Kind of sparse, any more info?

#1 Posted by Hsizzay (13 posts) -

Couple of questions --

  • The box art is just a throwback, yeah? This wasn't an old Sega game brought back from the dead?
  • Isn't Krunch also the name of some kind of software development strategy? Is that just a coincidence?
#2 Posted by twobitart (5 posts) -

The box art isn't the real box art, it was a joke I painted on Twitter like a year ago - whomever created the wiki page didn't bother checking facts, apparently.

#3 Posted by panvixyl (325 posts) -

@twobitart: Well, it's a very cute joke. Nicely done at any rate!

#4 Posted by vieko (3 posts) -

We'll post an actual photo the Collector's Edition cover soon.... there's a photo of the mockup here: http://www.krunchgame.com/

#5 Posted by twobitart (5 posts) -

Lol. You posted that cover, didn't you, V? No one remembers that Master System cover! *shakes fists*

#6 Posted by PandaBear (1264 posts) -

@twobitart said:

The box art isn't the real box art, it was a joke I painted on Twitter like a year ago - whomever created the wiki page didn't bother checking facts, apparently.

<begin the "I'm such a retro fan!!" lies here>

Oh man I remember sorta renting this game when I was a kid. Old 8-Bit games are the best!! I love how hard they are and how I forget that and then I play them again without my fucking rose tinted glasses and suck at them in a the first few minutes so I stop playing them but then keep telling people what an 8-Bit fan I am!! Remember Columns? LOL!!!

#7 Edited by twobitart (5 posts) -
<begin the "I'm such a retro fan!!" lies here>
Oh man I remember sorta renting this game when I was a kid. Old 8-Bit games are the best!! I love how hard they are and how I forget that and then I play them again without my fucking rose tinted glasses and suck at them in a the first few minutes so I stop playing them but then keep telling people what an 8-Bit fan I am!! Remember Columns? LOL!!!
#8 Posted by Kraznor (1573 posts) -

Here is an editorial a friend of mine wrote up about the game, has some details and assets in there from the game.

#9 Posted by PandaBear (1264 posts) -

@twobitart said:

<begin the "I'm such a retro fan!!" lies here>
Oh man I remember sorta renting this game when I was a kid. Old 8-Bit games are the best!! I love how hard they are and how I forget that and then I play them again without my fucking rose tinted glasses and suck at them in a the first few minutes so I stop playing them but then keep telling people what an 8-Bit fan I am!! Remember Columns? LOL!!!

:|

#10 Edited by Error52 (5 posts) -

Does "Masocore" mean really hard or "Bullshit unfair" like IWBTG? If it's the former then I might give it a shot...

#11 Posted by vieko (3 posts) -

There's tons of hard and arguably a few "bullshit unfair" spots in KRUNCH... Overall, a challenging experience! I love someone here tagged it Masocore :) Tempted to rename our upcoming Hardcore Mode to MASO Mode.

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