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Awesomenauts is getting a new free character next week

Also, the 2.12 update
Aug 27
I can't believe Awesomenauts is still getting free characters at this point beyond their Starstorm expansion -- it's been over three years since the game launched on PC. But here we are, and on September 2nd, the g...

Awesomenauts has a new 'free for everyone' character coming

Rocco the bird
Jun 25
It's been a while since I've booted up Awesomenauts, but I think I'll be doing just that when the newest character hits the roster. His name is Rocco, and he's a bird with a bow. He also has chicken feet, which makes him...

Awesomenauts is on sale on Steam for another few hours

The base game is $0.99
May 13
I've been playing Awesomenauts off and on for a few years now. I was pretty happy with my purchase of the Steam version for full price, but for the next few hours it's on sale for $0.99. If you haven't given it a shot ye...

New map, AI bots headed to Awesomenauts

Looks like I'm coming out of retirement
Jul 28
In detailing some of what's in store for Awesomenauts' upcoming patch 2.6, Ronimo Games announced that it's finally preparing another map: AI Station 205. That's not to be confused with the existing AI Station 404, which is s...

Awesomenauts Assemble finally gets its first update

To bring it more inline with the PC version, but not full parity
Jul 16
If you've been patiently waiting for the PS4 version of Awesomenauts to actually get inline with the PC edition, your waiting has partially paid off. Ronimo has announced that the first major patch has dropped today...

Skree hits Awesomenauts, along with another update

He's a 'Technoshaman'
Jun 20
Ever since Skree was announced earlier this year for Awesomenauts, I've wanted to play him. With his cool looking hover-board and Predator-like design, he always looked like a ton of fun to play. Well now you can give h...

Awesomenauts adds Sentry X-58 and replays

More Starstorm content released on PC
May 14
It seems we only just got Penny Fox in Awesomenauts: Starstorm and now Ronimo is back with its 18th character to date, Sentry X-58. He has a risky ability that launches a black hole, dealing back damage he's taken during a s...

Awesomenauts' Penny Fox is a swift assassin, and a ton of fun

Go try her out if you love fast characters
Apr 15
It's insane how much Awesomenauts has changed over the years. I remember picking it up on the PS3 and wondering when any new characters were going to come, and given the update issues developer Ronimo had, they never did...

Awesomenauts adds Penny Fox with its biggest update yet

An all-around more polished game
Apr 10
Ronimo has rolled out its Secrets of Space update for Awesomenauts today on Steam and it's time to give the multiplayer game another look. The patch will be available on PlayStation 4 at a later date -- "we'll do our best to...

Ronimo reveals the newest Awesomenaut

'The Foxy 'Naut'
Mar 10
Romino is still trucking with their Awesomenauts Starstorm update, and we have a number of characters and a new level to drop still. Ted McPain was the last addition back in December, but today, the developer has announc...

Impressions: Awesomenauts' Ted McPain

An American hero
Dec 13
In case you haven't heard, Awesomenauts is launching its Starstorm expansion, which is bringing all new content to the game in 2014. As the game's first official meaty piece of DLC, the update will contain five new ...

Awesomenauts' PS4 release chance this year 'slim to none'

Still waiting on approval from Sony
Dec 09
Ronimo Games has confirmed to Destructoid that the chances of the PlayStation 4 release of Awesomenauts are "slim to none" in 2013. According to the developer, the studio handling the PS4 port, Abstraction Games, has sub...

Awesomenauts: Starstorm is almost ready to launch

At least, the first round of content is
Dec 09
After a mega-successful campaign, Awesomenauts' Starstorm expansion is nearly upon us, and the initial bit of content could hit as early as this week. If all goes according to plan, Ted McPain, the first add-on character...

Awesomenauts updates with new skin to benefit charity

Proceeds going to Make a Wish Foundation
Nov 14
Ronimo Games has made available a special Awesomenauts skin with the game's PC version 1.25 update today. The "Private Mels" skin for Lonestar is result of Ronimo's participation in granting a child (named Mels) his...

Awesomenauts: Assemble still aiming for PS4 launch

Recognize the new name?
Oct 31
Awesomenauts for the PS4 now has a brand new moniker -- Awesomenauts: Assemble, and it'll have all of the content of the PC version, as well as all future Starstorm expansion content. Ronimo was originally aiming for a PlaySt...

A few Awesomenauts Kickstarter rewards are on the way

Expect keys in your inbox soon
Sep 25
Now that the Awesomenauts Starstorm Kickstarter has concluded, digital rewards have started shipping out, and a few of them should even be in your inboxes in the next 24 hours. Specifically, keys for wallpapers, Swords & ...

Play Awesomenauts for free this week on Steam

And get Voltar as a narrator
Sep 09
Awesomenauts: Starstorm is one of the few Kickstarters I've backed. It's no secret that I'm a fan of the core game, and I'm hardly the only one on staff, either, but it's something I feel compelled to share. The campaign is s...

Admiral Swiggins officially joins Awesomenauts

He even has a Dr. Fetus Meat Boy skin!
Aug 30
[Update: I've since played a few matches with Swiggins, and I have to say, he's incredibly fun. Behind Leon, I think he's currently my second favorite character, as he has a ton of potential, a good amount of variety in his s...

Awesomenauts Kickstarter meets goal in seven days

Three new characters and more are guaranteed
Aug 26
Awesomenauts is still chugging, and based on the results of its latest Kickstarter for the Starstorm expansion, it's going to keep chugging for quite some time. In just seven days, Ronimo has reached its goal of $125,000, whi...

The future of Awesomenauts is looking pretty awesome

Talking to Ronimo about its plans for the PS4 and beyond
Aug 23
It's common knowledge that it's tough to be an indie studio -- especially if you're running a competitive online multiplayer title. Despite the fact that your game may have across-the-board rave reviews, maintaining a communi...

Awesomenauts Kickstarter to add new characters and more

The Starstorm expansion will also add a new map and extras
Aug 19
If you want more Awesomenauts you're in luck, as Ronimo Games has just launched a $125,000 goal Kickstarter for a full-on expansion to the game.  Set to debut in the add-on pack titled Awesomenauts: Starstorm are three ...

Awesomenauts is coming to the PlayStation 4

With all the PC fixins, too
Aug 14
When the PS4 drops eventually, you'll have one more game to play on it -- Awesomenauts. Ronimo Games has just announced that Abstraction Games is handling the new version, as they are sticking to publishing duties. Another a...

Awesomenauts debuts new Gnabot skin and re-works

This game keeps on chugging with skins and patches
Jul 30
If you haven't played Awesomenauts in a while, you'll find that a hefty update has been added to the game that most notably debuts the new Gnabot skin for Gnaw. Of course, this is only for the PC, Mac, and most recently,...

Awesomenauts' Clunk is getting a physical toy

If enough people pre-order it, that is
Jul 10
Ever since I laid eyes on Awesomenauts, I knew that it looked ripe for a toy treatment. The entire style just oozes old school cartoon, and now, Romino is finally taking that concept a step further with a miniature version o...

Ayla officially joins the cast of Awesomenauts

Pew pew!
Jun 14
After booting up Awesomenauts yesterday evening, my wife found a pretty low key update that ended up bringing Ayla into the fray -- the brand new playable Awesomenaut voiced by Ashly Burch. In typical Ronimo Games fashion, th...

Humble Indie Bundle says you can't spell great without 8

Awesomenauts, Hotline Miami, and more
May 28
By now, you all should be intimately familiar with the Humble Bundle, which lets customers pay what they want for DRM-free copies of videogames, often includes soundtracks, and puts a portion of the proceeds toward charity. ...

New Awesomenaut Ayla voiced by Ashly Burch

Tiny, adorable, and evil
May 25
The insane 2D MOBA Awesomenauts has been trucking along for a full year, continuously being updated with new characters, maps, and other goodies -- on Windows and Mac, of course. Developer Ronimo Games is not through with th...

Awesomenauts sure has come a long way in its first year

Happy birthday!
May 06
This past week, Awesomenauts turned one. Looking back, Ronimo has done a tremendous job with continuing to support the title on Windows and Mac. (I feel terrible for folks who only have access to it on consoles.) Despite not...

Yes, please: Awesomenauts is getting another map

And two more Awesomenauts as designed by the community
Mar 13
As much as I genuinely like playing as the post-release characters in Awesomenauts, what I've been waiting for more than anything is another map. That day isn't here quite yet, but it is happening. Ronimo Games is adding a ma...

Awesomenauts gets an official Creeper skin

But you'll have to earn it
Jan 24
As part of patch 1.13 for Awesomenauts, the 2D MOBA has a new skin for Clunk that models him after The Creeper from Minecraft. It's a great fit for the explosive character, and better yet, it won't cost you any money to acces...

Vinnie and Spike bring Awesomenauts up to one dozen

Voiced by none other than Total Biscuit
Dec 12
The folks at Ronimo Games just keep going. I would have been perfectly satisfied with the amount of post-release characters added to Awesomenauts a couple of updates ago (sorry, console versions), but the eclectic cast grows...

Free weekend of Awesomenauts on Steam

I'm going to shoot so many newbs!
Nov 15
This weekend, one of my favorite games of 2012 is going to be enjoying a free weekend on Steam. Starting tomorrow and through Sunday, everyone will be able to play Awesomenauts for free! And if you like what you play and...

New character Raelynn joins Awesomenauts

Update 1.8 also makes further balance tweaks
Nov 01
Ronimo Games isn't letting up one bit in support of their 2D platforming MOBA, Awesomenauts, releasing update 1.8 today on Steam. This update brings with it yet another new character, Raelynn, who carries a sniper rifle for ...

New character Skølldir coming to Awesomenauts roster

Sep 27
I can't believe how frequently Ronimo Games has been adding content to the PC version of their 2D platforming MOBA, Awesomenauts, but I'm pretty happy about it. Today they've announced the impending arrival of yet another pl...

Awesomenauts can now get new character skins on Steam

Sep 20
If you happened to notice Awesomenauts updating on Steam but didn't bother to check what that was all about, here's your answer: character skins. While the designs are pretty good overall, I have a special place in my heart ...

New character Gnaw now playable in Awesomenauts on PC

Aug 22
Another free character, Gnaw, was added to Awesomenauts, and I'm becoming increasingly glad that I opted to double dip with the Steam release. While it seems entirely likely that he'll eventually end up on Xbox Live Arcade, t...

Gnaw is joining the ranks of the Awesomenauts on PC

Aug 10
A shadowy teaser image for the latest Awesomenauts character made the rounds recently, and now we have the full reveal courtesy of Ronimo Games. The newest addition, Gnaw, is a bitey, acid-spitting critter that was trained by...

Awesomenauts brings its awesome to Steam August 1

Jul 27
Ronimo Games has announced that the PC version of their 3-on-3 platforming MOBA, Awesomenauts, has a release date. You'll be able to grab the game on Steam next week, on August 1st. You can check out a brand new batch of scre...

Awesomenauts updates with new characters, balance

Jul 23
If, like me, you've taken a break from action in Awesomenauts, the 2D platforming MOBA from Ronimo Games, today's the day to get back into the fight. Ronimo has announced that the first update for Awesomenauts, which introdu...

PC and Mac versions of Awesomenauts are on the way

Jul 16
This is the kind of thing I like to wake up to. Ronimo Games has announced that it is bringing its multiplayer online battle arena game Awesomenauts to Steam "within a month," followed by a Mac release. The first media for t...

Awesomenauts gets two new characters on July 27 for free

Jul 12
We are so ready to get back into Awesomenauts, especially with the impending update. As you may have heard already, it's going to be making quite a few tweaks for the sake of better balancing the game, in addition to bringing...

Awesomenauts theme song released, patch details revealed

May 25
I've played Awesomenauts at least once every day since it released and I'm still having a hell of a good time. And, much as I expected, I've never skipped the opening sequence because it provides an excuse to hear the to...

Concept art for Awesomenauts shows a very different game

May 21
While it's not uncommon for developers to readily share concept art, we don't always get specific details about how a game's design evolved throughout its development. In the case of Awesomenauts, Ronimo Games is already shar...

Awesomenauts community address teases DLC character

May 14
Over the weekend, Ronimo Games sent out an Awesomenauts community address detailing the current state of its immensely fun MOBA and what's left in store. To be perfectly frank, we're a little late in covering this news becaus...

Review: Awesomenauts

May 04
Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) titles have seen an enormous surge in popularity in recent years, and for good reason, but to date they've been restricted to the PC. These highly skill-based, competitive games offer th...

Don't worry! Awesomenauts still being released this week

Apr 30
Despite publisher dtp entertainment filing for insolvency last Friday, Ronimo has announced that Awesomenauts will still be released this week, as planned. Hurray! The PlayStation Network version is free for PS Plus subscribe...

This is how you play Awesomenauts

Apr 27
Dtoid has been covering Awesomenauts pretty heavily, but there's still a bunch of people who are in the dark as to what this game is about. To help, the guys at Ronimo Games put together a little video to help explain what t...

PAX: Awesomenauts has monkeys, lasers, bulls, and more

Apr 07
FPS arena games like your Quakes or your Unreals are great and all, but I have a problem with them: they're in 3D! My mind can't wrap around the complexities or the third dimension! I'm such a feeble being, and for that, I ap...

Awesomenauts is set for liftoff on the first days of May

Mar 30
Dutch indie studio Ronimo Games has unveiled the release date for the rather excellent-looking Awesomenauts. The 2D Multiplayer Online Battle Arena title will hit the PlayStation Store in North America on May 1, 2012. On May...

Awesomenauts has it all, including mad scientist monkeys

Dec 06
Ronimo Games has been introducing different Awesomenauts characters over the past few months and this time we're getting a look at Yuri, the space-and-time-traveling monkey. He also happens to be a super intelligen...

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