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Black Knight Sword  



Black Knight Sword to see release on XBLA next week


9:00 PM on 12.06.2012
Black Knight Sword to see release on XBLA next week photo



When Digital Reality and Grasshopper Manufacture teamed up for Sine Mora, the results were something special. I'm hopeful the duo can pull out another solid release with Black Knight Sword, debuting very soon on Xbox Live Arcade: December 12, 2012.

Either I've lost track of the game, or there hasn't been a whole lot said about it from either studio. Although this is probably more of a niche title, there's some cause for concern in that respect. Maurice once compared it to Strider on acid which, combined with the art style, seems like it could be frightening. Seems worth a look, regardless.

Black Knight Sword brandished on XBLA Dec. 12 [Joystiq]








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5:00 PM on 12.13.2012
Review: Black Knight Sword

Within my first thirty minutes of playing Black Knight Sword, I encountered a menu option called "cat head grass," a giant mother eye that eats hearts, and severed skulls in a microwave oven that serve as health power-ups. Yep, this is definitely a Grasshopper Manufacture and Digital Reality joint.more



10:00 PM on 09.11.2011
Theatrical action! Fresh Black Knight Sword footage

Back at gamescom, Black Knight Sword grabbed my attention, but not for very long. What little I had seen didn't tell me much about anything other than the admittedly neat art design. The side-scrolling lovechild between Digi...more



2:15 PM on 08.24.2011
Preview: Black Knight Sword

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7:00 PM on 08.22.2011
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