We are happy to announce that the US and global Steam release of Has-Been Heroes is finally here! Check out the release trailer from below. Who else is excited about the game? We know we are! Has-Been Heroes is a roguelike game developed by Frozenbyte in partnership with GameTrust, and it’s now available on Steam for all regions! The game is also available for Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox One in North America. The release for other regions is slated for early next week on April 4th. You can also find some fresh new screenshots below.
We are super excited to announce our new game Has-Been Heroes! This is our partnership project with GameTrust, now finally out in the open. Has-Been Heroes is a challenging roguelike game of strategy and action, coming in March 2017 for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC. Check out the announcement trailer below: The Storyline Embark on an epic quest with the Has-Been Heroes, a group of legendary champions once celebrated throughout the kingdom for their heroic deeds – they have killed rats, rescued a prince, fought wars, slain a dragon… The kingdom prospered and peace prevailed. Legends grew old, […]
The Frozenbyte team is creating something completely out of this world. Now we’re looking for talented programmers to join us in our quest of re-defining high-end gaming experiences. This October we are hosting a recruitment event where you can try our unannounced games and see why our goals are one of a kind. If you are interested in programming world-class games and creating something new and out of this world with awesome co-workers, send your CV to [email protected] We’re specifically looking for: Console Programmers MMO Programmers VR Programmers Voxel Programmers Gameplay Programmers Editor & Tools Programmers Engine Programmers … and […]
Yes, we’re holding playtesting again. So, if you want to try games that we haven’t released yet and happen to live or be in Finland, now might be your chance. All you need to do is to fill this form! However, I also recommend reading more about this from below. What is playtesting? We are holding play sessions for individuals from outside the company to get feedback and fresh perspective on our games. This might happen long before the game’s release! Unfortunately we can’t arrange the tests outside of our office, so you’ll have to visit us. Is this a […]
We’re happy to announce our new game Nine Parchments. It’s under development for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and slated for a 2017 release. Here is the game’s Steam page. This time we are introducing a co-operative blast’em up game of magic mayhem, which is also bringing our studio back to colorful fantasy! Here are some screenshots straight from the game: The story of the game revolves around a group of drop-out wizard apprentices, who’ve decided to skip their training for a quick path to the Nine Parchments. As these novice wizards rapidly discover powerful new spells and ignore […]
Woop woop! We’re leaving to gamescom on our #Hypevan on Sunday. Hopefully the van and we survive the road trip from Finland to Germany (…and back) You can track our progress with this cool tracking system: If you spot our #Hypevan anywhere, take a picture and share it with @Frozenbyte on Twitter, frozenbytegames on Instagram or Frozenbyte on Facebook! We’ll reward the eagle-eyed!
We are happy to announce the new Escape From the Castle update to Shadwen for all PC platforms: Windows, OS X and Linux. This update is available to both Steam and to DRM-free versions on GOG and Humble Store. The update is also on Origin and GeForce NOW. Along with fixes, the update is presenting 14 re-worked levels; they are very similar to the earlier levels, but reversed and tuned with more guards. You will also be able to find hidden treasure maps across them. Hopefully you’re in for the challenge! 😉 This update is icing on the cake as […]
This year we’ve decided to attend gamescom in Germany to announce a new game! Typically we’d be flying there like any other video game event, but deciding to get a booth changes things a bit… After weighing our options, we came up with a brilliant plan – why not drive there with our company van?! This is what we started out with: It needed some love, so here’s the progress after a bit of painting last weekend: Still needs some more tuning though, perhaps some bigger flames on the side? What would you like to see on our #HypeVan? Stay […]
While filming the Shadwen trailers, we came across a number of rather interesting events. Check out our failed scenes trailer If you’ve come across some funny things as well while playing as the stealth mom – share the clips with @ShadwenGame on Twitter! We’ll reward the best one with a Shadwen T-shirt!
Some good ol’ Trine news for a change! Trine Enchanted Edition and Trine 2: Complete Story are now available in Origin Access! The point of Origin Access is that it’s essentially a membership for a collection of PC games that you can download and play, and the list of games keeps growing over time. Trine and Trine 2 are now included Check out the full list of games available, and more info here: https://www.origin.com/en-us/store/browse/vault-games
Less than two weeks to go! Launch platforms include PC, PS4™, OS X® and Linux. The launch price of the game will vary slightly based on platforms and stores and their pricing policies. On PC it will be $14.55 / 14.55€ or less, and the regular price once the launch discount is over will be $16.99 / 16.99€ across all platforms and stores. Shadwen will be available for purchase from Steam®, PSN™, GOG.com, Humble Store, Origin™, the Mac® App Store®, and the GeForce NOW™ store.
We’re stoked to announce that Shadwen will emerge from the Shadows in May 2016! The initial launch platforms are PC and PlayStation 4. Shadwen will launch at a spectacularly low launch discount price of $14.55 on PC, following a “demo event” campaign where gamers from all over the world were able to play a sneak-peek beta demo and lower the launch price by doing so. The starting price was $35 but over 20.000 downloads, 3.5 million points, and over 100.000 killed guards dropped the price to $14.55 (with a launch discount applied). The final launch price of the game will […]