Background

Hack, slash, and smash your way to victory in this red-hot arcade adventure from the award-winning development studio, The Behemoth! Featuring hand-drawn characters, Castle Crashers delivers unique hi-res illustrated visuals like nothing you've ever seen before.

Play with up to three friends locally or over Xbox LIVE and discover the mind-boggling magic and mystery in the amazing world we have created just for you. Save your princess, defend your kingdom, and crash some castles! Play with more than 20 unlockable characters, 40 weapons to customize your hero, and an arsenal of combos and magical attacks to choose from.

Gameplay

General hack and slash game play. It also includes using magic. The game play is straight forward. It involves a basic ranking system with many different weapons to use. You can also switch your character and start a new file instead of having the same rank for each character. Many new unlockable characters and much more stuff to do in this game.

Features

  • Intuitive combo and magic system: Unlock new combos and magical attacks as your character progresses through the game. You have an almost limitless amount of combos to perform alone, or with a group of friends.
* Arena mode: This mode allows players to battle each other head-on with four unique modes to choose from!
* Experience system: As you fight your way through the various levels of Castle Crashers, your character gains more experience points that will in return give you the option to adjust your four main stats -- Strength, Magic, Defense, and Agility.
* Weapons weapons weapons! Each player has the ability to unlock more than 40 weapons.
* Animal orbs: These little companions add enhancements to your attributes. Each pet has different abilities to benefit you, with various ways of unlocking each one. Defeat a boss and steal his companion, dig them up, or buy them at a store.

Information from - http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/c/castlecrashersxboxlivearcade/
* Treasure hunt: Unlockable items, weapons, pet companions, and characters are buried throughout the various levels of Castle Crashers.
* Stores: Spread across the various worlds of Castle Crashers, every store has specific items to sell. Collect gold from killing enemies, finding treasures, or opening chests, then take your collected gold to these stores for some weapons, items, character unlocks, and more!

Official URL

Official Site
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Castle Crashers has arrived for PC via Steam, at long last. Know what that means? The game is no longer a console... posted Sep 27, 12 1:27pm

Behemoth has confirmed that Castle Crashers will receive a PC version via a Steam release. Steam Cloud... posted Aug 16, 12 8:54am

Microsoft has a lot to celebrate, especially with the Xbox LIVE Arcade bringing in such high figures.  Beyond all... posted Apr 27, 10 8:17pm

Very fun. Not too bad at all. CastleCrashers X360

The Behemoth, creators of Alien Hominid and Castle Crashers, have announced that from Wednesday January 20th to... posted Jan 21, 10 10:09pm

[image1 width=153 height=210 float=left] If you own an Xbox 360, then you probably already know about the... posted Dec 30, 09 8:15pm

9.0

Castle Crashers is certainly a quirky title, and one that was released by The Behemoth...

If you haven't already heard, there's this pretty awesome game called Castle Crashers on Xbox LIVE Arcade, and it's... posted Mar 30, 09 8:08pm

Good, but can get frustationly hard. CastleCrashers X360
  • Genre: Arcade
  • Developer: The Behemoth
  • Publisher: The Behemoth
  • Released
    North AmericaAug 27, 2008
    EuropeAug 27, 2008
    JapanAug 27, 2008
    AustraliaAug 27, 2008
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