Hardcore Gamer Previews 30XX, Sees Bright Future

Hardcore Gamer previewed 30XX, the sequel to developer Batterystaple Games’ 20XX, the co-op roguelike platformer enjoyed by more than 200,000 players, and says it “shows great promise.” Author Jeremy Peeples talks about how the sequel sets itself apart from its predecessor in more than just its new hi-bit art style: Enemy variety has been improved as well, with fewer […]

GameXplain Features Direct Feed Footage of 30XX from PAX East

GameXplain went hands-on with 30XX, the follow-up to Batterystaple Games‘ Megaroguelike 20XX which was purchased by more than 200,000 fans of co-op roguelike platformer action. Their nine-minute video showcases the cooperative play with returning heroes Nina and Ace. See Nina’s Power Fusion system, which melds together abilities earned from vanquishing bosses, along with Ace’s distinct set of Techniques, which can be […]

GameSpot shares 30XX hands-on footage from PAX East 2020

GameSpot went hands-on with 30XX, Batterystaple Games’ follow-up to the acclaimed co-op roguelike platformer 20XX and shared eight minutes of direct-feed footage from PAX East. The video shows off 30XX‘s new hi-bit art style, along with Nina’s new Power Fusion system and Ace’s distinct move set of comboable Techniques. GameSpot’s Jean-Luc Bernard says of the game: Sporting a new pixel-art visual […]

Polygon Shares News of Killer Queen Black’s October 11 Launch Date on Nintendo Switch and PC

Polygon’s Owen Good shared the buzz that the indie arcade hit, Killer Queen Black by Liquid Bit and BumbleBear Games, will be flying into homes on October 11 via Nintendo Switch, Discord Nitro, and Steam. Good provided some history into the original arcade version of Killer Queen: The original Killer Queen was developed by Bugbear Games for New York […]

Screen Rant Pats the Posterior of Brief Battles in Highly Rated Review

Writing for Screen Rant, Scott Baird awarded Brief Battles, a fast-paced, underwear-fueled platform fighter from Juicy Cupcake that’s easy to approach and rewarding to master, four stars out of five. With a focus on local multiplayer and empowering underwearriors with magical underpants, showdowns in Brief Battles are challenging and rewarding: Brief Battles is focused on offering couch […]

Brief Battles Developer Juicy Cupcake Explains What Makes a Great Fighting Game in The Washington Post

Andrew Freeth, co-founder of Juicy Cupcake, spoke to Harold Goldberg of The Washington Post about what makes a great fighting game. This comes ahead of the May 7th release of Brief Battles, a fast-paced, underwear-fueled platform fighter. Adding his feedback alongside a selection of other fighting game creators and competitors, Freeth talks about the balance between […]

Xbox Achievements Prepares for a Clash of Cabooses in Brief Battles

Dean Abdou of Xbox Achievements recently reported that Brief Battles, a fast-paced, underwear-fueled platform fighter from Juicy Cupcake that’s easy to approach and rewarding to master, will wage underwearfare on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on May 7, 2019. Brief Battles challenges friends and foes alike to see whose britches are biggest in four-player butt-em-ups with […]

VG247 Bursts Forth with the Release Date for BATTLOON from UNTIES Games

VG247 filled up its balloon and let out the news that BATTLLOON, the balloon-battling party game from Sony publishing label UNTIES and noname studio, pops onto Nintendo Switch and Steam on Feb. 28. Author Shabana Arif describes what BATTLLOON is all about: The aim of the game is to pop your opponents and remain intact for as long as possible. Players can choose from […]