hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

The Showdown Effect
/ mac / pc

     


You should really be playing The Showdown Effect


It's free for the weekend
Sep 20
 
When I reviewed The Showdown Effect back in March, I absolutely loved it. Arrowhead are just great at making silly, fun titles. But within my review was a nagging doubt, the worry that it wouldn't be able to maintain the nece...




Review: The Showdown Effect


I'm just a kindergarten teacher!
Mar 14
 
As the elderly, yet oddly toned kung-fu monk decapitated my time-traveling, identity-losing hero-with-nothing-to-lose for the fifth time in as many minutes, I couldn't really be blamed for impotently throwing my mouse at the ...




Watch people blow up in this new Showdown Effect trailer


Le Ballet of Death
Mar 04
 
Showdown Effect is ready to launch this week, and in celebration, Paradox has provided us with a new trailer titled "Le Ballet of Death." Odds are you've never heard of Showdown Effect, and since it hasn't gotten any publici...




The Showdown Effect scratches that '90s multiplayer itch


With '80s icons and violence
Feb 08
 
I was sliding across the floor -- or more precisely, my dapper, gentleman cyborg warrior was sliding across the floor -- though I wasn't sure why exactly. The reasons didn't matter, as sliding is simply fun. I slid right thro...




The Showdown Effect is back with a new trailer


A competitive tribute to action movies
Dec 19
 
The next game from the studio behind Magicka seemed intriguing knowing who was making it and that there would be movie-cliché humor. If there's anything to get me to play a multiplayer sidescrolling shooter, it's prob...




Preview: Showdown Effect promises 2D action movie clichés


Mar 13
 
While at GDC, I had a very early first-look at a game called The Showdown Effect which revolved around playing as an action movie stereotype. What I was shown was more of a very early prototype (almost still even an...





  Around the web (login to improve these)




Back to Top


We follow moms on   Facebook  and   Twitter
  Light Theme      Dark Theme
Pssst. Konami Code + Enter!
You may remix stuff our site under creative commons w/@
- Destructoid means family. Living the dream, since 2006 -