Flying Wild Hog News


JuJu creative director discusses the turn from FPS to kid-friendly

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 19, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Flying Wild Hog's creative director talks about getting whimsical with JuJu.


"High Five if you played NERF ARENA WARS, totally not a UT'99 reskin! "

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Shadow Warrior slices onto Xbox One and PS4 in late September

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 09, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are getting some Wang when Shadow Warrior hits the next-gen consoles in late September.


"Woah! I just noticed that this was actually a PC exclusive all along! How did that happen? ..."

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Juju is a new platformer from Shadow Warrior developer

By Ozzie Mejia, May 20, 2014 1:15pm PDT

Flying Wild Hog has recently become known for its memorable FPS efforts, including the successful Shadow Warrior revival and the futuristic Hard Reset. For its third project, the studio has opted to move away from the FPS genre and move into classic platforming with Juju, wh...


"Loving Flying Wild Hog, Hard Reset was great and Shadow Warrior was just fantastic. Not a fan ..."

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Viscera Cleanup Detail tackles Shadow Warrior bloodbath

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 14, 2013 9:30am PDT

What happens after the Shadow Warrior Lo Wang sweeps through a building, lopping off limbs and showering everything with blood? Why, someone calls the Viscera Cleanup Detail, of course. Devolver Digital has released a special version of RuneStorm's mop 'em up for owners of t...


"Agreed. That was one of the best parts of both games, but executed incredibly well in the ..."

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Shadow Warrior gets Saints Row's signature weapon

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 24, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Who wants some Wang? How about a purple one, thanks to some cross-promotion between Deep Silver and Devolver Digital? Saints Row 4 owners can unlock the series' Penetrator for the upcoming Shadow Warrior.


"I've held the real thing. It's huge and heavy, you could definitely kill someone with it."

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Shadow Warrior gets Wang out on September 26

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 20, 2013 6:00pm PDT

If you were concerned about the Shadow Warrior reboot toning down the racism, hey, chin up you silly sausage: it still cracks jokes about how the hero's surname is Wang. 2 (two) such jokes feature in a new trailer fresh out of Gamescom, which also reveals the FPS will arrive...


"I recently finished the original on Steam, and I'm ready for some more Wang."

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Shadow Warrior preview: fresh cut

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2013 12:00pm PDT

An E3 closed-door demo of Shadow Warrior shows off how Flying Wild Hog stays true to the spirit of the original title, while simultaneously updating it for a modern audience.


"Looks like there'll still be cringes when playing this. I like Hard Reset, can only hope for ..."

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How an 'immature smartass' helps Shadow Warrior reboot

By Ozzie Mejia, May 24, 2013 10:00am PDT

Devolver Digital's Nigel Lowrie and Flying Wild Hog's Jan Bartkowicz talk about their plans to update Shadow Warrior and frontman Lo Wang for a 2013 audience.


"also add Rise of the Triads and Marathon (even though Destiny might be Marathons spiritual ..."

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Shadow Warrior trailer reveals 'reimagining'

By Alice O'Connor, May 20, 2013 7:10am PDT

The announcement of Shadow Warrior was a pretty low-key affair, really just a teaser site and a short blurb. Today's the big day Hard Reset developer Flying Wild Hog and publisher Devolver Digital finally lifted the wraps off their "total reimagining" of 3D Realms' classic F...


"Yeah, forcing you to kill the two girls in order to progress was a bit too far. At least Duke3D ..."

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Reimagined Shadow Warrior coming from Hard Reset dev

By Steve Watts, May 10, 2013 8:15am PDT

Hard Reset developer Flying Wild Hog is making a new Shadow Warrior, the company has announced.


"Well, from the screenshots (I could be wrong...) but this looks like Hard Reset with a fresh ..."

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Hard Reset: Extended Edition announced for UK

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 13, 2011 7:30pm PST

Hard Reset: Extended Edition has been announced for a March 2012 PC retail release in the UK, published by Kalypso Media.


"Hopefully the engine update will enable the game to not run like crap on my Sandy SLI 460 rig."

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Hard Reset boots up survival mode

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 03, 2011 9:00am PDT

Shiny sci-fi shooter Hard Reset was criticized by some for its short length, and developer Flying Wild Hog's has now added a new mode built for replayability: wave survival. Support for Nvidia 3D Vision and multiple monitors has also arrived.


"This game really is lots of fun, even if it's nothing new or special. Their engine looks and ..."

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Hard Reset review

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 14, 2011 3:00pm PDT

Hard Reset fully embraces old-school shooting mechanics from the 90’s and eschews many of the modern tropes found in today’s games. There’s no cover system, no melee combat, and no regenerating health.


"I'm, I think, over four hours into it and really only had one major boss fight so far. Maybe ..."

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Hard Reset demo available now

By Garnett Lee, Sep 07, 2011 2:00pm PDT

Developer Flying Wild Hog released a demo for Hard Reset, its cyberpunk shooter due out next week. We've got the standalone file for download or it can be had on Steam.


"I found the gameplay itself a bit boring, but I am impressed with the performance and smoothness ..."

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Hard Reset coming Sept. 13; specs revealed

By Xav de Matos, Aug 29, 2011 6:45pm PDT

New developer Flying Wild Hog, which is comprised of folks that worked on titles like Bulletstorm and The Witcher 2, has revealed its first game Hard Reset is coming to Steam on September 13.


"i hope so too will be checking this out if there aren't any huge issues"

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