All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Grasshopper Manufacture’

‘Killer is Dead’ Coming to PC in May

Last summer the latest Suda51 game made its way to the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Killer is Dead was released to lukewarm reviews and controversy surrounding its bawdy, quasi-misogynist “Gigolo Mode.” Even so, the game’s flashy art style and uncompromising grindhouse aesthetics gave it a cult following during a relatively slow summer game season. Now Deep Silver is bringing …

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Killer is Dead Collector’s Editions Announced

There are only two more months before Suda51 fans can get their hands on the developer’s next crazy game, and publisher Deep Silver today announced there will be two separate collector’s editions of Killer is Dead available in Europe and Australia. The Limited Edition of Killer is Dead comes with some DLC called the “Smooth Operator Pack.” The content includes …

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New Killer is Dead Trailer Released

The focus in the coming week will be on the dozens of next-generation games that will be announced at E3. Also, the restrictive DRM that Microsoft has (and Sony might) force on next-gen console gamers – but let’s try to stay positive and think about games for now. While the next-gen games will look flashy in next week’s presentations, it’s …

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New Killer is Dead Trailer Highlights ‘Mondo Girls’

Suda51 is well-known by gamers for creating games featuring tons of gore and not-so-subtle sexual innuendo. Games such as Shadows of the Damned and Lollipop Chainsaw revel in this type of grindhouse-style excess. Suda’s newest game, Killer is Dead, is due out this August and looks as if it might even top Lollipop Chainsaw‘s bawdy innuendo. Deep Silver and Grasshopper …

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Killer Is Dead Release Date: Sometime This Summer

Japanese publisher Kadokawa Games today announced that Killer is Dead will get a global release sometime in the summer of 2013. The title will launch for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. Killer is Dead is being developed by Grasshopper Manufacture, the studio headed by Goichi Suda, also known as “Suda51.” The developer is famous for quirky and unapologetically juvenile …

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Suda51 Studio Bought by GungHo Online Entertainment

GungHo Online Entertainment (GOE), a Japanese publisher, today announced that it has acquired the video game development studio Grasshopper Manufacture. GOE stated that Grasshopper Manufacture will continue to operate under that name, and that games currently under development will not be affected. Grasshopper is headed by Goichi Suda, also well-known as “Suda51.” The studio is responsible for some of the …

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Lollipop Chainsaw Launch Trailer Released

The next twisted game from the mind of SUDA51 will hit stores this week, and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment is giving gamers one last preview of all the zombie-carving mayhem with a brand-new launch trailer. The game features a high school cheerleader, Juliet, who shows up to class on her 18th birthday, only to find that the zombie apocalypse has …

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Lollipop Chainsaw Voice Actors Announced

Have you heard about Lollipop Chainsaw yet? It’s the newest game from Suda51, a Japanese developer who always finds the most absurd concepts and makes them into the most compelling games. While his last game featured a crude Mexican demon hunter chasing Satan through hell, his newest game may be the strangest yet. Lollipop Chainsaw is about a cheerleader with …

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