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The Behemoth, better known as the house that made Castle Crashers, is continuing a pattern in which it approaches new genres with each project. Its newest venture, Game 4, is a turn-based strategy game for PC and Xbox One that retains the developer's quirky humor and trademark charms while strippin...

September 5th 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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Above is the massive control panel that powers The Behemoth's untitled fourth game, currently codenamed "Game 4." After organizing their troops across a hex-based field, players confirm their selections with a tantalizing glowing green button, and send out orders by pulling an unusually shaped leve...

August 29th 2014 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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The Behemoth, developer of Castle Crashers and Battleblock Theater, is teasing the impending announcement of its next game. Labeled "Game 4" for the time being, its trailer shows an enormous six-legged bear crashing into the Earth as a narrator describes the apocalyptic event that happened as a res...

August 20th 2014 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Made by the creators of Castle Crashers, Battleblock Theater was a game that caught our attention last year. The multiplayer puzzle-platformer/brawler combined great things like evil cats, a snarky and sinister narrator, and the opportunity to kill friends over and over. If you didn't experience i...

July 16th 2014 at 8:15am 0 Comments
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The Behemoth launched party platformer Battleblock Theater on Steam today, and is offering some special discounts and bundles to celebrate. For starters, those that don't already own Battleblock Theater and the developer's popular beat-em-up Castle Crashers on Steam can download both games for $22...

May 15th 2014 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth revealed that its manic co-op platformer Battleblock Theater is coming to Steam on May 15, with ports available for Windows and Linux. Released for Xbox Live Arcade last year, Battleblock Theater lets up to four players team up to tackle dozens of levels fill...

May 1st 2014 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth is working on an unnamed project for the Xbox One, the studio announced at PAX East today. No further details were revealed regarding the untitled game beyond the bizarre teaser image seen above. The Behemoth notes that "Game 4" will be playable this year, an...

April 11th 2014 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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The Behemoth is hosting a catalog sale on Xbox Live Arcade this week, discounting the studio's downloadable Xbox 360 hits Castle Crashers and BattleBlock Theater to just $4.94 apiece. Castle Crashers, originally released back in 2008, is an arcade-style beat-'em-up in which up to four players band...

April 9th 2014 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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In the indie world, Castle Crashers studio The Behemoth lives up to its name, and now it's using that awesome reach to benefit the larger development community. Two new divisions, The Research Centaur and the Gold Egg Project, aim to help out smaller studios by providing QA resources and financial...

April 3rd 2014 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth announced that its co-op platformer BattleBlock Theater is coming to PC platforms via Steam this year. The PC version of BattleBlock Theater boasts a number of new features not seen in its initial Xbox Live Arcade release, including weapon switching, new ene...

March 4th 2014 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Castle Crashers and Battleblock Theater developer The Behemoth is co-sponsoring the BitSummit festival this year. Set to to take place in Kyoto, Japan, the event offers a venue for independent developers to show off their games. It typically has the primary mission of bolstering the presence of Jap...

February 3rd 2014 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Two new DLC packs for The Behemoth's multiplayer beat-'em-up Castle Crashers launch today on the PlayStation Network, bringing the PlayStation 3 version of the game up to speed with its Xbox Live Arcade counterpart. The Legend of the Blacksmith Pack adds the purple-clad Blacksmith to Castle Crashe...

October 2nd 2013 at 2:30am 0 Comments