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Hot Take: Nidhogg makes ritual sacrifice fun!

If you've got a lot of controllers and a lot of friends, these past couple years have been tailor-made for you. Between games like Towerfall (great), Samurai Gunn (great), Super Smash Bros for Wii U (okay), Divekick (bad), [also Gang ...

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Stabby, stabby: Nidhogg hits the PS4 and Vita today

Today is the release date for the PS4 and Vita ports of the indie hit Nidhogg, meaning there has never been a better time to stab your friends in the face and sacrifice yourself to a giant worm-serpent.

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Nidhogg and Dust: An Elysian Tail are heading to PlayStation

More PlayStation ports of great games sounds good to me. The lovely 2D action-RPG Dust: An Elysian Tail is coming soon to PlayStation 4, while the hilarious fencing game Nidhogg is headed to both PS4 and PS Vita, complete with Cross-Buy. Th...

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Nidhogg should be 'way more comfortable' on PS4

Pixelated dueling game Nidhogg hit PC back in January, and now we know it's coming to PlayStation 4. "The game has always been best played with gamepads," Messhof co-founder Kristy Norindr said of the one-on-one sword-fighte...

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Review: Nidhogg

Nidhogg has always been a mysterious turbo-indie game that only the cool kids could play at secret underground events in the 13th hour (NO, I WASN’T JEALOUS). Anyway, we plebeians finally have a chance to own and play the ga...


Nidhogg is now available for purchase

Just a quick reminder that Nidhogg has been released on Steam and on the Humble Bundle store! The dualist game is available for Windows for the launch discounted price of $11.99 (normally $14.99). Or you can buy a two-pack for $21.59, 20% ...


At long last, Nidhogg is coming out January 13, 2014

The super intense and frenetic Nidhogg finally has a release date, set to come out on January 13, 2014 for Steam on Windows. We've been patiently waiting for Nidhogg ever since 2010, when designer Mark Essen was commissioned by the NYU Gam...

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Holy crap, Nidhogg is releasing this year!

Messhof's competitive fencing game Nidhogg has eluded many people. Everyone who comes away having actually played the game absolutely raves about it, leaving us plebeians to sit and sulk as we wallow in self-pity. So apparently it's re...



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