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Galak-Z will set course for mobile devices in 2016

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 25, 2015 4:00pm PDT

17-Bit's space roguelike will go beyond its original PlayStation 4 horizons, as the developer is now working on a mobile port for next year.


Galak-Z defends the universe with Mech Mode

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 24, 2015 11:05am PDT

Survival can be difficult in the upcoming Galak-Z. Good thing players will be able to turn their ship into a big honkin' mech.


"It's really more Battle Of The Planets. Which reminds me of Space Giants. I have not forgotten ..."

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Galak-Z: The Dimensional preview: the next episode

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 10, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Galak-Z: The Dimensional showed just how brutally unforgiving it could be when Shacknews last went hands-on with it back in November. Last week at the Game Developers Conference, it was time for a rematch.


"I've been pumped for this game since I first saw it at PAX last year... or was that 2 years ago? ..."

- Gwyndion see all 2 comments

Galak-Z: The Dimensional preview: stay tuned

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2014 12:00pm PST

Shacknews had a chance to try out Galak-Z: The Dimensional during this week's GDC Next event. After taking some time out to stop crashing into random objects, here's our preview.


"God I've been waiting for this game forever! They already pushed it back once, I hope it's ..."

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Galak-Z trailer urges pilots to survive

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 16, 2014 3:00pm PDT

17-bit Studios has released a new trailer for Galak-Z: The Dimensional, showing off their incredible survival rate and urging its players not to die.


Galak-Z aiming for early fall release on PS4

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 15, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Developer 17-bit is looking to release Galak-Z: The Dimensional during a late summer/early fall window on PS4, before releasing the game on Vita and PC.


"This game looked great at Pax East. I'll definitely be picking this one up."

- Gwyndion see all 6 comments

Galak-Z blasting onto Vita too

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 07, 2014 1:00pm PST

A roguelike-like top-down space shooter citing the likes of Halo games and Far Cry 3 as inspirations for its combat is a game of interest, so how pleasant that Galak-Z: The Dimensional is coming to another platform. Developer 17-bit today announced that it'll blast onto Vita...


"His confirms it. Cats are posting and they're trying to scam us. "

- pigvomit see all 5 comments

Skulls of the Shogun now available on iOS

By Steve Watts, Nov 27, 2013 9:00am PST

Skulls of the Shogun is now available on the iOS App Store for $4.99, and features cross-platform multiplayer with the Steam version.


Skulls of the Shogun coming to Steam July 29

By Steve Watts, Jul 26, 2013 9:00am PDT

Skulls of the Shogun is releasing on Steam next Monday, July 29, marking the first time it will be available on Windows XP-7.


Skulls of the Shogun dev says Microsoft exclusivity hurt

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2013 7:30am PDT

Borut Pfeifer, one of the developers of the indie collective that developed Skulls of the Shogun, speaks out about how their exclusivity with Microsoft ultimately hurt the game.


"I can't think of any reason why they would make the game exclusive on platforms that very few ..."

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Skulls of the Shogun escaping Windows 8 exclusivity

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 19, 2013 8:30am PDT

We described Skulls of the Shogun as "a deceptively brilliant strategy game" in our review but you probably never found that out for yourself, as the PC edition launched exclusive to Windows 8. Good news! That's apparently over, as developer 17-Bit Studios has announced it's...


Skulls of the Shogun review: no bones to pick

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 30, 2013 10:00am PST

We take a look at indie developer 17-Bit Studio's turn-based strategy title, Skulls of the Shogun, to see if it's strategic, battles of undead samurai are worth a trip to the Realm of the Dead.


"It's a fantastic game, but I don't think any single piece of software alone is a good reason to ..."

- Jeff Mattas see all 4 comments