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Twisted Pixel's Mike Wilford explains WTF Lococycle is

The first thing I checked out at PAX this year was Twisted Pixel's Lococycle, which was just revealed (in terms of gameplay, at least) a few days beforehand. At a glance, the game is pretty ridiculous, and upon closer inspection, it's actu...

 
 
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PAX: That guy stuck to the LocoCycle bike is named Pablo

Twisted Pixel is showing off LocoCycle for the first time ever to the public here at PAX, and it just looks insane. The game kind of feels like if Spy Hunter and Batman: Arkham City had hot, messy, unprotected sex on the bathroom floor of ...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Hearthfire, CoD:BLOPScopters, & Lococycle

Here's the last episode of The Destructoid Show before we all go to Seattle for PAX oh my goodness I'm so excited it's just frustrating. Guild Wars 2 is a thing that is happening all of a sudden, Bethesda's newest Skyrim DLC Hearthfire ...

 
 
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Twisted Pixel offers up a first look at LocoCycle

In Twisted Pixel's new game LocoCycle, you play as a sentient motorcycle named I.R.I.S. Very little about the title has been discussed so far, but the title will get its public debut at PAX Prime 2012 later this week. For now, we've got ga...

 
 
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E3: Twisted Pixel teases LocoCycle

One of the new games Microsoft announced at its E3 2012 press briefing yesterday morning was Twisted Pixel's LocoCycle, the studio's sixth original IP. Here's the short teaser trailer from the show.The titular motorcycle is apparently call...

 
 
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E3: LocoCycle is the latest from Twisted Pixel

Leave it to Twisted Pixel to make me wet with excitement with just one teaser. LocoCycle will see you playing as a motorcycle that graduated valedictorian from assassination school. Knowing the beards at Twisted Pixel, the ga...

 
 
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Zen Studios putting on Ms. Splosion Man table tournament

I hope you've been practicing the Ms. Splosion Man table on Pinball FX2, because Zen Studios has teamed up with Twisted Pixel to put on another high score tournament. Starting on May 18th, all you have to do to enter is play a round between...

 
 
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Ms. Splosion Man headed to Steam, iOS, Windows Phone 7

Twisted Pixel has announced that Ms. Splosion Man is coming to additional platforms with a little help from developer friends Iron Galaxy, Fire Hose Games, and Panic Button. On PC (Games for Windows Live and Steam), you can expect to find ...

 
 
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The DTOID Show: Pre-PAX East 2012 Extravaganza!

Happy negative first day of PAX East, everyone! Since Max is on his way to Boston as we speak, this week's Friday live show has been canceled in lieu of today's PAX preview episode. Watch as Max and I run down what games will be shown...

 
 
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Gunstringer gets 'El Diablo's 'Merican Adventure' add-on

Okay, Twisted Pixel. You got me with your apostrophe placement. I can't not crack a smile upon seeing the name of the new downloadable content for The Gunstringer, "El Diablo's 'Merican Adventure." In this add-on, El Diablo hopes to find h...

 
 
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Twisted Pixel needs booth chaperones for PAX East!

Wanna go to PAX East but missed the boat on the three-day passes? Now's your chance! Our friends at Twisted Pixel are looking for eight gnarly gamers to chaperon their booth for the duration of the event, and you probably qualify! The prere...

 
 
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Ms. Splosion Man gets another challenge level tomorrow

Twisted Pixel Games' third challenge for Ms. Splosion Man will run from February 14 - 27. Better fit this one into your Valentine's Day schedule. If you're not familiar, these challenges bring new, free levels that are accessible for a limi...

 
 
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The 'Splosion Men blast their way into Retro City Rampage

Oh, Brian Provinciano! How do you keep managing to squeeze cameo after reference and reference after cameo into Retro City Rampage? Keep it up and the game will never be released in our lifetime! This latest trailer announces that Twisted ...

 
 
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Holiday Kinect bundle has Fruit Ninja, Gunstringer, more

Microsoft has announced that a new limited-edition Kinect Holiday Bundle, priced at $149.99, is on the way. It's actually worth considering, if the games included -- The Gunstringer, Fruit Ninja Kinect, and Kinect Adventures -- are relevant...

 
 
 
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Microsoft now owns 'Splosion Man studio Twisted Pixel

In news that some may find worrying, Microsoft's announced that it has acquired 'Splosion Man developer Twisted Pixel. The former indie studio now joins the ranks of Lionhead and Rare. Let's hope it's as successful as the former and doesn't...

 
 
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Review: The Gunstringer

A skeleton cowboy marionette driven by revenge. Troma's Lloyd Kaufman driving dangerously. A beautiful, unlockable picture of our own Hamza Aziz. A gator that has sex with a lumberjack. Wait, hold on... what now?  Yup, this is definite...

 
 
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Fruit F*cker spotted in second Ms. Splosion Man challenge

Starting now until September 11, you can partake in Ms. Splosion Man's second TMS (Title Managed Storage) challenge. As was the case for the first in-game challenge, which featured our very own Mr. Destructoid, real-world prizes will go to ...

 
 
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Gunstringer and the perils of repetitive arm motions

Max and Tara grabbed Twisted Pixel CEO Michael Wilford at PAX this weekend and ruthlessly grilled him about their new Kinect title, The Gunstringer. In the process, she created what will no doubt be an animated GIF by the morning in demons...

 
 
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Ms. Splosion Man pinball out August 31, playable at PAX

Pinball FX2's next pinball table is based on Twisted Pixel's Ms. Splosion Man and it's set to come out on August 31 for the Xbox 360. The collaboration between Zen Studios and Twisted Pixel sees Splosin Man and Ms. Splosion Man 'sploding i...

 
 
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New images of Pinball FX2's Ms. Splosion Man table

Zen Studios has released a new set of screenshots featuring the new Ms. Splosion Man table for Pinball FX 2. Of course, you already know that Mr. Destructoid's helmet has a prominent position on the table, but there are other cool elements ...

 
 
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The first Ms. Splosion Man TMS challenge is almost over!

Mr. Destructoid is in everything these days, including your mom! Destructoid's time is running out in the first free TMS challenge for Ms. Splosion Man. The challenge comes to an end on July 31, just a few days from now. The top three times...

 
 
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New Destructoid Episode: Battlefield 3 & Summer of Arcade

Hello, my darlings. It's your old pal Max with some more internet videos for you to watch instead of doing your homework. Our robot overlord Mr. Destructoid has social-engineered his way into the Ms. 'Splosion Man Pinball FX2 table. You kn...

 
 
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Destructoid wants your balls in Ms. Splosion Man pinball

Do you know how long we've been wanting to talk about this?  I swear it's like a walking around with grenades in your shorts!  I'm so ridiculously excited to announce today that Mr. Destructoid is in Pinball FX2 on the Xbox 360! &...

 
 
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The Gunstringer comes with Fruit Ninja Kinect and goodies

More than a few eyebrows were raised when it became known that Twisted Pixel's The Gunstringer would be a retail game instead of a downloadable one. To make you feel better, the retail box will come with codes for Halfbrick's Fruit Ninja Ki...

 
 




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