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Octodad: Dadliest Catch to get Wii U release on October 29

Just in time for Halloween
Oct 21
While children are dressing up as Marvel superheroes and/or Disney princesses and adults are doing the same but with sexy versions (think Ant Man but with assless chaps), one humble cephalopod will be dressing up as a regular...

Octodad: Dadliest Catch is mangling hands on the Xbox One next week

Who's that man with the hard, hard beak?
Aug 21
I dislocated a finger playing Octodad. It popped straight out while I was trying to tentacle my way around an aquarium.  Allow my plight to be a warning to all of the new players who will be able to potentially cause ph...

Octodad on Vita will have same-screen co-op

Haha, what a cluster
May 21
Young Horses, the developer of Octodad, has noted that the Vita version of the game will be released on May 26. It'll cost you $14.99, but since it features Cross-Buy, a PS4 purchase already netted you the Vita version for fr...

Make eye contact with this super cute Octodad vinyl

(That's what average human dads do, right?)
Mar 13
To distract myself from the incessant sports talk happening in Destructoid chat this laid-back afternoon, I've been staring at the wonderful 7" Octodad: Dadliest Catch record. What a cutie. Nice to see Young Horses stick with...

These free Octodad: Dadliest Catch levels are going to end in disaster

Cephalopod of the year
Oct 08
Feeding watermelon to a hospital patient? What a nice guy, that Octodad. Such large, sharp forks he's got, too. It's a good thing he is an adult human with fully developed motor skills. Octodad: Dadliest Catch was a treat, bu...

Free Octodad: Dadliest Catch DLC 'Shorts' coming late summer

More objectives to complete and breakable objects to mishandle
Jun 26
Since its release in January, Octodad: Dadliest Catch has sold over 250,000 copies, according to developer Young Horses. The awkward octopus-in-dad's-clothing simulator is a lot of fun for those who take the time to really l...

Go behind the scenes with Octodad: Dadliest Catch

Nobody suspects a thing, except the devs
Apr 28
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is peppered with some of the most ridiculous scenes I've ever seen in my 22-odd years of gaming, and that's why I love it. To celebrate its launch on PS4, PlayStation and Young Horses have released a ...

Octodad: Dadliest Catch finally coming to PS4 next week

Catch of the day
Apr 18
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is coming to PS4 on April 22. Thankfully, it won't cost an arm, an arm, an arm, an arm and a leg. Just $15. And 20% off of that in its first week for PlayStation Plus members. And it's not a straight ...

Octodad aiming for PlayStation 4 release in April

Xbox One version under consideration
Feb 20
Young Horses remarked on Twitter that its goal is to release Octodad: Dadliest Catch on PlayStation 4 in April. Some of us were expecting a bit sooner than that, but "There was never a definite date, or delay," according to t...

All the Octodad: Dadliest Catch ties and their locations

From 'Anchors Away' to 'Zen Tie'
Jan 30
Octodad: Dadliest Catch is a pretty great game for those who take the time to re-learn how to walk. One of the neat extra features are hidden neckties throughout the game. In each level (except for "Shark Naked"), three ties ...

Review: Octodad: Dadliest Catch

Not octobad
Jan 30
An interesting exercise in game design is to identify assumptions about the genre or medium in general, then question those assumptions. One such assumption that most make is that control should feel natural and unobtrusive a...

Your doctor might recommend Octodad: Dadliest Catch

'Medical grade interactive hardcore gunless action entertainment'
Jan 30
The strange octopus-dressed-as-a-human simulator Octodad: Dadliest Catch releases today on Steam, the Humble Store, and, but how do you know if Octodad: Dadliest Catch is right for you? The informative medical video ...

Octodad launches on January 30 for Windows, Mac, & Linux

'Hey kids, wanna learn about sharks?'
Jan 16
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, the cephalopod-masquerading-as-human simulator (we've all been there), is set to release on January 30 on Steam, the Humble Store, and The PlayStation 4 launch is expected sometime in March....

From PC to console: Octodad dev on making the transition

Developer talks professional perception of his indie studio
Nov 13
In recent years, large publishers have taken steps towards embracing titles made by independent developers, and in many cases it has paid off incredibly well. With the new next-gen systems on the horizon, a number of indie de...

Get hitched in Octodad: Dadliest Catch

That bow tie!
Oct 22
Octodad: Dadliest Catch had a wonderful showing at PAX Prime 2013. I went in with modest expectations coming off of the admittedly rough-around-the-edges first game and this follow-up ended up being among my favorite games o...

PAX Prime's Indie MEGABOOTH will have more than 80 games

This is where I'll be 90% of the time
Aug 15
The Indie MEGABOOTH just keeps getting bigger and bigger. Topping PAX Prime 2012's 30 games and PAX East 2013's 62 games, the booth at PAX Prime 2013 will feature at least 84 different titles from more than 60 studios and wi...

21 Games! Second wave of Steam Greenlight titles revealed

21 Games?! DAMN!
Oct 15
After the successful launch of Steam Greenlight, many more eager and hopeful independent developers decided to throw their own hats into the ring. This time, however, Valve has bumped up the wave of selected titles from ...

Cephalo-parenting returns in Octodad: Dadliest Catch

Mar 09
Last year, the original Octodad was a free indie game that gave players the chance to see how hard life can be for a octopus in a mammal's world. It showed us how difficult it can be to put that last wine glas...

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