Description

Slime-san was minding his own business, sliming around in a peaceful forest when suddenly…A giant worm appeared and gobbled him up! 
Now deep within the worm’s belly, Slime-san has to face a decision: Be digested by the incoming wall of stomach acid... Or jump, slide and slime his way through the worms intestines and back out its mouth! Two major DLCs available: Blackbird's Kraken and Sheeple's Sequel!

History

Slime-san is the fourth major game developed by Fabraz. The three previous titles being Planet Diver, Cannon Crasha and Wild Wild Pixel. Slime-san is a game that is fun down to its very core. A silly story, with an unlikely character and gameplay that is addictively fast. It offers over 15 hours of single player content yet is tailored for speed runners as well. The very core mechanics and level design lend themselves to be played competitively online. It is a visually unique adventure using a carefully crafted, 5 color palette world that is filled with fun and goofy Japanese references. It also has a soundtrack that is worth the price alone, featuring some of the most popular chiptune composers in the world! Published by Headup Games.

Features

  • Incredibly fast-paced and twitch-timing platforming madness!
  • No time to stay still as you are chased by a wall of acid at every corner! Run, run, run!
  • Being a slime has its perks. Slime your way through cracked walls and surfaces!
  • Bust through brittle obstacles or tens situations with a speedy dash move.
  • Slime to slow time, dash to speed it up. Feel like an absolute badass with pixel precise maneuvers!
  • A game filled with content: 100 levels made out of 400 rooms combined with 100 newgame+ levels totaling to a staggering 200 levels and 800 rooms!
  • Collect partially-digested apples to unlock different play styles, outfits, shaders and mini games!
  • Get your shopping done in a town of survivors within the worm, home to colorful characters and surprising secrets.
  • Each level is timed with online rankings, for the competitive and score-oriented.
  • Unlock extra game modes like New Game+, Speed Running and Boss Rush modes!
  • Get engrossed in a flexible, 5 colored, pixelated world…found… within… the worm?
  • Adhesive Wombat, Tiasu, MegaNeko, Kommissar, Richard Gould... Over 10 composers contributed with over 20 songs for a chiptune album that you can't help but groove out to!
  • (SUPERSLIME EDITION) Includes two new campaigns: Blackbird's Kraken and Sheeple's Sequel.
  • (SUPERSLIME EDITION) Also includes ten new excusive levels.

Videos

Slime-san: Superslime EditionYouTube

Slime-san: Soundtrack SampleYouTube

Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Official Selection of the Gamescom Arena Booth" August, 2016
  • "IndiePrize Finalist: Tel Aviv" September 27, 2016
  • "Game Development World Championship: Semi-finalist" October 31, 2016
  • "Playcrafting 16Bit Awards: Best Style Nominee" November 23, 2016
  • "IndiePrize Finalist: Berlin" December 23, 2016
  • "Pax East: Best Indie (Marooners Rock)" March 11, 2017
  • "Metacritic: Top 10 Nintendo Switch Games" August 15, 2017
  • "Nintendo Europe: Top Game of August" August, 2017
  • "Official Selection of Pax Rising" September, 2017
  • "TGS: Best Indie (Dengeki Online)" September, 2017
  • "Making Games: Best Newcomer" October, 2017
  • "17 Bit Awards: Best Console Game (Finalist)" December, 2017
  • "17 Bit Awards: Player's Choice (Finalist)" December, 2017
  • "IGN: Top 25 Switch Games" November, 2017
  • "IGN: Best Platformer of 2017 (Finalist)" December, 2017
  • "Official Selection of the Indie MEGABOOTH" April, 2018
  • "Official Selection of BitSummit 2018" May, 2018
  • "Sony Playstation: Digital Gem" June, 2018
  • "Sony Playstation: Player's Choice Nominee" June, 2018
  • "Yogscast Jingle Jam (Humble Bundle): Charity Game" December, 2018
  • "Kinda Funny Games Showcase: Launch Title" December, 2018
  • "Famitsu: Silver Award" December, 2018
  • "Metacritic: Top 50 PS4 Games" December, 2018

Selected Articles

  • The best 2D platforming game of the year so far is SLIME-SAN. Gross, fun and challenging.
    Brian Altano, IGN
  • Slime-San is the type of twitchy, lighting-quick platformer I‘m happy to spend hours dying in.
    Ethan Gach, Kotaku
  • It has done more than left its mark on fast-paced platformers; in several ways it’s redefined the genre for me, and I think it will do the same for you.
    Daniel Pruzina, Brash Games
  • It’s a game that’s easy to pick up when you have 5 minutes to spare only to realise that you’ve lost a couple of hours.
    Ian Howarth, Darkzero
  • Recommended if you like video games.
    Manuel Delgado Osuna, Equilateral
International Release Published by Headup Games
German Publisher headupgames.com.
Japanese Release Published by Kakehashi Games
Japanese Publisher kakehashigames.com.
Limited Run Games Merchandize: Retail Copies
Buy now! twitter.com.
Indiebox Merchandize: Plush, shirt etc.
Buy now! store.theindiebox.com.
Indie Section Merchandize: Pins
Buy now! twitter.com.
DLC: Blackbird's Kraken
More information here. fabraz.com.
DLC: Sheeple's Sequel
More information here. fabraz.com.
DLC: Creator (Level Editor)
More information here. fabraz.com.
Official Humble Monthly: Debut Title.
Humble Bundle humblebundle.com.
Part of the Swiss Games Delegation
ProHelvetia prohelvetia.ch.
Demo bundled in with the Indiebox
Indiebox theindiebox.com.
Vinyl by Black Screen Records
German Label blackscreenrecords.limitedrun.com.
Shown at GOOGLE Playcrafting
As seen here. playcrafting.com.
Shown at Playcrafting NYC
As seen here. playcrafting.com.
Exhibited at the National Videogame Arcade
As seen here. thenva.com.
Exhibited at the Smithsonian Arcade
As seen here. americanart.si.edu.
Exhibited at the Museum of Pop (Seattle)
As seen here. mopop.org.

About Fabraz

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Fabraz is an indie game dev studio based in New York drawing from minds and talent found across the world. Our expansive teams are behind critical darling Slime-san, which was featured acrossed several platforms, and we are currently working on Demon Turf! Fabraz also publishes indie gems such as Skellboy and SpiritSphere DX to the Nintendo Switch. Several of our team members are part of the NYU Game Center Incubator, Games 4 Change, Playcrafting and even Forbes 30 under 30! If you want games that are chock full of humor and charm, you've found the right place!
More information
More information on Fabraz, our logo & relevant media are available here.

Slime-san Credits

Fabian Rastorfer
Lead and Artist
Ben Miller
Lead and Programmer
Edgar Castro
Level Designer
Britt Brady
Sound Designer
Headup Games
Publisher
Adhesive Wombat
Composer
Carl Clark
Composer
FantomenK
Composer
Inverse Phase
Composer
Kommisar
Composer
Kubbi
Composer
Lumena-tan
Composer
Meganeko
Composer
Michael Miller
Composer
Mischa Perella
Composer
Richard Gould
Composer
Saad Akter Ali
Composer
Tiasu
Composer
Christina Tang
Poster Art
Sarah Boeving
Poster Art