Shantae Series News


Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - hands-on at IndieCade 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 27, 2015 2:00pm PDT

The half-genie Shantae returns to help celebrate WayForward's 25th anniversary and she's come with an upgraded art style. Shacknews recently had a chance to give the game a look during last weekend's IndieCade event.


"Looks awesome I am glad I backed it, one of the nicest looking 2D games coming out soon for sure."

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PAX Prime 2015: The Nindies@Night indie trailer roundup

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 27, 2015 11:20pm PDT

Nintendo took Thursday evening to celebrate the indie gaming scene and Shacknews has rounded up the trailers for each of the games featured at tonight's event.


"I don't know how the WiiU's store is supposed to work with so little storage in the thing. :/"

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Shantae: Risky's Revenge - Director's Cut coming to PC next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 09, 2014 3:00pm PDT

WayForward is re-visiting the second game in the Shantae series with Shantae: Risky's Revenge - Director's Cut, revealing a PC version that will hit Steam next week.


Shantae: Half-Genie Hero seeks crowdfunding

By Steve Watts, Sep 05, 2013 1:15pm PDT

WayForward has started a Kickstarter campaign for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, the first console game in the series.


"If I had to stab in the dark for a reason, I would possibly wager that it changed because this ..."

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Shantae and the Pirate's Curse coming to 3DS eShop

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2012 4:00pm PST

WayForward has another Shantae game on the way, this time centering on a team-up with villain Risky Boots to gain back her genie powers.