The Indie Megabooth has just revealed the lineup for PAX East 2015, and a number of ID@Xbox titles will be featured. Drop by the booth and you’ll be able to check out:
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, from Asteroid Base
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a frantic 1- or 2-player couch co-op action game in development for Xbox One and Steam (PC + Mac). Explore a colourful galaxy in a crazy neon spaceship that you control together by manning turrets, lasers, shields and thrusters. Only through teamwork can you triumph over evil robots, rescue kidnapped space bunnies, and avoid a vacuumy demise. Deep space is a dangerous place, but at least you don’t have to face it alone!
SpeedRunners, from tinyBuild
In a city filled with superheroes, getting to crimes becomes a competition on its own. Fortunately there are enough rockets, bombs, grappling hooks, spikes, and other goodies lying around — to make the competition fun and fast. Welcome to SpeedRunners.SpeedRunners is a 4 player competitive platformer with grappling hooks, power-ups, and interactive environments. Run, jump, swing around, fire rockets, grapple onto people to knock them off screen.
WE ARE DOOMED, from Vertex Pop
WE ARE DOOMED is a twin-stick shooter where you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam. Dive head-first into the action with reckless ambition, charge the SUPERBEAM, and zap everything out of existence in an instant. Chase high scores or just enjoy the beautiful explosion of geometry, colour and light.
Tumblestone, from The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild
Tumblestone is a casual puzzle and competitive multiplayer game from the creators of The Bridge. Tumblestone’s beautiful, hand-drawn artwork will captivate you while the maddeningly addictive gameplay will keep you playing “just one more round” with your friends. While at first glance it may look similar to other Match-3 games, Tumblestone completely reinvents the genre with a unique experience that you won’t forget.
Additionally, at the Minibooth, you can find Ninja Pizza Girl, by Disparity Games.
Ninja Pizza Girl is a serious game about self-esteem, bullying and resilience – and pizza delivering ninjas.Ninja Pizza Girl is a level-based platform game that draws inspiration from “Mirror’s Edge” and the Sega 16-bit classic “Sonic the Hedgehog. Its deeply-woven story follows Gemma, a sixteen-year-old girl working as a pizza delivery ninja for her father’s independent Pizzeria. In a world where slums teeter on top of skyscrapers, where powerful mega-corporations exploit the poor and where quality pizza is hard to come by, Gemma must fight to keep her ideals, her family and their business intact in face of the most merciless enemies known to any teenage girl – other teenagers.
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