Download the Orcs Must Die! Prequel Comic
Dying to know more about the Orcs Must Die! universe? If so, then check out this original prequel comic created by Robot Entertainment. This single-issue special comic tells the back story of the world and characters featured in Orcs Must Die! Click on the cover below to download the comic in PDF format:
Robot Entertainment has released a new Orcs Must Die! developer diary that offers a comprehensive overview of the game as well as a look inside the development process. The new video features interviews with several of the game’s developers and shows off never-before-seen concept art as well as a few sneak peeks at previously unreleased enemies and upgrades.
Xbox LIVE Arcade: October 5th, 2011
PC (Steam and other platforms): October 12th, 2011
Robot Entertainment announced today the upcoming release dates for Orcs Must Die!™ on Xbox LIVE Arcade and Steam (and other PC distribution platforms). Xbox players can massacre orcs by the thousands on October 5, 2011, and PC gamers on Steam can begin their murderous defense of rift fortresses on October 12, 2011.
“The slaying hour is nigh upon us,” said Patrick Hudson, CEO of Robot Entertainment. “We can no longer restrain the enemy at the gate. We will soon turn the rift defense over to Xbox and PC gamers to beat back ... READ MORE
Choose Your Own Adventure
Robot Entertainment has released a unique interactive gameplay video featuring their upcoming PC and Xbox LIVE Arcade game, Orcs Must Die!™ We know that many of our most devoted community members here at the site didn't get to make it by our booths during any of the summer conventions, so we devised a demo video that is the next best thing to playing the game! The video allows viewers to choose traps between successive waves of enemies with each choice changing the final outcome. The 30 possible avenues for completing the demo highlight the enormous variety of methods to kill orcs and defend your towers. Check out t ... READ MORE
While several of our Robots are valiantly serving on the floor of PAX Prime, demoing Orcs Must Die! to the vast hordes of gamers, those of us who stay safe back at the Robot Factory are happy to announce we have new swag for sale!
Joining our already available merchandise are a Orcs Must Die! hat and t-shirt. Check them out on the store. READ MORE
Robot Entertainment announced today that Orcs Must Die!™ will be playable on PC and Xbox360 at the Robot Entertainment booth (Booth 940) during the 2011 PAX Prime Convention, which runs from August 26th to 28th in Seattle, Washington. This will be your last chance to get your hands on the game before release, so if you’ve been holding off, now’s the time to give in to your orc bloodlust.
Robot Entertainment announced today that Orcs Must Die!™ will be playable at Microsoft’s Xbox booth (Messe, Hall 8) during the 2011 Gamescom Convention, which runs from August 17th to 21st in Cologne, Germany. Finally, Europeans will get their chance to slay as many orcs as humanly possible over five days.
Press interested in scheduling a hands-on demo from Robot Entertainment should contact Justin Korthof at JKorthof@robotentertainment.com. READ MORE
A couple of weeks ago, we here at the Robot Factory got an email from Thomas Hall. Thomas is an art student who created an original piece of Orcs Must Die!™ inspired art for a class project. For those keeping score, this is the first piece of Orcs Must Die! fan art that we've come across. We reached out to Thomas to talk to him about the piece.