The Showdown Effect

October 15, 2013

Indie Gala October offers 13 games for $6

Another day, another bundle of games for cheap, and today it’s Indie Gala’s turn to offer you far too many games from far too many genres for far too low a price. For the next…

March 7, 2013

The Showdown Effect now in demo form

The Showdown Effect now in demo form

Paradox Interactive has now released Arrowhead’s The Showown Effect as a demo. The demo is now available on Steam so if you fancy checking out some 80’s themed side-scrolling shoot-em-up action you can pick it…

March 4, 2013

IncGamers Plays The Showdown Effect

IncGamers Plays The Showdown Effect

It’s time to check out our elite PC gaming skills *cough” as Peter, Tim, Paul and special guest Adam take on Paradox and Arrowhead Games’ latest online multiplayer title The Showdown Effect which is currently in…

January 31, 2013

The Showdown Effect swaggers into its beta phase

Arrowhead’s The Showdown Effect is taking one step closer to its big premiere, with the announcement that the 2.5D, movie-themed multiplayer shooter is now in beta. You can sign up for a chance to get…

January 17, 2013

The Showdown Effect shares some movie clichés

The Showdown Effect shares some movie clichés

Arrowhead’s The Showdown Effect isn’t holding back on the action movie theme. This latest selection of game footage is segmented by some animated scenes in which the game’s characters unleash a flurry of charmingly clichéd…

August 1, 2012

The Showdown Effect brings a minigun to medieval Europe [Video]

Arrowhead’s post-Magicka project The Showdown Effect is looking about as irreverent as their myths and magic mocking effort. The “2.5D” multiplayer brawler (in the sense of something like Super Smash Bros, not Streets of Rage)…