Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Arrives on Xbox One on March 16th

WayForward has announced that they plan on releasing Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse onto the Xbox One on March 16th where the game, that is priced at $19.99 on the PC and Wii U, will be offered at a special launch week price that has yet to be revealed. For those that haven’t been following the game, Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is the third entry for the indie platformer and w...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Looking Great in E3 Trailer

E3 begins in a a couple of days but rather than getting lost in the flood of announcements, WayForward has opted to release Shantae: Half-Genie Hero E3 trailer a bit early. Originally funded by Kickstarter back in 2013, the developers have been working hard to bring Shantae: Half-Genie Hero to all of the promised platforms and from what this trailer shows, the wait has been worth it. In the traile...

WayForward Announces Apple Watch Adventure Game

For those on the fence on whether to put yourself on the waiting list for a new Apple Watch, WayForward Technologies may have just given you the nudge forward. The developer has just announced they have made the first adventure game exclusively for the Apple Watch, appropriately titled Watch Quest!: Heroes of Time. The game uses cross-play between your Apple Watch and iPhone. So, how can one play ...

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Hits the Wii U this Christmas

Look out in the distance and you will see Shantae coming to shore on the Wii U. Thankfully, no binoculars are required for this release though, as WayForward have announced that Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse will be making its debut on the console on Christmas Day (December 25th for those who….well I think you all know). Shantae is WayForward‘s most successful franchise, as it a...

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Dated for October 23rd

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is a game I have waited on for a long time. Announced for last year, this little sequel will be hitting the 3DS eShop on October 23rd after several delays – as a part of Nintendo’s “Nindies” (terrible name) program for the service. A Wii U version of WayForward‘s latest is also scheduled to hit the console before the end of the yea...

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse set for mid-October release in North America

Yesterday WayForward revealed over Twitter that they are currently planning to release Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse in the middle of October in North America while gamers in Europe and Australia will have to wait a little bit longer. While no time frame was announced for those areas, the reason for the delay is “due to the localization/submission process.” #Shantae and the Pirate'...

Nintendo Remind us of the Large eShop Wave for this Winter

Yes, we have a lot to look forward to for the next few months. Nintendo have stepped in to remind us about the large amount of titles headed to the Wii U and 3DS’ digital eShop, and the list for the Wii U in particular is quite long. You have the big dogs, such as Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse by WayForward, along with other favorites that are just seeing a port such as Ittle Dew. Che...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Coming the the PS Vita

Just under a week of announcing Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, WayForward have yet another announcement to share for the multiplatform title. This little genie will be seeing a release on the PS Vita and the newly announced Vita TV, without any type of stretch goal being involved. Yes, you heard that right. Shantae: Half-Genie Hero is now going to be joining the Xbox 360, Steam, Playstation 3, Playstat...

New Trailer for Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Emerges

With a new game on the horizon, Shantae fans already had a reason to be excited – and now the newly announced multi-platform Kickstarter has us even more pumped for the future. Yes, WayForward have been very busy, but Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is one product that looks fantastic. Much like previous titles, this follow-up will be a 2D platformer, featuring new mechanics and techniq...

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Kickstarter launched

Many of us are familiar with Shantae and it looks like if WayForward has their way, we’ll be seeing a brand new HD version of Shantae in October 2014. The company has launched a Kickstarter for the game called Shantae: Half-Genie Hero and they are currently seeking $400,000 in funding. If they meet their goal the game will be released on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, ...

Shantae 3DS eShop release delayed until July

Unfortunately it looks like fans of Wayforward are going to have to wait a little bit longer to play the original Shantae on their Nintendo 3DS. Today it was announced by Wayforward Creative director Matt Bozon that the difficult to find Game Boy Color original of Shantae will be released on the eShop not on June 20th but instead sometime in July. The news came from a simple Twitter post and it st...

Shantae arrives on the Nintendo 3DS eShop on June 20

While it was announced that the original Shantae would be released on the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console sometime in June, no specific release date was given. Today WayForward made the announcement their fans have been waiting for and that announcement was that Shantae will be debuting on the eShop on June 20th. It is interesting to note that the title is being released worldwide for the first time ...

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