Thursday, February 22

Skul: The Hero Slayer strikes 2 million copies offered

Image through SouthPAW Games/Neowiz.

Designer SouthPAW exposed its 2021 video game Skul: The Hero Slayer has actually offered 2 million copies in as several years.

“We want to reveal genuine thankfulness to everybody for playing and offering remarkable assistance up previously,” composed SouthPAW. It called this another “big record attained” after Skul offered 1 million copies in 2022.

Skul is a 2D action platformer with roguelike aspects, and is especially the studio’s launching title. Currently, it’s readily available on MacOS, Linux, Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.

As its method of thanking gamers, SouthPAW has actually marked Skul at 50 percent off from now till January 18, 2024, a couple of days before its 3rd anniversary.

The video game was released by Neowiz, which released (and co-developed) Lies of P from previously this year. Comparable to Skul, Lies of P is action video game that obtains components roguelike and Soulslikes.

Within a month of release, Lies of P went on to offer 1 million copies. It was likewise chosen at the Game Awards for finest art instructions and RPG, and remained in Steam’s silver tier of most-played brand-new releases in 2023.

By November, director Choi Ji-Won verified a follow up remained in the works, though it would be preceded by a DLC growth.

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Contributing Editor, GameDeveloper.com

A Kansas City, MO native, Justin Carter has actually composed for many websites consisting of IGN, Polygon, and SyFy Wire. In addition to Game Developer, his writing can be discovered at io9 over on Gizmodo. Do not ask him about just how much gum he’s had, since the response will be more than he’s prepared to confess.

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