The Earthbound Vibes Get Even Stronger In Knuckle Sandwich's Latest Trailer

Knuckle Sandwich is an RPG about day jobs and cults caught somewhere between Earthbound and Undertale. Need I say more? Advertisement It’s never clear whether fever dreams like these will pan out. I also had high hopes for Citizens of Earth, another Earthbound-inspired RPG from not too long ago that ended up feeling more than a little hollow. But Knuckle Sandwich feels different. Weirder-looking and potentially less imprisoned by convention, the game envisioned by Australia creator Andrew Brophy seems to want to take a cracked baseball bat to the genre as well as its inspirations. The trailer outlines a bunch of things you as the player can do in Knuckle Sandwich. They include, but are not limited to, Meet the locals Buy a thing Work it Take out the trash Pause the game Wait in line Ding Work it again Run from your problems Receive the greatest gift of all Catch every single one of them Fight for your life Instead of focusing on the grind of classic RPGs, however, the game seems to subscribe to the Undertale school of “less is more” when it READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!


Undertale on Piano Is iam8bit’s First “Series 88” Vinyl Album

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Undertale: Piano Collections album and sheet music is now available from Materia Collective

Official 15-track piano album and accompanying sheet music collection for intermediate pianists available for Toby Fox’s hit soundtrack. Press release: SEATTLE – February 24, 2017 – Materia Collective is thrilled to present the official UNDERTALE Piano Collections album, a stunning new take on Toby Fox’s hit videogame and accompanying soundtrack. This release is particularly exciting as it encompasses both a… READ FULL STORY AT THEGG!


Awesome Games Done Quick Raises over 2 Million Dollars: Beats Previous Record

In the early hours of this morning, Awesome Games Done Quick 2017 came to a close. The final speedrun was for Undertale with the challenge to get the true pacifist ending. It was right before TGH’s peaceful …Read More The post Awesome Games Done Quick Raises over 2 Million Dollars: Beats Previous Record by Leif Conti-Groome appeared first on DualShockers.


Steam’s Midweek Madness Deals Featuring Undertale, Red Faction, and More

Steam’s latest Midweek Madness offerings include the cult hit Undertale, several titles from the Red Faction series, and many other discounts. …Read More The post Steam’s Midweek Madness Deals Featuring Undertale, Red Faction, and More by Ryan Meitzler appeared first on DualShockers.


Undertale Creator Toby Fox Shares Images of Early Concepts and Designs

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Undertale Creator Shares Notebook Full Of Early Concepts And Art

Undertale creator Toby Fox took to social media yesterday to show off some early notes about the game’s creation. The notes feature early concepts for gameplay systems as well as early sketches of some beloved characters. Advertisement The notes were scrawled in a notebook that Fox used in college. Some of the initial pages show the concepts for the game’s morality and combat systems Somewhat more striking at the various drawings of fan favorite characters like Papyrus, Sans, and Undyne. Papyrus would have worn a fedora during the date sequence and Undyne looked a lot more like a fish. In addition to the character sketches, there’s a small bit of redacted information about another character related to Sans and Papyrus. Perhaps a veiled reference reference to the mysterious W. D. Gaster?   It’s interesting to see early versions of familiar characters. Undertale has a devoted fan following and much of that has to do with its memorable cast. As for Toby Fox? His takeaway is simple. Advertisement Advertisement “The point is, you don’t have to draw amazingly to READ FULL STORY AT KOTAKU!