FINALLY! IT’S OUT! GALAK-Z PS4 DLC is available in Europe! And new fixes for The Americas!

GALAK-Z’s long awaited and free Season 5 DLC has finally launched and is ready to take you into the endless vortex of warped space combat known only as The Void! We are rebranding GALAK-Z to reflect the update since the new content opens up a whole new way to play. With newly implemented Online Leaderboards, The Void game mode provides an endless playground for players to showcase their moment-to-moment survival skills and to post their scores as a challenge to friends and foes alike. And we got some hot 17-BIT on Sony Blog action for you too! Check out our post on Sony’s blog for more insights! The VOID on PlayStation Blog Or jump straight into the action and get it on PS4 Get GALAK-Z on PS4 17-BITs & pieces Some Seattle 17-BIT buds come and get crazy in Kyoto Paul (coding guru) & Colin (visual and story wizard) come to Kyoto for some bro-ing out and to do some heavy lifting on GALAK-Z mobile Jake goes rice picking in a Ghibli movie Well, it’s not really a Ghibli movie but almost! Our morning commute Daily life in Kyoto .. come and visit us! Links we like I Worked in a VR Office, and It Was Actually Awesome | Motherboard Robo Recall Hands on with the HTC Vive mini-gun prototype: get to the chopper! – YouTube How Virtual Reality Is Changing the Way the UN Thinks | The Creators Project Michael Wolfe’s answer to Why are software development task estimations regularly off by a factor of 2-3? -Quora And it’s gone —The true cost of interruptions – JAXenter Sasayama...

PS4 & The Void make it official! The Void drops on PS4! 

PS4 & The Void tie the knot GALAK-Z’s long awaited and free Season 5 DLC has finally launched and is ready to take you into the endless vortex of warped space combat known only as The Void! We are rebranding GALAK-Z to reflect the update since the new content opens up a whole new way to play. With newly implemented Online Leaderboards, The Void game mode provides an endless playground for players to showcase their moment-to-moment survival skills and to post their scores as a challenge to friends and foes alike. And we got some hot 17-BIT on Sony Blog action for you too! Check out our post on Sony’s blog for more insights! The VOID on PlayStation Blog Or jump straight into the action and get it on PS4! Get GALAK-Z on PS4 17-BITs & pieces We stream therefore we are As you probably heard last update, we’re on Twitch and now we’re on Youtube too! Check out Tom’s stream… GALAK-Z live stream! With 17-BIT Designer, Tom Hart! We will be streaming most Thursday nights at 7:00 p.m. PST on our Twitch channel, so if you’re up and up for it, come have a chat and see some quick sticking! 17_BIT – Twitch Lights, camera, UP, UP, DOWN, DOWN, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, B, A, START I’ll let them explain… “For the last several years, the Japanese game industry has begun to recognize the power of independent creators and the momentum of the fledgling scene, and in 2013, the Tokyo Game Show created a pavilion to feature indie creators for the first time in its history. Will this...

Steam Summer Sale, bunches of bits & bobs, and our funky fresh friends!

Hello! The 17-BIT update is back again! The Steam Summer Sale is here & our PS4 free DLC for GALAK-Z, The Void, is here too! Woo hoo! Also, we wanted to update on all things new with 17-BIT and share some things from our lives in this majestic city called Kyoto. Thanks for joining us! Sit back and relax. Here we go… 17-BIT Bits & Bobs Steam Summer Sale Silliness Get GALAK-Z now for 40% OFF! Only $5.99! Get ’em while they’re hot! (-_^) Save 40% on GALAK-Z on Steam The Void DLC for PS4 has been submitted and is in certification now! For all of you out there waiting for GALAK-Z’s free DLC for PS4, The Void, we’ve submitted it to Sony and it is in the certification process. It’s going to drop very soon! If you haven’t seen The Void trailer check it out here… GALAK Z : The Void Launch Trailer – YouTube We’re on Twitch! 17-BIT is now on Twitch! And, we’re going to have some pretty awesome streams for you coming up! Even our away screen is awesome! (-_^) Follow us & keep your eyes out for our upcoming streams! 17_BIT – Twitch We’re big in Brazil You might have noticed some Portuguese posts on our Facebook & Twitter recently. Don’t worry, we’re not moving countries again—we just noticed we were getting a lot of attention from our Brazilian players, so we wanted to give them something special and get the word out to other gamers in Brazil that GALAK-Z is the BEES KNEES. So, our Brazilian friend Ricci had a go at GALAK-Z and...

Let’s get physical!

Some Nice News Hello! The 17-BIT monthly newsletter is back again! We’ve been making good progress on the Season 5 DLC for GALAK-Z, and an announcement will be coming soon. In the meantime, we wanted to update you on a special edition of GALAK-Z and also share some things from our lives in this majestic city called Kyoto. Thanks for joining us! Sit back and relax. Here we go… GALAK-Z so real you can touch it We are happy to announce that after having partnered with IndieBox, there will be a collector’s edition physical version of GALAK-Z available for the month of April! It’s going to be packed with collectibles, a copy of the original soundtrack, a full color game manual, a steam key, a DRM-free copy of the game and even more surprises! Sign up before April 18th to make the cut! Just in case you didn’t know, IndieBox is a subscription service that delivers deluxe collector’s edition packages of some of the best indie games out there straight to your door every month. That old school feeling of holding a physical copy of your favorite games can be made possible again for you collectors out there. 17-BIT in the News Raj speaks at GDC 2016 Our very own Raj Joshi, 17-BIT Studio Director, talked about making GALAK-Z at GDC this year! And, you can watch it on the GDC website. Famitsu even did an article all about it in Japanese. I don’t know if you’ve heard, but Raj is big in Japan. (-_^) スペースシューティングゲーム『宇宙戦士ガラクZ』のギリギリだった開発現場を振り返る【GDC 2016】 Great job, Raj! If you want to hear more pearls of wisdom...