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Sportsfriends sees slight delay, PC version coming sooner


11:00 PM on 01.20.2014



Something tells me a lot of you have forgotten about Sportsfriends. Maybe because it has the word, "sports" in the title. But don't forget. Sportsfriends is a bundle of magical, incredibly fun local multiplayer games.

And while it's no longer coming out this month to PS3 and PS4, the Windows/Mac/Linux versions will now be hitting beta right when the game launches on Sony consoles, as opposed to a few weeks later. It's a delay couched in a pushed up release date, depending on your platform of choice.

Sportsfriends consists of Hokra, Super Pole Riders, BaraBariBall, and Johann Sebastian Joust. They are all mad fun, especially BaraBariBall for its Samurai Gunn sort of precision combat and Joust for letting you beat up your friends in real life.








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6:00 PM on 12.17.2014
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9:00 AM on 05.06.2014
Review: Sportsfriends

Sportsfriends is another example of a last-minute Kickstarter save. Although it didn't look like it was going to get funded, fans came together on the final stretch and gave the game a chance -- which leads us into the PS3 and PS4 release this month. So was it worth the wait? Well that depends on how much you want to play Johann Sebastian Joust.more



2:45 PM on 04.25.2014
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6:30 PM on 04.16.2014
In BaraBariBall you lose your balls when you jump

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