A throwback to the classic platformers for the 8 and 16-bit era of games, Black Knight Sword harkens a simpler time when simple yet addictive and challenging gameplay dominated the scene. Join the Black Knight in this fairy tale quest to defeat the Evil White Princess in an imaginative world brought to life in true Grasshopper Manufacture and Suda 51 style.
A Unique Blend of Old and New, Classic and Fresh:
Gameplay – Side-scrolling action gameplay coupled with quirky, whimsical content will deliver an experience that is both familiar and fresh
Storytelling – An “Interactive Kamishibai (paper drama)” unfolds as the player progresses through the theatrical stages a la pop-‐up book controlled with a controller
Visual Style - Step into a highly stylized hand-drawn puppet theater world inspired by Eastern European animation
A Suda 51 Fairy Tale: A spin on classic fairy tales of old, the Black Knight must free the world from the rule of a tyrannical princess
Unleash the fury of the Black Hellebore: Use the sword fairy’s spirits to solve puzzles and carve a bloody path through the Princess’ minions
Stagecraft feel: Players are transported to the theater through sound designed to capture and convey the moment, mimicking a live play and orchestra
Digital Reality Publishing
PlayStation 3 (PSN)
Xbox 360 (XBLA)
Xbox 360 (XBLA) - December 12, 2012
PlayStation 3 (PSN) - December 11, 2012
Side-scrolling action platformer
MATURE with Blood and Gore, Intense Violence
May contain content inappropriate for children.
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