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Cosmic Star Heroine announced by Penny Arcade dev Zeboyd

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 26, 2013 10:00am PDT

After two years on the Penny Arcade series, Zeboyd Games is back to doing its own thing. The retro RPG enthusiast yesterday announced its next game, Cosmic Star Heroine, a sci-fi RPG starring a space-spy catapulted to fame and perilous danger after her cover is blown.


"Here's hoping this will be the Chrono Trigger of Zeboyd RPGs."

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Penny Arcade's Rain Slick 4 slides out June 7

By Alice O'Connor, May 21, 2013 9:00am PDT

Retro RPG wonder Zeboyd Games, of Cthulhu Saves the World and Breath of Death VII fame, has pinned down a release date for its next game. Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 will launch on June 7, the developer announced yesterday, on PC and Xbox Live In...


"I managed to snag one of the free steam keys for part 3 that Penny Arcade was hosting on the ..."

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Penny Arcade Rain-Slick 4 debut trailer slips out

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 21, 2013 7:30am PDT

With PAX East kicking off tomorrow, half of this week's news has revolved around the expo organised by Penny Arcade, the games you can see there and the games you can play. Most fitting of all is the debut trailer, however, is the release of the debut trailer for Penny Arcad...


Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 25, 2013 2:00pm PST

Retro RPG specialist Zeboyd Games has revealed the final chapter of its webcomic spin-off, Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4. The fourth in the series, which the indie team took over from Hothead, will boast treats including a more open world and more ...


"PAOTRSPOD4 is now my new favorite word. My very deepest thanks!"

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Penny Arcade 3 mobile editions and free DLC hit this week

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 23, 2012 7:30am PDT

Thursday's a big day Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3. As well as launching Mac, Android and iOS editions of its retro webcomic RPG, developer Zeboyd Games is belatedly releasing the second free DLC pack on PC and Xbox 360, Lair of the Seamstress.


Penny Arcade: Episode 3 free DLC now available

By Steve Watts, Jul 27, 2012 12:45pm PDT

Penny Arcade Adventures Episode 3 has gotten a free patch on Steam, and it will hit XBLIG sometime soon. It adds new costume features, bug fixes, and balance adjustments.


Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode 3 getting two free DLC packs

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 23, 2012 1:30pm PDT

While it may look like an 8-bit game, the third episode of Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick Precipice series is getting quite a modern feature: DLC. But don't worry, it'll be free.


"I don't like how they went too retro, the crono trigger era is way better IMO"

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Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3 review

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 23, 2012 9:00am PDT

We take a look at the third installment of Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness RPG, which takes a decidedly old-school approach to the classic RPG formula, with some interesting twists.


Penny Arcade Ep3 delayed on XBLIG, PC still on-track

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode 3 has been delayed on Xbox Live's Indie Games Channel due to a peer review problem, but the PC version is still due June 25 as planned.


"How is the MU handled differently than the hard drive or a usb memory stick? I'm curious."

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Penny Arcade's Rain-Slick Precipice 3 coming June 25

By John Keefer, Jun 14, 2012 7:30am PDT

It's not too often a game's release date gets moved up, but Penny Arcade has never been conventional. So it is no surprise that Penny Arcade's on the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3 is coming out on June 25, a few weeks before it's planned release.


Penny Arcade episode 3 skids out in July

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2012 7:30am PDT

Breath of Death VII and Cthulhu Saves the World's latest throwback RPG, the webcomic-inspired Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3, has been confirmed for a July 10 release on XBLIG, and PC and Mac via Steam, priced at $5.


"Consider that the first two did poorly enough to initially cancel the third one. I'm ..."

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Penny Arcade Adventures, Episode 3 preview

By Steve Watts, Apr 12, 2012 1:00pm PDT

A hands-on look at Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode 3. (Phew.)


Cthulhu Saves the World coming to iOS, Android, Mac

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 05, 2012 6:45am PST

For the Great Old One on the go, Cthulhu Saves the World is coming to pocket telephones and gadgets of the Apple and Android varieties in "early 2012." Zeboyd has also dropped the price of the original Xbox Live Indie Games edition down from $3 to $1.


"Just play it.. It's pretty short, and there are some parts that are downright hilarious. ..."

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Penny Arcade Adventures: Episode 3 developed by Zeboyd Games

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 26, 2011 4:45pm PDT

The Penny Arcade Adventures have been resurrected again, new developer in tow.


"I absolutely fell in love with the first two games. Sad to see the graphical style change, but I ..."

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Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 23, 2011 9:00am PDT

Welcome to the first installment of Indie Jeff's Weekly Picks, which highlights some of the more interesting independent gaming news and media from the past week.


"I really like this feature, looking forward to seeing more of Indie Jeff's picks."

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