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It's been a long time coming, but The Behemoth's Battleblock Theater is finally available on Xbox Live Arcade for 1200 Microsoft Points ($15) today. The Behemoth announced yesterday that owners of its previous games, Castle Crashers and Alien Hominid HD, will be able to play as protagonists from t...

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The Behemoth is finally ready to release its next game, Battleblock Theater. Initially penned in for spring, The Behemoth has shined a launch spotlight on April 3, when Battleblock Theater will launch on Xbox Live Arcade for 1200 MS Points ($15). Battleblock Theater has been in development since 2...

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The Behemoth recently detailed its plans to feature community-created levels in its upcoming platformer, BattleBlock Theater. The game will include a "Furbottom's Features" section, which will spotlight hand-picked user-created levels in the solo, co-op and arena playlists. Players will have added...

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We might have assumed this from the timing of the beta (starting this week), but Battleblock Theater has officially received a spring 2013 release window. The long, long wait for the game – we first heard about it as "Game 3" in 2009 – is almost over, probably. Depending on the beta, w...

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Registration is open now for the BattleBlock Theater closed beta, scheduled to occur sometime between February and March of this year. There are 10,000 spots available for determined gladiators, but you must meet the prerequisites listed on The Behemoth's site. BattleBlock Theater is reportedly in ...

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First off: no, Battleblock Theater isn't coming out this year. However, there is some progress toward an eventual release of the XBLA platform/brawler, with developer The Behemoth announcing that "we are excited to be hitting the home stretch with development of this game." Though the developer war...

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Castle Crashers is live on Steam right now for your adorable medieval animal orb pleasure, for $15 on PC and Mac. Since Castle Crashers launched in 2008 and is on both XBLA and PSN, the Steam release directly benefits staunchly anti-console gamers and those with a "don't play a game until it's been...

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The Castle Crashers leaderboards crested 3 million players this month, meaning "over three million humans have hacked and slashed their way into a castle in hopes of gaining animated glory," as The Behemoth puts it. "Reaching the 3 million in leaderboards means a lot to us for so many reasons," The...

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The Behemoth teased us with a PAX reveal of Battleblock Theater's level editor, and the Castle Crashers developer didn't disappoint. There's a full-featured level editor included with the game, and it's the same one the designers have been using to make their own levels, controller and all. Every t...

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The Behemoth's hit multiplayer beat-'em-up Castle Crashers is coming to Steam. No specific date has been announced, with the company simply saying it's "almost here!" The Steam version will be playable at Gamescom. "This is our first time at the event, and we're sending our very own John Baez to th...

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I really wish The Behemoth didn't always have such an awesome booth set-up. The giant, colorful arcade cabinets, adorable cartoon-emblazoned fight sticks and beautiful screens running Castle Crashers and Battleblock Theater are all an elaborate tease of things that only exist in the magical world o...

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Battleblock Theater, the long, long-awaited title from Castle Crashers developer The Behemoth, passed its code complete milestone just before San Diego Comic-Con kicked off last week, project manager Emil Ayoubkhan told us. We played a few rounds of Battleblock Theater at another fantastic install...

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We can't imagine there are people out there who haven't ever played Castle Crashers – well, maybe babies haven't. Those babies should to take advantage of the current Xbox Live Arcade sale, which has priced Castle Crashers at 600 MS Points ($7.50) through May 21....

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Before there was, uh, that other game called Alien Hominid (and Castle Crashers), there was the original Alien Hominid, a free browser run-and-gun game that debuted on Newgrounds. And that original game has now surpassed 20 million play sessions, The Behemoth has announced. The brain child of Tom F...

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