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.
Yacht Club Games had an exceedingly successful Kickstarter experience with Shovel Knight. The NES-style platformer that pulls inspiration from Mega Man, Castlevania, and even Dark Souls, managed to raise over $300,000 by the end of its crowd-funding, and now we can take a look at the full boss roster. Check 'em out past the break.
The Kickstarter campaign for Yacht Club Games' NES-style platformer Shovel Knight is officially a success. The crowd-funding effort came to an end well beyond its initial $75,000 goal, raking in a grand total of $311,502. Read on for more!
With Yacht Club Games' 8-bit love letter Shovel Knight hitting its Kickstarter goal about a week ago, the smooth sailing through stretch goals continues. The campaign is in its final week, but the most recently cleared goal ensures the platformer will make its way to Mac and Linux. More after the jump.
NES-style platformer Shovel Knight continues to roll out great news, with 8 days left to go for its successful Kickstarter campaign. It's well past the $75,000 goal now, and the latest announcement sees original Mega Man composer Manami Matsumae composing for the game! Read on for more.
In what's surely thanks in part to a solid showing at PAX East, indie NES-style platformer Shovel Knight has been fully funded over at Kickstarter with 12 days to go. Developed by Yacht Club Games, Shovel Knight is currently in development for PC, Wii U, and 3DS. Read on for more.
The folks at developer Yacht Club Games are cooking up what looks to be one of the most delightful modern NES-style games to date. Shovel Knight is a platformer that mixes the style of Mega Man, Castlevania, Ducktales and more to form its own potent brew, and the Kickstarter created to fund it is getting closer and closer to its donation goal. Video and more past the jump!
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!
Aliens: Infestation is the latest from Contra 4 developer WayForward, and it mixes the sci-fi franchise with exploratory, side-scrolling Metroid-style gameplay. Check out the new trailer after the jump.