PIT PEOPLE UPDATE 4: VIBRANT VILLAINS is wrapping up development now. The Pit People Update will release on both Xbox One Game Preview and Steam Early Access on June 22, 2017!
This update has taken us longer than previous updates due to the amount of content Update 4 will include. We have been working on the next part of the story along with a whole new world map that will have 15 new side missions. We’re also happy to announce that we’ve got two new series of side quests in the City, each with multiple parts to the quests!
With everything combined, Pit People players can expect at least another 5 hours of gameplay in Update 4!
We’ve also got additional improvements: The House will have custom gear buttons for the creatures, the Marquette will display how many items you already have for any items being sold, the ability to choose to allow/disallow Auto-battlers from your PVP session, and more! (See the full change list below)
Live Streaming June 19th – 4:00PM to 5:30PM PST
Before we release Update 4, we’ll be giving a sneak peek of the changes we’ve made in the game and the decisions behind those improvements.
Part of the stream will showcase one of our new World Map missions and we’ll also do a task from Emperor’s Orders (which came out in Update 3) — We aren’t going to be showing story, so no need to worry about seeing big spoilers!
Our co-founder & art director, Dan Paladin, will be hosting the live stream on the Behemoth’s Twitch channel and we’re going to do simultaneous broadcasts on Mixer and Facebook Live for the first time!
We’re headed back to Austin, Texas for our 5th time exhibiting at Rooster Teeth Expo (RTX)! You’ll be able to find us at RTX 2017 Booth 401 (next to our friends, Supergiant Games) from July 7 to July 9 and we’re going to have lots of new stuff this year.
Our custom-built arcade cabinets are returning with us. Come play Pit People, BattleBlock Theater, and Back Off Barbarian! We’ll also have brand new 2-player Pit People arcade cabinets to play!! These arcade cabinets are built by our hands for your hands!!!
All the demos at RTX are free to play as always. <3
We’ll have official merchandise at our Gift Shop, including blind-boxed capsules in our Chonku Chonku machine! For $5, you’ll be able to get a token to place into the machine and it will pop out a capsule with either a keychain or one of the Castle Crashers mini-figurines! (Pins will no longer be available at RTX this year)
There will also be 3 Pit People t-shirt designs (XS – 2XL) and Pit People plushies for sale. Tees are $20 each and Plushies are $25 each.
Everything is available while supplies last since we can only ship so much over from San Diego. Get there early to buy some official Behemoth merch!
Daily Pit People PVP Challenge
RTX attendees looking for some Pit People competition will be rewarded with our brand new competitive Pit People cabinets. Come by our booth and challenge a fellow attendee for a chance to win merch and cash!
Click HERE to see our Pit People PVP Challenge rules and schedule.
Edited on 7/5/2017 to include competition details
Our Remastered version of Castle Crashers for Xbox One is now available in Australia and New Zealand! Thanks to everyone who has remained patient with us — your love was never ending and we’re here to reciprocate.
Just a reminder to our fans who already have Castle Crashers for the Xbox 360, you’ll be able to access the loyalty discount on Xbox One (A.K.A. the We-Love-You-Forever discount) when you purchase Castle Crashers Remastered on the same account that owns Castle Crashers for XBLA.
The full price for Castle Crashers Remastered (CCR) is $19.95 AUD / NZ $19.95. Players who already own Castle Crashers for Xbox 360 will get the We-Love-You-Forever discount and CCR will be $6.65 AUD / NZ $7.45. (Just make sure you’re logged into the account that owns CC for Xbox 360!)
Other curiosities to check out:
–Click to see what the difference is between Castle Crashers and Castle Crashers Remastered
–Click to see how to transfer your save data from the Xbox 360 version to the Remastered Xbox One version
–Click to see what cross-game unlocks you’ll get in Pit People if you own that game plus Castle Crashers Remastered on Xbox One