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Among the new games and content being revealed during E3 this year, we heard some exciting news regarding one of our personal favorite co-op beat-em-up titles, Castle Crashers! This summer, fans of the smash hit indie title will be able to grab the remastered version of the game on Xbox One! That's right, Castle Crashers will once again ...

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Xbox Live Sale Discounts Dragon Age: Inquisition and MoreDanny Cowan

Inquisition's Digital Deluxe Edition, which includes a selection of in-game items, and a digital soundtrack, is also on sale this week for $41.99. You can additionally take advantage of a sale on Sunset Overdrive's Season Pass this week, which adds a number of co-op Chaos Squad zones to the game's world.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/12924/xbox-live-sale-discounts-dragon-age-inquisition-and-more.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/12924/xbox-live-sale-discounts-dragon-age-inquisition-and-more.html Castle Crashers Character DLC Brawls onto PSNTaylor Killian

 Xbox 360 users who own both Castle Crashers and Battleblock Theater are given the Can't Stop Crying pack (and an achievement) for free, but that game isn't out on PSN. You'll have to fork over the two bucks if you want to hack and slash as a tophat adorned and chronically sobbing Hatty.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10874/castle-crashers-character-dlc-brawls-onto-psn.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10874/castle-crashers-character-dlc-brawls-onto-psn.html Crash Theaters with the Behemoth XBLA Sale Sam Tyler

Castle Crashers is a stone cold classic of this generation, selling by the bucket load and also being excellent to play, as our review will attest.  At only $7.49/£4.99 it is a bargain.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10779/crash-theaters-with-the-behemoth-xbla-sale.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10779/crash-theaters-with-the-behemoth-xbla-sale.html Happy Wars Meets Castle Crashers in Title Update 5Christopher Metz

The fifth playable update for Happy Wars was recently announced by Toylogic Inc. This time around, in collaboration with another game developer, The Behemoth, Happy Wars will be gaining some Castle Crashers items to adorn players warriors with, along with an all new game mode to do battle!

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10110/happy-wars-meets-castle-crashers-in-title-update-5.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/10110/happy-wars-meets-castle-crashers-in-title-update-5.html Castle Crashers Steam Giveaway!Nick Puleo

Castle Crashers is finally gracing the PC with a proper release.  The Behemoth masterpiece co-op game is now out on Steam with full four player local and online co-op support.  It's available on both Mac and PC for $14.99 today and comes complete with all the personality, weapons, and colorful characters as the 360 and PS3 release of the game.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8997/castle-crashers-steam-giveaway.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8997/castle-crashers-steam-giveaway.html Castle Crashers Gets a PC/Mac Release DateMarc Allie

In 2008, one of the greatest beat-em-ups of all time was released on Xbox Live Arcade. It went on to become a smash hit, one of the best selling games on the service. In 2010, that same game was released on the Playstation Network, allowing PS3 owners to enjoy it. Now, more than four years after its initial release, non-console gamers can get their hands on Castle Crashers

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8979/castle-crashers-gets-a-pc-mac-release-date.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8979/castle-crashers-gets-a-pc-mac-release-date.html Castle Crashers Finally Crashing on Steam This YearPaul Acevedo

It seems like porting downloadable console games to Steam is the cool thing to do these days. Iron Brigade just came out on PC this week, and now The Behemoth has announced a Steam port of their popular co-op brawl-PG Castle Crashers. With the relative scarcity of local co-op in PC games, we're pleased to report this one will feature both online and offline 4-player co-op. Plus it boasts such modest system requirements, even Co-Optimus' own Andrew Gaskill should be able to run it! Check out those requirements and the feature list after the break.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8780/castle-crashers-finally-crashing-on-steam-this-year.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8780/castle-crashers-finally-crashing-on-steam-this-year.html Cheap Co-Op Games Alert: Scott Pilgrim, Outland and Castle CrashersNick Puleo

There's a handful of game sales going on this week, the first of which is occurring over on the PlayStation Network for Ubisoft titles.  Included in that sale are co-op games Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Outland.  PlayStation Plus members can get those games for 50% off - or $4.89.  Everyone else can get it for 30% off - or $6.99.  Scott Pilgrim features 4 player local co-op while Outland features two player online co-op.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8250/cheap-co-op-games-alert-scott-pilgrim-outland-and-castle-crashers.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/8250/cheap-co-op-games-alert-scott-pilgrim-outland-and-castle-crashers.html Castle Crashers Title Update 2 and Pink Knight DLC Keep the Co-op AlivePaul Acevedo

Castle Crashers is probably the best side-scrolling beat-em-up in recent memory, if not all time. The XBLA version just got a little better as The Behemoth has finally published a second title update, fixing many of the game’s longstanding issues. The update also introduces a new piece of DLC, the Pink Knight pack. And it’s free! (The Pink Knight has been available as paid DLC in the PSN version since February.)

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/6687/castle-crashers-title-update-2-and-pink-knight-dlc-keep-the-co-op-alive.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/6687/castle-crashers-title-update-2-and-pink-knight-dlc-keep-the-co-op-alive.html Big Sale at the Xbox LIVE Marketplace Andrew Gaskill

Deals of the Week, One Day Sales, Special Offers, Gold Membership pricing, the list goes on.  There is a ton of content for sale over at the Xbox LIVE Marketplace, and much of it supports co-op.  Lists get awfully boring, unless their designed to save you money.  Check out these sale items.

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]]> http://www.co-optimus.com/article/5847/big-sale-at-the-xbox-live-marketplace.html http://www.co-optimus.com/article/5847/big-sale-at-the-xbox-live-marketplace.html Splinter Cell Conviction's Co-Op Design: Core Principles To Encourage Co-Op BehaviorKatrina Pawlowski

When looking at game design, a few things are necessary in order for co-op to work properly. Most of these things gamers don’t think about on a day to day basis - and it’s not covered in our Co-Op Terminology guide. It’s the core principles for getting players to work together, which Ubisoft designer Patrick Redding disclosed at GDC. He talks about moments where he is very satisfied with during the co-op test phase, and things that every developer (should) think about during co-op development.

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