The idea of Shovel Knight and Shantae mixing it up in the world of Blaster Master seems strange… until you see it in action. Thanks to clever execution the implementation looks as natural as ever in Blaster Master Zero, which will be adding the pair of indie stars over the course of the next month.
Leading into E3, publisher XSEED Games had some new titles to announce this week, including another action-RPG by developer Nihon Falcom. Originally released in Japan as Zwei II Plus, Zwei: The Ilvard Insurrection is coming to PC this summer, and will be playable for the first time in English at E3. More on that and related plans after the jump.
Developer WayForward is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and what better way to roll into E3 than with a new trailer for the fourth game in the Shantae series. Shantae: Half-Genie Hero was a success on Kickstarter, raking in $776,084 of a $400,000 goal, and you can see footage from the E3 2015 Backer Build after the jump.
U.S. Fans of developer WayForward's platformer series Shantae can look forward to digging into the next entry, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse, in October. A specific date wasn't given, but WayForward hopped on Twitter to announce a mid-October launch. Read on for more.
Fans of WayForward's Shantae series of platformers can look forward to another way to play one of them soon, with the announcement that Shantae: Risky's Revenge is coming to PC. Originally released on DSiWare before being ported to iOS, this version is the Director's Cut, and it's set for a July 15 release on Steam. More after the jump.
Developer WayForward's Kickstarter for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero secured funding over a week ago, but there's still a little under a day left to knock out stretch goals. The latest to be funded adds a bonus chapter, complete with a new plotline, boss battle, and transformation. Read on for more.
The good news keeps rolling in for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero's Kickstarter, because it recently hit the stretch goal that adds a playable campaign featuring Shantae's nemesis, Risky Boots. Read on for more.
WayForward's Shantae series recently got some good Kickstarter news, with the HD adventure Shantae: Half-Genie Hero officially clearing its funding goal. Read on for more.
WayForward's Shantae series is really something special, and the next entry, Shantae and the Pirate's Curse, looks primed to continue that tradition. It's heading to the 3DS eShop this winter, so see some of the platforming adventure to come in the trailer after the jump.
If you never got a chance to play the original Shantae platformer from developer WayForward (Contra 4, Mighty Switch Force, Double Dragon Neon), you'll be getting another opportunity next week when it hits the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console. Read on for more.
Not many people know about the Shantae games, which is a crying shame--the GBA and DSi platformers are like bright, beautifully-animated Metroid titles set in a fantasy world. Hair-whip the jump to get a first look at WayForward's next entry in the series: Shantae and the Pirate's Curse, headed to the 3DS eShop!