Grasshopper Manufacture Archive

  • Contest: Killer is Dead PlayStation 3 Giveaway

    Contest: Killer is Dead PlayStation 3 Giveaway

    What’s this? A new giveaway? Yup, sorry for the wait, y’all. I know we haven’t given anything away since, like, Halloween. That’s far too long to go without handing out some freebies, I’m sure you will agree. In the spirit of holiday giving, we’re back […]

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  • Review: Killer is Dead

    Review: Killer is Dead

    When I think back on my time with this game and try to come up with something to say about it, all I can think of is “style over substance.” This is a criticism that has traditionally been made of games involving either Suda51 or the […]

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  • That Mondo Zappa is One Smooth Operator

    That Mondo Zappa is One Smooth Operator

    Remember how all launch copies of Suda51 action game Killer is Dead will ship as a deluxe edition box set? Well, one of the perks of this special edition, in addition to the art book and soundtrack CD, is a piece of downloadable content called […]

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  • Killer is Dead Ship Date and Deluxe Launch Edition Announced

    Killer is Dead Ship Date and Deluxe Launch Edition Announced

    The next great bizarro action game from Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture is set to slice up store shelves on August 27th, XSEED Games confirmed today. At launch, all initial PS3 and Xbox 360 copies of Killer is Dead will be available in a deluxe edition […]

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  • Girls, Gigolo Glasses & Moon Walking in Killer is Dead

    Girls, Gigolo Glasses & Moon Walking in Killer is Dead

    Mondo Zappa is the man. He’s got a cybernetic arm. He’s a master swordsman. He has three hot ladies, affectionately known as the “Mondo Girls” (a play on “Bond Babes” I’m guessing), fighting for his love. He’s equipped with a sweet pair of gigolo glasses […]

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  • Killer is Dead’s First English Trailer is Here to Execute You

    Killer is Dead’s First English Trailer is Here to Execute You

    Blood. Sex. Cheesy acting. Stylized cel-shaded graphics. A protagonist who slices dudes up with a sword in his right hand and uses his cybernetically enhanced left arm to finish the job with interchangeable weapons like a drill and a machine gun. And his name is […]

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  • Review: Liberation Maiden

    Review: Liberation Maiden

    The world might not necessarily be safer, but it’d sure be more interesting if our modern world leaders made like the president of New Japan in Level-5 and Grasshopper Manufacture’s Liberation Maiden, hopping into a cutting-edge mech on the heels of a Parliamentary vote to […]

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  • How to Build Your Own Sine Mora LEGO Ships

    How to Build Your Own Sine Mora LEGO Ships

    After an exclusive stint on Xbox Live Arcade, Grasshopper Manufacture and Digital Reality’s time-based diesel punk shmup, Sine Mora, is set to make its PlayStation Network debut on both PS3 and Vita next Tuesday, November 20. That’s great news and all, but you wanna know […]

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  • Review: Lollipop Chainsaw

    Review: Lollipop Chainsaw

    Nobody will ever accuse Suda51, the twisted mind responsible for Killer7, No More Heroes and Shadows of the Damned, of subtlety. Videogame development’s equivalent of Quentin Tarantino has never met an F-bomb, decapitated head or crimson shower of blood he wouldn’t showcase seven times over. […]

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  • Sine Mora Blasts Onto PlayStation Vita Soon

    Sine Mora Blasts Onto PlayStation Vita Soon

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