TowerFall Ascension & Dark World Expansion On Vita Out Now!
The myth is now a reality. As our latest indie port, we’re pleased to announce that Matt Thorson’s excellent multiplayer arena combat game TowerFall Ascension (Matt Makes Games) is now out on PS Vita! Local multiplayer through ad-hoc wifi and PlayStation TV. Cross-buy that includes Vita and PS4 versions. This was quite a challenging technical achievement, and we’re very proud of the results. Get TowerFall on a handheld today.
Skulls of the Shogun on PS4™!
The latest indie title we’ve moved to the Playstation™ 4 is out now! Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-A-Fide Edition, by 17-BIT, is a fast-paced turn-based strategy game that takes place in the Samurai Afterlife, and is now available on the Sony console… free to PlaystationPlus subscribers for the month of June. Check it out now!
Octodad: Dadliest Catch out on Vita!
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, the wacky octopus simulator by Young Horses is out on Playstation™ Vita! This is the first game we’ve helped move over to Sony’s handheld device. A new set of challenges for sure, but it was great to work on such an amazing game and with such an amazing team. Check it out!
Apotheon Released As Free PlayStation™ Plus Title
Apotheon (Alientrap Games) is heroic action game set within the vibrant world of Ancient Greek Mythology, and is our newest indie game to move to the PlayStation™ 4. PS Plus members get it for free during the month of February. It debuted with an 89 on Metacritic and 9.5/10 on Destructoid. Well done, Alientrap! Check it out on the PlayStation™ Store.
Ironclad Tactics Out Now on PS4™
Civil War-themed, tactical, card-based video game (!) Ironclad Tactics (Zachtronics) has launched for the PlayStation 4™, the latest in our efforts to port every great indie game to the PS4™. Check it out!
New PS Vita Titles Announced at PlayStation™ Experience
We were excited to hear Sickhead Games mentioned at the PlayStation™ Experience keynote in December! As Gio noted, we are currently helping to bring TowerFall Ascension, TowerFall Darkworld (Matt Makes Games) and Octodad: Dad-liest Catch (Young Horses, Inc) to PlayStation Vita. We’ve had our hands on the Vita dev kits for a while now but have not been able to talk about it. These games will be perfect additions to the PS Vita lineup and we’re excited to help put them there.
Escape Goat 2 Out Now!
Our latest indie title to bring to the PlayStation 4™… Escape Goat 2! The fantastical, hand-drawn puzzle platformer created by Ian Stocker (Magical Time Bean) can now be found on the PlayStation Store. Goatness awaits!
Dust: An Elysian Tail Released on the PlayStation™ Store
We recently completed work on the PS4™ port for Dust: and Elysian Tail (Humble Hearts), and it debuted in the PlayStation™ Store as a part of the Instant Game Collection, free for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Dean Dodrill created a rich, charming world in this critically acclaimed indie rpg, and it was a blast to help it get to current consoles in full HD. Check it out now.
Sickhead Helps Bring TowerFall Ascension to the PS4™
We were honored to help bring Matt Thorson’s excellent TowerFall Ascension (Matt Makes Games) to the PlayStation 4™. We’ve been using MonoGame extensively over the last few years, so working with Matt and Sony to port the game to PS4™ was a good fit. This one will go down in video game history as one of the best local multiplayers of all time. Pick it up on Playstation™ Network or Steam now!