Monday, 27 February 2017

Brief Battles seeking Steam Greenlight support (wait... isn't your underwear supposed to support YOU?!)

ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA – Feb. 21, 2017 – Juicy Cupcake are planning for a future that allows fighting your friends with super-powered underpants on PC, with their addition of Brief Battles on Steam Greenlight!
The Brief:
May your butt reign supreme in Brief Battles, use your underpants to fight your friends in this fast-paced couch gaming platform fighter!
Conquer your foes with flaming hot pants, buns of steel, toxic tighty whities and more. Brief Battles features over-the-top gameplay, colourful heroes, ridiculous game modes and hilarious combat powers.
Brief Battles is has just been added to Steam Greenlight, along with a new deathmatch gameplay video filled with underpant battling action!
The Features:
  • Equip a variety of super powered underpants during battle to be granted absurd combat powers.
  • Playable heroes are cute, plump, wobbly and agile.
  • Players have a huge amount of control to get around and take down their foes. Using sticky nubs (hands), players can stick to almost any flat surface.
  • Battle in treacherous arenas with vibrant, eye-popping visuals. Arenas feature interactive elements and hazards unique to the region of play.
  • Choose from classic or ridiculous underpant themed game modes. (All modes yet to be announced)
Butt How?
Love of couch games + underpants + sticky cute characters + fully embracing the power of the butt = Brief Battles.
Brief Battles is currently in development around the alpha stage with many unannounced features. We plan on launching Brief Battles as a fully featured game, with continued support and content after launch.
Launch Window:
Brief Battles is coming to PC (Steam?!) in 2018. Additional platforms TBA.
About Juicy Cupcake:
Juicy Cupcake is a two-man indie game dev team based in Adelaide, South Australia. Juicy Cupcake focus on developing games with memorable gameplay, humour and distinctive visuals.

Friday, 24 February 2017

Guard Duty - Point and Click through Time and Space!

"Guard Duty is a point and click adventure game taking place across a rich and diverse fantasy setting. Take control of two protagonists living thousands of years apart, with locations ranging from enchanted forests to dystopian cities of the future. Guard Duty is a game rooted in a Medieval setting, but featuring a unique story where past events drastically influence those of the distant future. The game will be released as a stand-alone title with hundreds of animations, full motion cutscenes and a charming variety of British voice actors." 

Check out this game's Kickstarter and Greenlight campaigns.





Versus Evil and Twitch Prime to Offer Subscribers Banner Saga 1 & 2 for FREE

Independent publisher Versus Evil today announced a promotion with Twitch Prime, which gives Twitch Prime members the chance to download and play both The Banner Saga and Banner Saga 2 for a limited time for FREE.  The Banner Saga will be available to download between 23-28 February, while Banner Saga 2 will be available between 2-6 March.

Twitch Prime will also donate $1 towards the development of Banner Saga 3, developed by Indie developer Stoic games and published by Versus Evil (up to a maximum of $200,000) for every person who downloads and plays either game through the Twitch Launcher between 23rd February and 6th March.

"Working with the Twitch Prime team has been amazing," said Steve Escalante, General Manager of Versus Evil. "They are clearly fans of the Banner Saga, which has helped us craft a great value for fans. Their commitment to the Twitch community and their commitment to support indie development with this offer is extremely generous."

Twitch Prime members who download the games during this promotional window will also get exclusive content for Banner Saga 3, which is currently under development. Stoic launched a Kickstarter for Banner Saga 3, the final chapter in the planned trilogy, on 24th January. Funds raised will be used to help make the conclusion to this epic saga even better. The campaign, which funded in just a few days, will end on 7th March.

The Banner Saga is a critically-acclaimed, award-winning tactical RPG where your strategic choices directly affect your personal story and the world around you. Leave your home and strike out on a desperate journey to save your people. Lead your caravan across stunning environments and into war with enemy clans and vicious Dredge soldiers. Build relationships and make choices that will shape the future of your clan as you scramble to survive in this beautiful, bleak world.

Twitch Prime is a set of Amazon Prime benefits created for gamers. Prime members get exclusive discounts on pre-order and new release games, a rotating selection of free digital games and in-game loot, plus a premium experience on Twitch that includes a free Twitch channel subscription every 30 days, ad-free viewing, and exclusive badges, colors, and emotes. Twitch Prime joins the growing list of all-you-can-eat benefits for Amazon Prime members, including unlimited fast, free shipping options, unlimited access to Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading, Audible Channels for Prime, Prime Photos, early access to select Lightning Deals, and more. Gamers and Twitch fans can get all the benefits of Twitch Prime by starting a 30-day free trial, while Amazon Prime members can unlock their Twitch Prime benefits by linking their Prime accounts to Twitch at www.twitchprime.com.

To learn more about The Banner Saga Trilogy visit its brand new website at: http://bannersaga.com. To find out more about the ongoing Kickstarter campaign for Banner Saga 3 visit: http://bit.ly/bannersaga3