‘Roundguard,’ from The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild and Wonderbelly Games, is Releasing on March 13, 2020, for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4

SEATTLE, WA - March 6, 2020 - Announcing the Release of 'Roundguard' for Nintendo Switch, 
Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 from Wonderbelly Games and The Quantum Astrophysicists 

The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild and Wonderbelly Games are happy to bring 'Roundguard' to 
Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4!  Enjoy all the delights of 'Peggle' and the 
skill caps of a challenging roguelike.  Bounce, smash, and rebound your way through this 
quirky mystery dungeon in the hunt for gold, gear, and glory!

'Roundguard' is designed to fill the gaming hole in your heart, whatever (round) shape it 
may be.  Do you love seeing your name on leaderboards? Show us what you're made of!  Are 
you a busy person who needs a break?  You can easily pop into 'Roundguard' for a few shots,
 or you can spend a whole afternoon diving into the dungeon.  Do you love collecting and 
combining loot to create crazy combos?  Let the search begin for over 150 unique items, 
with oodles of random bonus properties and rare drops!

"The gameplay is full of roguelike challenge and surprises -- death is around every 
corner! -- but it's never meant to be punishing or cruel," says game designer, Andrea 
Roberts.  "We try to pick you back up, make you laugh, and encourage you to give it 
another shot."

With charming graphics, a quirky cast of oddballs, and varied gameplay that suits the 
needs of both competitive and casual players alike, 'Roundguard' is sure to bounce its
 way into the hearts of players everywhere.

Releasing on March 13, 2020, for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4

Wonderbelly Games Website: http://www.wonderbellygames.com/
Roundguard Twitter: https://twitter.com/roundguardgame
Roundguard Discord: https://discord.gg/roundguard

Quantum Website: https://www.qag.io/
Quantum Twitter: https://twitter.com/QuantumApg
Quantum Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QuantumApG/

Xbox Store Page: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/roundguard/9pb3fdwrwb9l

Media Contact: Cassie Hoglund ([email protected]; [email protected])


Awards and Recognition

"The PAX 10" - PAX West, Seattle, 2018
"Indie Awards Showcase Finalist" - Momocon, Atlanta, 2019
"Best Casual Game Award" - Dreamhack, Dallas, 2019
"Indie MEGABOOTH Official Selection" - PAX West, Seattle, 2019
"Day of the Devs Official Selection" - Day of the Devs, San Francisco, 2019
"1st Place" PC Indie Pitch - PG Connects, Seattle, 2019

What the Press are Saying

"...wondrous alchemy..."
Dan Tack, Game Informer

"Like Peggle had a baby with Diablo!  It's an awesome dungeon-balling adventure!"
Jason Kapalka, PopCap

"As soon as my hit points ran out, I eagerly cued up my next character's run... 
the Peggle formula is so enjoyable that it's hard to believe we haven't seen more 
attempts at this kind of translation into a roguelike structure."
Matt Miller, Game Informer

About Wonderbelly Games:
Wonderbelly Games is a Seattle-based independent game studio made up of Andrea Roberts, 
Bob Roberts, and Kurt Loidl.  They're a small team of close friends who used to work on 
big AAA games: Bob led the design team on Shadow of Mordor and Shadow of War, while Kurt 
and Andrea worked on the Fable series and more at Microsoft.  Now they follow their hearts 
and their bellies to make games for you to gorge on or savor one bite at a time.

About The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild:
The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild was founded in 2011 by Forbes 30 under 30 inductee, 
Ty Taylor.  Quantum's first two titles, 'The Bridge' and 'Tumblestone,' won a wide 
variety of awards at game competitions and festivals around the world.  Each game 
also boasts over 2 million downloads to date.  In 2019, Quantum unveiled its publishing 
branch, leading the effort with 'Almost There: The Platformer,' which launched on 
February 19, 2019.  The company is increasing its publications in 2020, with seven 
titles announced and in active development as of February, including 'Sail Forth' and 
'Deleveled,' which was featured in the PAX 10 in 2019.