Quantcast
Lucha Fury paints bleak picture of henchman life - Destructoid




Lucha Fury  



Lucha Fury paints bleak picture of henchman life


9:00 AM on 06.20.2011



If you've ever wondered what all of the henchman from beat 'em up games do on their time off, here's you answer: nurse their wounds and cry into shot glasses of tequila.

This is illustrated nicely in the trailer for the upcoming Lucha Fury, a four-player cooperative beat 'em up headed to PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, and PC this year. It's being developed by Punchers Impact, whose last game was Crasher, a vehicle combat game for the PC.

Interestingly, this may possibly be Puncher Impact's last title. Its owner, Mindscape, is rumored to have shut down the French studio earlier this year. Given that Lucha Fury's development is likely already complete, this shouldn't affect its release, but I'm checking in on that just to be sure. Because I know how worried you are, of course.








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Lucha Fury



2:00 PM on 07.01.2011
Review: Lucha Fury

It's incredibly difficult to make a bad beat 'em up. The concept of moving from left to right while mashing buttons to clear out groups of attackers is an incredibly simple one. You've got a game in the bag if you can nail th...more



5:20 PM on 06.29.2011
On XBLA today: Half-Minute Hero, Galaga Legions DX, more

In a rather odd move, Xbox Live Arcade has been updated with four new releases this week. I guess they're clearing out the queue in preparation for the Summer of Arcade later this month? Sure, let's go with that. Half-Minute...more



10:20 AM on 06.21.2011
Somehow, these four will save the world in Lucha Fury

It's a motley crew, to be certain. But if anybody can save the world from chicken-oriented doom, I don't see any reason why it can't be four energy drink guzzling luchadores. Here you'll meet the heroes of the Xbox Live Arca...more



3:00 AM on 06.21.2011
The story of Lucha Fury starts as all legends do

Lucha Fury is a arcade-style brawler coming to Xbox Live Arcade tomorrow. Four luchadores will save the world while operating under the influence of hi-octane energy drinks. There will also be chickens.  I expect t...more




pc

4:00 PM on 09.01.2014
Mighty No. 9 feels great, but the core concepts take some getting used to

Mighty No. 9 is probably one of the most anticipated games of 2015. After a massive Kickstarter, creator Inafune and developers Comcept and Inti Creates have kicked off a long line of products to hype it up, including Mi...more



3:00 PM on 09.01.2014
Geometry Wars 3 may look different, but it feels right

There was some initial skepticism when it came to Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions and its so-called "3D action." For starters, it's been several years since the last games entered our lives to rekindle old leaderboard feuds. Ther...more



2:00 PM on 09.01.2014
Mega Man Legends 3 8-bit fangame is now available to the public

Mega Man Legends 3 may be cancelled, but fans have worked tirelessly to create a fangame based on the concept. Created as a prologue to Legends 3, this 8-bit release walks you through what might have happened, with great gam...more



View all pc






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more