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The game industry is a bit less colorful today, with news that Arkedo Studio, maker of extraordinarily vibrant games like Hell Yeah! and Big Bang Mini, has effectively closed its doors. "Arkedo, the company, is still here," explains creative director Aurelien Regard. "But no one's employed anymore....

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You could get the new Hell Yeah! "Pimp My Rabbit" DLC, or you could keep playing without putting an Opa-Opa on anti-hero Ash's head. Tough choice, we know. The DLC also adds costumes based on other Sega properties like Jet Set Radio, Shenmue, Streets of Rage, Shinobi, and even Bonanza Bros. Also v...

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Arkedo Studio's hellacious downloadable action game Hell Yeah! will be bolstered by DLC on October 23 in North America and October 24 in Europe. The "Pimp My Rabbit" pack is all cosmetic, adding 50 new masks and 11 driller skins for $2.99. "Keep your eyes peeled for some classic SEGA franchise and ...

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If you're a small developer used to making small games, there's a lot you can do when presented with a bigger budget and a major publisher. You can make a deeper, more involved story than usual; you can design bigger and more complex environments; you can hire Hollywood voice talent; you can motio...

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Arkedo Studio's Hell Yeah!, about a demonic rabbit in a sawblade wheel taking over-the-top, violent revenge on every underworld critter he can find, will be released on PSN September 25 in North America, on XBLA September 26, and on PC October 3. All three versions will be released on October 3 in...

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We thought this trailer for Hell Yeah! would be about the unique monsters that you meet, destroy, and catalogue in Arkedo Studio's action game. Well, it kind of is. You can see them briefly before they're dispatched by a truck, or a "Happy Birthday" sign, or some other wacky device. You can also g...

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Hell Yeah! is the first full-scale digital release by French studio Arkedo, after two boxed DS games and a few tentative (XBLIG) digital experiments. The transition to downloadable games was not an easy decision for a company that, according to founder Camille Guermonprez, loved packaged games. But...

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Having completed development of Hell Yeah! for Sega, Arkedo Studio's first priority is to rest -- the studio is taking a month off after the production of what studio head Camille Guermonprez called Arkedo's biggest game ever. Following that, the company has its number one and number two next proje...

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Back in October, Sega and Big Bang Mini developer Arkedo showed artwork of an upcoming game called "Project Hell Yeah." The game is now officially called Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit, according to an IGN reveal, and the platformer is coming to PS3 download, XBLA and PC this year. Hell Yeah ...

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Hell yeah! Sega has teamed up with Arkedo (Nervous Brickdown, Big Bang Mini, the Arkedo Series) to make a game currently only known as "Project Hell Yeah!" Arkedo is now running a development blog for the mystery game, from which we've learned that it has "MEGATONS" of monsters in it, and that Arke...

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