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Game Developer – Skul: The Hero Slayer Gets Its Reunion Update Just In Time For Xbox GamePass

Skul: The Hero Slayer, the hit 2D roguelite platformer published by NEOWIZ and developed by SouthPAW Games, joins the ranks of Xbox GamePass today, and to celebrate little skelly with all the crazy heads is getting a brand new update.

More of a “Balance” update for Skul’s many maneuverable noggins, the Reformation update takes a drastic pass to the balance of most skulls in the game, adjusting factors like damage, kill time, and more. skill recharge and range. In addition to the big balance update, the update also includes improved visuals and a hit delay for all skulls.

Full patch notes can be found on Skul’s Steam page.

Skul is also now available as part of Xbox GamePass on Xbox consoles and Windows PCs.

Learn more about Skul: The Hero Slayer

‘Skul: The Hero Slayer’ is an action platformer that features rogue-like features such as ever-changing and challenging maps. It will keep you on your toes because you will never know what to expect. Skul is no ordinary skeleton. In addition to his formidable combat skills, he can gain exciting new abilities depending on the skull he wears. Use up to 2 skulls at a time, each with its own attack range, speed and power. Pick combos that suit your playstyle and switch them up in the heat of battle to bring your enemies to their knees. The power is in your hands!

The human race attacking the Demon King’s castle is nothing new and has happened countless times before. What makes this time different though, is that the Adventurers have decided to partner with the imperial army and the “Hero of Caerleon” to lead an all-out assault in hopes of eliminating the Demons once and for all. They attacked the demon fortress with overwhelming numbers and succeeded in its total destruction. All of the demons in the castle have been taken prisoner except for a single skeleton named “Skul”.

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About SouthPAW Games:

SouthPAW Games is a small independent development studio made up of 9 core members who started out as classmates. They started working on Skul: The Hero Slayer at a game development club in 2017 and have been developing the game together ever since. Skul: The Hero Slayer originally received support from a Korean crowdfunding site called Tumblbug and also received the “Grand Prize for Production” at GIGDC 2019.


Established in 1997, NEOWIZ, Inc. (KOSDAQ:095660) is a pioneer in social platforms and online games. As one of the leading gaming companies in Koreathe company has successfully published a wide variety of PC and mobile games through since 2003. In 2006, the company co-developed and launched the highly successful Fifa in line, nba streetand Battlefield Online with EA. NEOWIZ currently focuses on creating and maintaining online games for global audiences with high quality titles such as brown dustBlack Squad and DJMAX RESPECT.

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