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Lovable robot roguelike ‘HEART&SLASH’ graduates to a full Steam release on August 9th – Now with a price cut

Originally funded on Kickstarter, Heart&Slash has been warmly received by the Steam Early Access community and console gamers alike.

Take on the role of Heart, a malfunctioning robot, and fight for your identity against the monolithic QuAsSy (Quality Assurance Systems) — an evil machine obsessed with robots that look and sound the same. Meet Slash — dashing veteran of the Robolution. Can you capture Slash’s attention over several playthroughs? Fair warning: Each quest is an opportunity to woo (or anger!) the old-timer. Your choices will define the relationship between the two robots. Go for a killing blow, and you might end the relationship before it even begins. Choose love, and victory could slip through your mechanical fingers …

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Key Features
  • Fight using 75 different weapons — including Blade on a Stick, Volt Slicer, and Ice Blade
  • Equip 60 different body parts — such as Kinetic Repeller, Rubber Duck, and Fire Bracers
  • Face randomly-generated levels designed to test both your reflexes and tactical awareness
  • Experience a retrofuturistic art style reminiscent of 32-bit action adventure classics
  • Upgrade your weapons, and improvise to survive!
Pricing & Availability

Heart&Slash will be available on Steam (Windows/Mac/Linux) in all territories on August 9th. The game will retail for $12.99.  Steam URL:


Based in Madrid, Spain and established in 2011, BadLand Games is an independent company specializing in the physical distribution and global publishing of video games. In Spain, BadLand Games is the official distributor of AAA titles for all platforms including WRC 5, the Zombie Army Trilogy, and the highly rated Telltale Games titles The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. The company works hard to support international indie developers by providing a work environment and an extensive commercial and marketing program highlighting BadLand Games’ extensive publishing and distribution experience. Indie titles already published include Anima: Gate of Memories, Heart&Slash, 8DAYS, Dex — and the in-house developed game, Awe. To learn more about BadLand Games, please visit

About AHeartfulofGames

The small team at aheartfulofgames is dedicated to breathing new life into old ideas. They may have a tiny budget, but their big hearts more than make up for this — and the team is giving it all to make its first title, Heart&Slash, the best it can possibly be. To learn more about aheartfulofgames, please visit

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