Battle Princess Madelyn (WiiU)
Arcade November 2019
A two-dimensional platform game developed by the independent studio Causal Bit Games (the creators of 2014 Insanityís Blade). During the game the player controls princess Madelyn who was forced to fight evil in order to save the kingdom and her family. The gameplay of Battle Princess Madelyn relates to classic titles like Ghosts ín Goblins and Ghouls Ďn Ghosts. The game focuses on the agility of the player, making him escape traps and jump between platforms while fighting skeletons, demons and big bosses. At the beginning of the game Madelyn lacks any armor and powerful weapons, but she is accompanied by the ghost of a dead dog named Fritzy. After some time the pair gains new weapons and better powers that enable them to, among other things, shoot fire. The levels hide many secrets, including secret areas. The game also features two versions of soundtrack Ė one references 8-bit consoles and another is a modern version of it.
Shovel Knight: King of Cards (WiiU)
Arcade December 2019
The last expansion to the well-received game Shovel Knight. Both the add-on and the base game have been developed by Yacht Club Games. The main protagonist of the expansion is the titular King of Cards, who is one of the bosses the player has to fight as the Shovel Knight in the base game. The main protagonist has to prove their rights to the crown by defeating three usurpers from the neighboring lands. Similarly to the base game, Shovel Knight: King of Cards is a 2D platform game with RPG elements. The new hero fights and moves in a different manner than the previous protagonists - he mounts a short charge, which stuns the enemies and destroys some of the obstacles on the map. He also has a special ability - he can perform a pirouette on enemies' heads multiple times. As one progresses through the story, the character acquires more powerful weapons, armor, and new companions. An interesting element of the game is a minigame, in which one can play cards with NPCs. The gameplay revolves around the story campaign, which is well complemented by special challenges, in which one can test their skills in platform puzzles as well as combat.
Shovel Knight: Showdown (WiiU)
Fighting December 2019
Another extension to the warmly received Shovel Knighta, whose development is the responsibility of the authors of the original - Yacht Club Games studio. Unlike other DLCs, Showdown is not a feature addition - it introduces a new gameplay mode instead.
Hex Heroes (WiiU)
Hex Heroes is a real-time cooperative strategy game. One player takes on the role of Commander-in-Chief and gives orders to four other players. Thanks to efficient cooperation, the team develops the kingdom and gradually fortifies it. The aim of the game is to defend enemies from attacking hordes of enemies or to destroy their seats.