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Interview with Anodyne developer Sean Han Tani

Thursday, September 20th, 2018

The critically acclaimed and award-winning Anodyne arrives on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this week.

It’s been a pleasure working with the developer, Analgesic Productions, to finally bring this gem of a game to consoles.

We were drawn to Anodyne due to its Legend of Zelda influence combined with a dark but also humorous narrative which results in a 16-bit action-adventure game with a twist.

We chatted with Sean Han Tani, the game’s creator, about the studio, the game, its positive reception and his collaboration with Marina Kittaka. (more…)

Anodyne competition winners

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Competition

Thanks to everyone who entered our Anodyne competition.

The correct answer to our question about how long the game took to make was 10 months.

If you didn’t win, you will be able to download Anodyne on PlayStation 4 from 18 September (US) / 19 September (EU/UK/AU/NZ), or on Xbox One from 21 September.

Congratulations to our 5 winners who have already been contacted via email. They will each receive a download code for Anodyne once it has been released. The winners are: (more…)

Anodyne competition – win a download code for Xbox One or PS4!

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Competition

Enter our Anodyne competition to win one of five download codes for PS4 or Xbox One.

The competition closes on Friday 14th September 2018 at 3pm Australian Eastern Standard Time and winners will be drawn shortly after.

ENTRIES TO THIS COMPETITION ARE NOW CLOSED

Anodyne now available for digital pre-order on Xbox One

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Anodyne on Xbox

Anodyne is now available for digital pre-order on Xbox One.

Pre-order your copy now so you can immediately play the game when it is released on Xbox One on September 21.

Anodyne will cost only US$9.99 / €9.99.

Click here to pre-order Anodyne on Xbox One

Anodyne will also be released digitally on PlayStation 4 on September 18 (US regions) and 19 (EU/AU/NZ regions).

Check out our press release for more details of the anodyne release on Xbox One and PS4

PS4blog interview with Anodyne dev Sean Han Tani

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

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Here’s another article featuring Anodyne developer Sean Han Tani.

This time it’s from PS4blog.net and covers Anodyne and the other games Sean has been working on.

Click here to read the article

The origins of Anodyne on the PlayStation Blog

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

Anodyne on PS Blog

Sean Han Tani, one of the developers of Anodyne, has written an article on the PlayStation Blog about the origins of Anodyne and what it’s like to develop a game during college.

Click here to read the article

Anodyne Releases on PS4 & Xbox One 18-21 September

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Great news – Anodyne will be released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One between 18th to 21st September.

Anodyne will cost US$9.99 / €9.99.

Our full press release is below. (more…)

The Lost Summer: a game for 11-14 year olds to help develop online intelligence and resilience

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Australia’s Office of the eSafety Commissioner has developed an online game for 11-14 year olds which is now available for free on the App Store, Google Play or on desktop.

The Lost summer immerses players in a futuristic environment where they need to exercise personal and social capabilities such as critical thinking, empathy, resilience, respect and responsibility to complete challenges and advance through the game.

Nic Watt, our Creative Director, was approached by the Office of the eSafety Commissioner to be the game’s Product and Experience Designer. We are delighted and proud that Nic’s vision has been realised in the launch of The Lost Summer.

Find out more about the game, including teachers’ guides and support, from the Office of the eSafety Commissioner site.

Nnooo 50% off Sale on Nintendo eShops

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

 

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Our Nnooo 50% off Sale is now active on the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U eShops!

Download The Legend of Kusakari, Blast ‘Em Bunnies and escapeVektor on Nintendo 3DS and Cubemen 2 on Wii U for half price!

The Blast ‘Em Bunnies Mega Bundle (which includes all skin, arena and multiplier DLC) is also 50% off.

It’s a great chance to get your hands on our award-winning and critically acclaimed games on Nintendo platforms at a knockdown price! Download them now before the sale ends!

50% off Blast ‘Em Bunnies Super Mega Bundle in Deals with Gold

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

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The Blast ‘Em Bunnies Super Mega Bundle is 50% off on Xbox One in this week’s Deals with Gold.

The Super Mega Bundle includes all skin, arena and coin multiplier DLC packs as well as the main game so it’s packed with content!

You can download the Super Mega Bundle on Xbox One for one week only for only US$10 / €10 / £8 / AU$13.48.

Click here to purchase the Super Mega Bundle on Xbox One

Click here to find out more about Blast ‘Em Bunnies