Quantcast
New trailer for Two Brothers is Game Boy evolved - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Two Brothers  



New trailer for Two Brothers is Game Boy evolved


3:00 AM on 04.04.2013



Two Brothers. This, my friends, is the kind of game I want to start seeing more of. Time to give the 2D retro throwback a swift kick in the nuts and really take the style to its extremes. Don't just emulate the old-school look and feel! Use the power of modern technology to push boundaries!

Two Brothers by AckkStudios is scheduled for release this summer on XBLA, Wii U eShop, PC, Mac, and Linux. To further tantalize the taste receptors, a new trailer has appeared, featuring plenty of delicious Link's Awakening / Secret of Mana exploration and combat, gradually encroaching splashes of color à la Pleasantville, and crazy detailed pixel art that reminds me of photographs captured using the Game Boy Camera.

This is a good thing.








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:
Two Brothers



10:00 AM on 03.31.2014
Two Brothers is still being ported to Wii U, developer to be revealed

Although some people have been playing Two Brothers for quite some time on PC, many gamers are still wondering when the planned Wii U port will arrive. According to the developer AckkStudios, it's still on the works, and...more



2:00 PM on 01.17.2014
Review: Two Brothers

In Two Brothers, game over isn't the end. Not even close. Designed to look and play like a Game Boy title, this is an adventure in the vein of classics like Link's Awakening but with a truly bizarre world to call its own. It ...more



8:00 PM on 03.23.2013
PAX: Two Brothers brings the old-school ambition

After more than doubling its modest Kickstarter goal of $6,000, AckkStudios has been hard at work on Two Brothers. The team's perseverance shines in the demo that's on display at PAX East, as its crowdfunded project shows si...more




Indie

10:45 AM on 09.18.2014
Remember Triple Triad in Final Fantasy VIII? Check out Eminence: Xander's Tales

Back in the day when I first played Final Fantasy VIII, I fantasized about a world in which people could walk up to random strangers, ask to play a card game, and be treated to one without it being weird. We are not there ye...more



10:15 AM on 09.18.2014
Motorcycle combat racer Road Redemption on Steam Early Access

It has been a little over a year since the Road Redemption Kickstarter campaign launched, and to nobody's surprise, it has slightly missed its projected August 2014 launch window, but it is not too far behind yet. The Road R...more



5:30 PM on 09.17.2014
Like Robotron and Smash TV? You might dig Iron Fisticle

Silly name aside -- and, you know, at least it's memorable -- I'm all about Iron Fisticle. This is a twin-stick shooter inspired by the likes of Robotron, Gauntlet, and Smash TV, which are such terrific games to borrow from ...more



View all Indie






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