Grasshopper Manufacture Archive

  • Review: Diabolical Pitch

    Review: Diabolical Pitch

    Diabolical Pitch is like that wild ‘n’ crazy rookie pitching prospect, the guy with the sick breaking ball that no batter can seem to touch. You bring him up to the majors for the Big Game—or in this case download him to your Xbox 360 […]

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  • Review: Sine Mora

    Review: Sine Mora

    Enemy fighters, towering leviathan robots and incessant rainbow bursts of deadly projectiles aren’t your biggest enemies in Sine Mora, the high-class shmup from the head-trip kids at Grasshopper Manufacture and Digital Reality. Not even close. No, public enemy one is the white digital timer at […]

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  • Diabolical Pitch Trailer Tosses a Goofy Kinect Curveball

    Diabolical Pitch Trailer Tosses a Goofy Kinect Curveball

    Only Suda 51 and his crazy team of Grasshopper Manufacture developers could come up with a Kinect game about a baseball pitcher with a bionic arm who throws for survival in a demented amusement park shooting gallery crawling with evil, big-headed animal mascots. I’m not […]

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  • XBLA Shmup Sine Mora Dated and Trailered

    XBLA Shmup Sine Mora Dated and Trailered

    More shmup action is heading your XBLA way in less than a month’s time, Digital Reality, Grasshopper Manufacture and Microsoft today announcing their collaborative Xbox 360 exclusive downloadable shoot ’em up, Sine Mora, is set to blast off on March 21st. It’ll carry a 1,200 […]

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  • Lollipop Chainsaw Announcement Trailer

    Lollipop Chainsaw Announcement Trailer

    Suda51 and Grasshopper Manufacture are back at it again with another kooky game of sex, blood, and rock & roll. Juliet Starling stars as the hot cheerleader / zombie hunter heroine of Lollipop Chainsaw, coming to PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2012.

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  • Shadows of the Damned’s First Two Acts in Six Screenshots

    Shadows of the Damned’s First Two Acts in Six Screenshots

    If these six new screenshots depicting scenes from the game’s first two chapters are any indication, Shadows of the Damned is going to be one helluva wicked ride. In one screen, hero and demon hunter Garcia Hotspur is aiming for a nad shot on a […]

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  • Microsoft Forges Alliance with Legendary Japanese Creators for Five Exclusive Kinect Games

    Microsoft Forges Alliance with Legendary Japanese Creators for Five Exclusive Kinect Games

    PlayStation and Nintendo may rule Japan, but give credit to Microsoft for its exhaustive efforts to make the Xbox brand a competitor. In a move that could turn the tide in favor of Kinect over PlayStation Move, Microsoft has announced an alliance with legendary Japanese […]

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  • EA Shacks Up With Epic Games, Grasshopper Manufacture on Two New IPs

    EA Shacks Up With Epic Games, Grasshopper Manufacture on Two New IPs

    As I mentioned earlier when sharing my disdain over Celebrity Sports Showdown, EA has shown drastic improvement in the development of core franchises and signing of new original properties over the past year or so. After a step back with the aforementioned celeb sports game, […]

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