts on Linux, Mac and Windows, December 11th. Since Akupara Games and Oscar Brittain announce the launch date of their highly anticipated adventure on Steam. We also have the latest trailer too.

In Desert Child you are broke, but talented, hoverbike racer. But one who also needs to find a way off Earth to get to Mars. Since you are to compete in the Grand Prix, the greatest race in the universe.

So player will get to explore a vibrant pixel-art solar system. Taking places in this stylized racing adventure flavored with colorful sidequests. As well as fierce hoverbike competitions, and a chill, lo-fi hip-hop soundtrack. All developed by solo developer, Oscar Brittain. Check out the latest trailer below.

Desert Child hoverbike adventure Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows)


  • Hunt bounties, deliver pizzas, throw races – do anything you can to earn cash.
  • Playable in singleplayer, multiplayer, local multiplayer, co-op, local co-op and shared split screen
  • Explore a pixel-art solar system inspired by Cowboy Bebop, Akira and Redline.
  • Customize your vintage bike with various modifications.
  • Dine on a range of interplanetary cuisine with sweet buffs to help you win.
  • Master deep combat and racing mechanics and define your own style.
  • Race, shoot, and get better! Designed for replayability, with secrets that will keep you coming back.
  • Chill to an original lo-fi/hip-hop soundtrack.

Desert Child will also be a part of the Kinda Funny Games Showcase. This is taking place on December 8, 2018 at 10 AM PT on Twitch, where a special trailer will debut. For more information, visit

The Desert Child gameplay looks like a classic side-scrolling adventure. Presenting players with a heap of challenges to earn cash. And as much as I get tired for pixel art, the hoverbike gameplay does look solid. Bringing back the days of retro gaming, oh baby.

Since Desert Child is coming to Steam, Humble Store, GameJolt and of course Green Man Gaming as a digital download. The release debuts on December 11, 2018, priced at $11.99 USD.

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