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Super Crate Box

2 months ago

After 10 years, Dutch indie duo Vlambeer call it quits

After a decade of monitor-shattering screenshake, the Gun Godz at Vlambeer are closing their doors. The creators of Nuclear Throne, Luftrausers, Super Crate Box and many more delightfully crunchy shooters today announced that Vlambeer's time is up. While Rami Ismail and JW Nijman aren't quitting games for good, they'll no longer be releasing them under the banner of a hastily-drawn flaming bear - with the…

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7 years ago

Feature: Feeling Vlambeer

Interview: Jan Willem Nijman On Nuclear Throne’s “Feel”

Nuclear Throne is an "action roguelike-like": a top-down shooter with permadeath, set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland and starring a cast of mutants who need to hoover up radiation to gain in power. It's fast, frantic, and made by Vlambeer, the two-man indie development studio behind similarly compulsive shooters Super Crate Box and LUFTRAUSER.Nuclear Throne (formerly Wasteland Kings) is currently available in Steam Early Access, and…

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Wasteland Kings Is Vlambeer’s All-Star Roguelike

VLAMBEER NEVER STOPS. I know. They told me so. Seriously though, Luftrausers isn't even off the launchpad yet, and the Super Crate Box developer is already making admirable progress on a very impressive-looking action-roguelike called Wasteland Kings. I actually had the chance to play it and discuss its various ins-and-outs with Vlambeer recently, so expect impressions very soon. But until then, know this: it's a…

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Feature: Vlambeer Vs The World

The Story Of The World’s Unluckiest Game Developers

Ever had one of those days where it feels like the whole world's out to get you? Like you just can't win? Like you are a magnet whose polarity is perfectly calibrated to attract gigantic, writhing jerkswarms who will stop at nothing to steal everything you love? Congratulations: you might be Super Crate Box and LUFTRAUSERS (among many, many other things) developer Vlambeer. Between countless…

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10 years ago

Living In A Box: Super Crate Box Released

It's out! Super Crate Box is out! Go skedaddling over to the site immediately and download yourself the finest and most frenetic freeware game we've seen all... month? Perhaps, perhaps. I've posted the trailer again below, just in case you missed me talking about this excitedly earlier in the week. Now you can talk about it excitedly yourselves!You know, the Disc Gun gets the bad…

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Oh My Goodness: Super Crate Box

So it turns out you all need to put at least half an hour aside this Friday. Why? Because that's when indie freeware title Super Crate Box is released. Dutch devs Vlambeer sent us a preview build, and it's inspiringly competent stuff. You know condensed milk? Super Crate Box is like that, only with fun instead of milk.You can watch a video beneath the jump,…

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