Skullgirls coming to PC on August 22nd


Lab Zero, the company behind Skullgirls, has announced that the game will be coming to the PC on August 22nd this year.

Skullgirls is a 2D fighting game that allows you to keep three characters in a team during a fight. Speaking of characters, the game will also be getting five new characters through DLC. The PC version will come equipped with this DLC, naturally. The five characters are Eliza, Squigley, Big Band, Robo-Fortune and Beowulf. All these characters were selected via a poll, and all but one will come with their own stage and story.


Players can pre-order the game through Steam, beginning August 1st. The game’s PS3 and Xbox 360 versions have been highly successful. The game has gained a lot of praise received Best Fighting Game nominations from IGN, 1UP, and the Official E3 Game Critics Awards. The game was also nominated for 2012 Best Animated Video Game at the 40th Annual Annie Awards.

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