Skul: The Hero Slayer 2D platformer sells over one million copies of the game on Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Thanks to the efforts of developer SouthPAW Games. Available with a discount on Steam as well as Humble Store.
Skul: The Hero Slayer the smash hit roguelite 2D platformer has now sold over one million copies globally. Doing so across platforms. With an over 90% approval rating on Steam. Skul has become one of the highest selling roguelite games alongside the likes Hades and Dead Cells. Recently, Skul: The Hero Slayer was also announced as one of the 12 games in Steam’s Platinum Tier for Early Access Graduates in 2021.
To celebrate this impressive achievement, Skul: The Hero Slayer will be on sale from January 27th through February 3rd, 2022. While offering its steepest discount on Steam, a bit less on Humble Store. As the first Korean packaged indie game to sell one million copies. Skul: The Hero Slayer sold 100,000 copies just 5 days after it was officially released in January 2021. While continuing to wow players the world over.
“It is very meaningful to be recognized by fans internationally,” said Seungchul Kim, CEO of NEOWIZ. “We’ll continue doing our best to bring quality games to users all over the world.”
SouthPAW Games CEO Sangwoo Park said, “By working with Neowiz in promotion, marketing, QA, and user-communication, we were able to focus on developing Skul to ensure that the final product was something we could be proud to call our own. Becoming partners with NEOWIZ was one of the best things to happen to our little Skul.”
Skul: The Hero Slayer – Official Launch Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows PC)
Skul: The Hero Slayer is an action platformer that boasts rogue-like features. Such as ever changing and challenging maps. It will keep you on your toes, as you will never know what to expect. Skul is no ordinary skeleton. In addition to his formidable fighting skills, he can gain new and exciting abilities. This also depends on which skull he’s wearing. Use up to 2 skulls at a time, each of which has its own unique attack range, speed, and power. Choose combos that match your playing style and switch them in the heat of battle. All due to bring your enemies to their knees. With Skul: The Hero Slayer, the power is in your hands.
The human race attacking the Demon King’s castle is nothing new, happening countless times before. What makes this time different though, is that the Adventurers decide to join forces with the Imperial Army. The ‘Hero of Caerleon’ is due to lead a full onslaught in hopes of wiping out the Demons once and for all. They attack the Demon stronghold with overwhelming numbers and succeed in its total destruction. All of the demons in the castle are now prisoner except for one lone skeleton, ‘Skul’.
Skul: The Hero Slayer roguelite 2D platformer is available on Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. Discounted 35% right now on Steam. For all of you loyal to Humble Store expect a 15% discount. With a base price of $19.99 USD / £15.49 / 16,79€.