Black Knight Sword News

Suda 51's papercraft platformer Black Knight Sword hits PSN today

As does GTA: San Andreas and Castlevania: SotN, only five years after NA.

No More Heroes and Killer 7 developer Grasshopper Manufacture, lead by eccentric designer Suda 51, has brought its latest 2D action platformer Black Knight Sword to PSN today. Its peculiar puppet theater aesthetic and haunting score by Silent Hill composer Akira Yamaoka are certainly eye and ear catching. It costs 7.99/€9.99.

Grasshopper unveils Black Knight Sword

Grasshopper unveils Black Knight Sword

Stylish platformer on PSN/XBLA next year.

Grasshopper Manufacture has added another title to its burgeoning release slate stylish downloadable platformer Black Knight Sword.

The quirky 2D side-scroller is being co-developed by German studio Digital Reality which is also collaborating on Grasshopper's Sine Mora shoot 'em up.

Planned for release on PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade early next year, you can get a taste of its stylish pop-up book aesthetic in the off-screen footage below.

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