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Ghosts ‘n Goblins ‘n Gonks: Cursed Castilla Released

Cursed Castilla [official site], an expanded version of Locomalito’s ace Maldita Castilla, has arrived on PC for more Ghosts ‘n Goblins-y, Tiger Road-ish shooty platforming action. It improves on the original with new levels, new enemies, new bosses, a new illustrated bestiary, new songs, and remastered audio – it’s the fancy polished commercial version of a game that was already really quite pleasant. This revamp (also known as Maldita Castilla EX) hit Xbone first but is now back home, soaked in pixel art ichor. Here, check out the launch trailer: Read the rest of this entry »

Oh, What a Knight: Maldita Castilla

 Knight, knight. Man, I am tired.
Chivalry is not dead! Phew. It’s been a long time since I’ve chivalled so when Maldita Castilla’s demo asked me to don armour and beard to fight off a wave of evil in the cursed Kingdom of Castile, I immediately sprang into action. We’ve talked about Locomalito’s lovingly crafted games before and this is shaping up to be a beauty. But what is it? Well, the most important thing about Maldita Castilla is that it’s not Ghosts ‘n’ Goblins. The second most important thing is that it’s really bloody close to being Ghosts ‘n’ Goblins.

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