Dustforce is available now on Steam

posted By chris sweda
Independent studio Hitbox Team is proud to announce the global release of Dustforce via the platform, Steam for $9.99 on PC (Windows). Dustforce earned an Honorable Mention for art at this years’ Independent Games Festival, and also took the Grand Prize at indiePub’s Independent Developer Competition in 2010.
Clean up the world with style! As an acrobatic janitor, you are an adept force against dust and disorder. Leap and dash off walls and ceilings, and deftly traverse 50 precarious environments varying in difficulty. Cleanse each level swiftly and thoroughly to achieve mastery in this 2D sweep-‘em-up platformer.
Dustforce will offer an online leader board where you can instantly watch replays of everyone’s best attempts. Fight it out online and see where you rank on each level by thoroughness and combo or speed and agility.
Team up with four-player local multiplayer and compete on game modes like King Of The Hill and Survival for loads of dust-cleaning fun!
“We’re so excited to finally be able to share with the world what we’ve been working hard on for over a year,” says Lexie Dostal of Hitbox Team. “We put so much of ourselves into Dustforce, and so we hope everyone can have as much fun playing the game as we’ve had making it.”

 

Dustforce is now available on via the platform Steam for $9.99 for PC (Windows), with an update for Mac and Linux shortly after. Early buyers can get 10% off the game during the first week of sales. Dustforce can be purchased on Steam via this link: http://store.steampowered.com/app/65300/

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Trendy Entertainment Spooks Up Dungeon Defenders and Releases Free Halloween-Themed Content on Steam

Trendy Entertainment, D3Publisher and Reverb Publishing announced today that its recently released action/tower defense/RPG mash-up Dungeon Defenders is a runaway success across all three platforms – Steam, Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation® Network. To get in the spirit of the spookiest holiday of the year, Trendy is releasing several Halloween-centric pieces of downloadable content (DLC) to all Steam and TrendyNet users for free for a limited time:
• Eight brand new costumes for the four character classes – four of which everyone will get and four of which must be earned in-game
• An devilishly hard Halloween-themed mission where players can earn the four ultra-rare costumes
• Eight new Halloween-themed weapons (two apiece for each class)
• A redesigned tavern for your heroes to celebrate Halloween in
Note: All purchases of Dungeon Defenders PC come with a Steam code to access ranked online play via TrendyNet.