CARDPOCALYPSE AMPS UP PLAYER CHALLENGE WITH NEW ROGUE LIKE GAUNTLET MODE

CARDPOCALYPSE AMPS UP PLAYER CHALLENGE WITH NEW ROGUELIKE GAUNTLET MODE

Pick Your Champion and Fight Your Way Through Ever More Difficult Battles

Baltimore, MD – May 8th, 2020 – Gambrinous, an award-winning independent game studio, and Versus Evil, one of the leading independent game publishers, today announced that their role-playing game Cardpocalypse has now added an entirely new way to play the game with Gauntlet Mode which is available for free on the Epic Store for PC and Apple Arcade℠ from today.

Gauntlet Mode is a roguelike mode where every run is unique, players pick their champion and fight their way through ever more difficult battles. After every win players can draft new cards, rules and rewards for their decks in an effort to build the ultimate combo and beat the Gauntlet.

Cardpocalypse is an RPG where battles are played with an epic collectible card game, players build killer card decks, twist the rules and try to save the world in this single-player choice driven RPG about being a 90’s kid. Players can trade, earn, wager, change rules and permanently alter cards on their way to victory.

Watch the Cardpocalypse Launch Trailer here:

“I can’t wait for fans to get their hands on Gauntlet mode,” said Colm Larkin, Director of Gambrinous. “It’s a whole new way to play Cardpocalypse and I love how every run is different. If you are a fan of roguelikes, this is the expansion for you. And we’ve made it free for everyone!”

In addition to Gauntlet mode, Cardpocalypse is now available in all languages everywhere across all versions of the game and now supports English (British, American, Australian), French (France), French (Canadian), Italian, German, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Japanese, Korean, Russian, Turkish, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, and Dutch.

About Gambrinous 

Gambrinous is an award-winning independent game studio founded in Dublin, Ireland in 2014. Gambrinous makes digital games inspired by the wonder of tabletop & board games.  The Studio released its first game ‘Guild of Dungeoneering’ in 2015 to worldwide commercial and critical success. Fans and press particularly loved the way it combined ideas from tabletop games with a humorous satirical narrative, creating a unique digital experience.  Colm Larkin and Fred Mangan, the studio directors, intend to keep creating games that surprise & delight their fans.

About Versus Evil

Founded in 2013, Versus Evil, LLC is the US based video game publisher behind critically acclaimed video games Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire and The Banner Saga trilogy. Publishing games on all major mobile, PC and console platforms, Versus Evil works with independent development studios from around the world. Titles include RPG – collectible card game adventure hybrid Cardpocalypse, Yaga the role-playing folktale, and the zombie arcade – action shooter Into the Dead 2. The corporate philosophy is to champion for the independent game developer. For more information visit https://versusevil.com