Release Date: 2008 (XBLA)/2010 (PSN) 2012 (Steam)
Developer: The Behemoth
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios/Playstation Network/Valve
Description: Castle Crashers is a side-scrolling beat-em-up that incorporates a small number of role-playing video game elements.
Castle Crashers was well received by critics on both platforms. The Xbox 360 version holds a score of 82.73% at GameRankings and 82/100 at Metacritic, while the PlayStation 3 version averages 88.67% and 85/100 at the same sites. The game was a commercial success, and the Xbox 360 version has sold over two million copies alone as of year-end 2010.