XB360, PS3, PC / Fighting / Release: Dec 31, 2011 / ESRB: T

PSA: Skullgirls Encore fights for free on PlayStation Plus this week

By Robert Workman, May 12, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Skullgirls Encore is free of charge to PlayStation Plus subscribers starting this week.


Skullgirls & Limbo join PlayStation Plus in May

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 24, 2014 11:00am PDT

The May line-up for PlayStation Plus has been detailed, and it includes (as usual) one new PS4 game, and a variety of awesome PS3 & Vita games. Noteworthy additions include Skullgirls Encore and Limbo.


Skullgirls Encore on Xbox 360 awaiting compatibility pack for bug fixes

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 21, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Skullgirls on Xbox 360 is in the middle of making the transition to Skullgirls Encore, but a new title update's arrival has left the game in a nearly-unplayable state, since the accompanying compatibility pack is currently running through Microsoft.


Big Band marches onto Skullgirls Encore on Tuesday

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 18, 2014 1:15pm PDT

The humongous hulk of harmony, Big Band, will bring a male presence to Skullgirls Encore for the first time this Tuesday when arrives in a free update on PS3 and PC.


Skullgirls Encore debuts palette-swap Fukua

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Lab Zero Games are some merry pranksters, debuting a new Skullgirls Encore character named Fukua, a clear palette-swap of Filia, in what's pretty clearly an April Fools joke. Isn't it?


Skullgirls Encore re-enters PS3 arena on February 11

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 08, 2014 2:00pm PST

With its publisher woes behind them, Skullgirls is ready to return to the console arena. Skullgirls Encore will hit PlayStation 3 on Tuesday, February 11, with the Xbox Live Arcade version to release shortly after.


Skullgirls teaches typing with 'Typing of the Skullgirls' mode

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2013 6:00am PST

Whether on a physical keyboard or a pocket phone screen, it seems typing is one of 2013's biggest crazes. Why, I'm typing these words right now! Video games are catching onto this retro trend too, as Sega dropped The Typing of the Dead Overkill, and now Skullgirls is joining...


Skullgirls publisher switch brings console hiccups

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 18, 2013 6:15am PST

Skullgirls is in for a bumpy spell at the end of the year as it switches publishers, being temporarily delisted from the Xbox Live Marketplace and PlayStation Store before returning as Skullgirls Encore. What exactly this means for its players, and any DLC they own, depends ...


Get your free Skullgirls PC beta code here

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2013 10:00am PDT

We're giving away beta keys for the PC version of Skullgirls. The first one hundred people to request a code via Chatty will get full access to the game's multiplayer mode. First-come, first-serve folks.


Skullgirls for PC coming in August

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 15, 2013 6:00am PDT

Skullgirls, the cult 2D fighter, is finally coming to PC next month.


Skullgirls crowd-funding hits snag with PayPal

By Steve Watts, Apr 23, 2013 9:30am PDT

Skullgirls studio Lab Zero hit a snag with cashing in its crowd-funds, as PayPal was reluctant to release the money for fear that dissatisfied customers would ask for a chargeback.


Skullgirls crowd-funding ends at $830K, multiple new characters coming

By Steve Watts, Mar 28, 2013 11:00am PDT

Skullgirls' crowd-funding effort ended at nearly $830,000, reaching the stretch goals for several new characters, voice packs, and new stages.


Skullgirls crowdfunding new characters

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 27, 2013 6:00am PST

Shutting down the team behind a game usually spells more than a mite of trouble for a game, but Skullgirls is recovering nicely after Reverge Labs laid off its makers last June. The team reformed as Lab Zero Games, is working on a PC version, and is now receiving huge sums o...


Skullgirls finds PC publisher, coming in four months

By Steve Watts, Feb 01, 2013 9:45am PST

Autumn Games has signed a deal with Marvelous AQL to publish Skullgirls on PC. The developer plans to start work on it in the next few weeks, and estimates it will take four months to complete.


Skullgirls getting large patch on PS3 tomorrow

By Steve Watts, Nov 19, 2012 11:25am PST

Skullgirls is getting a large patch on PlayStation 3 tomorrow, and sometime in the future on 360, which includes a host of new features, modes, balance adjustments, and bug fixes.