- Today Reverge Labs Designer, Producer and Community Manager Peter Bartholow
has introduced Skullgirls - the next Generation of PSN fighters.
To quote: A few weeks ago, you may have noticed that Street Fighter IV's venerable producer Yoshinori Ono said he was looking forward to a new game called "Skullgirls."
A lot of you probably hadn't even heard of the game before, so I'm here to remedy that.
Skullgirls is more than just a PSN fighting game, it's the realization of two peoples' long-held dreams... seriously! Creative director Alex "o_8" Ahad has been working on the characters and story since he was in high school, and project lead Mike "Mike Z" Zaimont had been working on a fighting game engine in his free time since 2008.
When mutual friends introduced them to each other, Skullgirls was born. Joining the recently founded [Register or Login to view links]
team in 2010, they signed with publisher [Register or Login to view links]
, and at E3 Konami announced that it will be distributing Skullgirls.
Skullgirls takes place in the Canopy Kingdom, a country reminiscent of a 1940's post-war America tinged with magic and intrigue. Hanging over the kingdom is the legend of the Skull Heart: this ancient artifact is said to be able to...