Featuring a unique interactive narrative style and imaginative hand-painted environments, Bastion challenges you to build a new world from the broken remnants of the past.

Your goal is to create a safe haven in the wake of the Calamity, a cataclysmic event that shattered the world. The entire play experience is dynamically narrated, gradually revealing a rich backstory as a mysterious narrator recounts your journey in real time, giving deeper meaning to your every action. The combat throughout the game has a crisp and responsive feel, letting you discover an ever-growing number of satisfying playstyles, while the suspenseful story unfolds at your own pace.

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Today Microsoft revealed more details about its fourth annual Summer of Arcade on Xbox LIVE, and that means some big news for us here at Supergiant Games: It means we can tell you that Bastion is coming to the Xbox 360 on July 20, less than a month from now. (Note our PC launch date is still to be determined -- our focus right now is on the Xbox 360 launch.)

Bastion will be the first Summer of Arcade title to kick off the program, and will be selling for 1200 Microsoft Points ($15).

With the game releasing so soon, we're very, very excited to see what you all will think of it. Thanks so much to all of you who saw the potential in Bastion to get us to this amazing point in our studio's relatively short history.

Bastion Bulletin, February 2011

Bastion Bulletin, February 2011

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We knew this month was going to be crazy so at least it's all gone according to plan. The coming month is going to be a wild ride between our showing...

2011 Independent Games Festival announces main competition finalists!

2011 Independent Games Festival announces main competition finalists!

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The Independent Games Festival (IGF) has announced the Main Competition finalists for the thirteenth annual presentation of its awards, celebrating the...

Bastion a Finalist in the 2011 Independent Games Festival!

Bastion a Finalist in the 2011 Independent Games Festival!

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We were thrilled to learn that Bastion is a finalist in the 2011 Independent Games Festival in the categories of Excellence in Visual Art and Excellence...

Bastion Bulletin, December 2010

Bastion Bulletin, December 2010

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As the year draws to a close, we're steeling ourselves for what promises to be an even more exciting 2011 for all of us at Supergiant Games. For now let...

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d2king10
d2king10

Jason from Wanderlust: Rebirth! We wish you the best of luck in the competition and it is an honor to be running along side you guys in the indie of the year!

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macacos2
macacos2

Voted for IOTY. Amazing job.

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hollowminds
hollowminds

IOTY. Loved this game to bits. Possibly flat out GOTY for me too.

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Lvs2pwn
Lvs2pwn

This Should Be Automatically Be IOTY

a rare Break From Fuckfest Of Recent Games

Awesome Gameplay
awesome Art
awesome Game

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medve
medve

(buried)

boring game, epic ost

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ixnari
ixnari

Will the PC version of this game be available on a digital distribution service other than Steam? Like Desura or GamersGate?

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GregK Creator
GregK

Hey, the PC version of the game is also on Green Man Gaming, GamersGate, Direct2Drive, Origin, and OnLive.

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Otter.
Otter.

This game was fantastic. It was action packed, funny, challenging, enjoyable, rightly paced and wouldn't let me go till I revealed the (back)story.

Bonus points for the amazing soundtrack, voice acting and artwork.

I really recommend it to everyone, especially for the fans of Beyond Good & Evil; Psychonauts or even people who enjoyed "The Stanley parable" mod. :)

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Jashin
Jashin

Sweet, alpha!

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Sulcuryalt
Sulcuryalt

That would've been cool if you got Tom Waits to be the narrator.

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Otter.
Otter.

The current narrator was pretty good too.

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danielgoffin
danielgoffin

Now, that would be awesome. It also reminds me of "The Aging Young Rebel" from DJ Food's Kaleidoscope album. This looks like this is going to be quite a great game!

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I don't know what makes this game so great, because the gameplay itself actually isn't very innovative or original. The artstyle, music, sounds and voice acting create a great atmosphere though, one of the greatest I have experienced so far. Definitely one of my favorites of 2011.

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