Hooray: Skulls of the Shogun Is Escaping The Clutches Of Windows 8

To the disappointment of many, the PC version of 17-BIT's weird and enjoyable RTS Skulls of the Shogun was tethered to Windows 8 upon release. If you wanted to play it on PC, you'd have to upgrade your OS. No one wanted to do that. Thankfully, the game's finally breaking free. » 6/18/13 2:00pm 6/18/13 2:00pm

Skulls of the Shogun—Microsoft Surface's Best Hope for a Good Video…

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If you've got a device with a Microsoft logo on it, you'll be able to play 17-Bit's action/strategy title, Skulls of the Shogun. The long-brewing game—playable on Xbox 360, PC, Surface and Windows Phone, complete with asynchronous turns—will be out at the end of the month. Come for the great music and fun character… » 1/10/13 1:15pm 1/10/13 1:15pm

This Game Will Take Cross-Platform To A Whole New Level

It was only recently that I learned how cool it can be to have a game work on multiple platforms. Playing Metal Gear HD Collection on both Vita and PS3 is remarkably cool, and points to a future where we can fit games more easily into our everyday lives. » 6/28/12 5:00pm 6/28/12 5:00pm

Skulls of the Shogun's Undead Samurai Strategy Battles Will Be a…

Giant AAA games tend to dominate the discourse during E3 week. But sometimes it's only the indie-developed titles that give you the buzz you're looking for. Say you're a fan of great animation, Wu-Tang style hip-hop-inflected feudal Japanese soundtracks and turn-based strategy. Nothing shown at Microsoft's de-press… » 6/05/12 3:30pm 6/05/12 3:30pm

This is Skulls of the Shogun. You Should Be Aware of It.

Some people have called Skulls of the Shogun the best strategy game of E3. I've called it a "Wu-Tang Advance Wars." Let's here how the game's lead creator, Jake Kazdal, describes the game in this exclusive developer documentary provided to Kotaku by Kazdal and his crew. » 7/22/11 9:00pm 7/22/11 9:00pm

Skulls of the Shogun Is The Wu-Tang Advance Wars We Didn't Know We…

It helps if you can hear the soundtrack. It helps if you loved Advance Wars. It might even help if you liked listening to the Wu-Tang Clan or watched Kill Bill a decade ago and developed a love for an old martial arts movie like Shogun Assassin. » 4/05/11 12:00pm 4/05/11 12:00pm