After spending the past few years in Early Access, developer Running With Scissors has announced that their return to the classic Postal franchise in Postal 4: No Regerts will be leaving Early Access on Steam on April 20. And yes, in keeping with the series’ brand of humour, that is indeed 4/20.
With the impending exit from Early Access for Postal 4, the full release brings a ridiculous amount of new content, including the including the Pick-Yer-Dude voice option ability, which allows players to change The Postal Dude’s voice from Jon St. John (of Duke Nukem fame) to iconic series favorites Rick Hunter or Corey Cruise. All five in-game days implemented throughout Early Access will include random encounters, a litany of side errands, improved graphics, revised mapping systems, new radio stations, and much more.
That’s not all, as Running With Scissors plans to include plenty of post launch content for Postal 4, with the first free new content arriving weeks following launch, with new weapons, side errands, performance improvements, graphical updates, and Co-Op multiplayer. There will also be “huge premium additions” like world expansions in the future.
In Postal 4, several years have passed since the events that devastated the once proud town remembered as Paradise. The only known survivors were the everyman known as The Postal Dude and his loyal companion, Champ. The duo now drive aimlessly through Arizona looking for a new place to call home. After a gas station rest stop ends with their car, trailer home, and the rest of their worldly possessions stolen, all the Dude’s seemingly got left to his name is his canine cohort and his bathrobe. As luck would have it, on the horizon, the Dude sees an unfamiliar and dazzling town known as Edensin…