Round 1, FIGHT! Bounty Battle – Revealed!


Bounty Battle Trailer Featured in Nintendo Indie World Showcase!

Ultimate Indie Brawler, Bounty Battle, announced for release in Summer 2020!

Manchester, UK, March 17th, 2020 — “Who do you think would win in a fight…?” That’s a question we no longer need to ask ourselves thanks to Bounty Battle! Merge Games, along with France based developers Dark Screen Games, are delighted to announce that Bounty Battle, the 1-4 player Beat’em-Up with characters from all over the Indie World, is coming to consoles and PC this Summer!

During their showcase on March 17thNintendo showcased some of the best Indie titles coming to the Nintendo Switch. Bounty Battle was one of the games highlighted in this video (at 16:25) which you can see above. You can also check out the trailer in full HERE.Bounty Battle is the ultimate indie fighting game: a new 2D fighter, where you can pit your favourite Indie heroes against one another! Indie heroes from games like Guacamelee! Dead Cells, Darkest Dungeon, Owlboy & more battle it out in this fighter frenzy. Bounty Battle features over 25 fighters from over 20 different Indie games! Each fighter comes with their own Minion companion and unique abilities. Battle across levels inspired from the fighters’ native game worlds with up to 3 other players.

Key Features

  • A host of game modes including a Story Mode, Couch Multiplayer, Practise and Tutorial to discover your style
  • Over 20 characters from your favourite Indie titles each with their own move set and special attacks
  • Each fighter has their very own minion to summon and join the fight
  • Over 10 arenas to battle on – some plucked from the worlds of their fighters
  • Multiple colour and palette swap options to fight in style!

Who’s who in Bounty Battle?

Bounty Battle showcases your favourite characters from these beloved indie games:

Guacamelee!, Dead Cells, Nuclear Throne, Axiom Verge, Darkest Dungeon, Awesomenauts, Owlboy, SteamWorld Dig

Oddmar, Battle Chasers Nightwar, EITR, Pankapu, Jotun, Death’s Gambit, Super Comboman, FlinthookDoko Roko, Blubber Busters, The Bug Butcher, Tower of Samsara, Ruin of the Reckless, Blocks that Matter

While you’re catching up on all the available characters in Bounty Battle, head on over to the Bounty Battle Steam page and catch the Live Stream. Why not add Bounty Battle to your Steam wishlist while you’re there? –

Bounty Battle is also getting the Signature Edition Treatment!

The ultimate indie fighting game, Bounty Battle, is now available to pre-order direct from the Signature Edition store.

The Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 Signature Editions of Bounty Battle include:

  • Region free copy of Bounty Battle.
  • Four limited edition enamel pins featuring the fighters: Atlas, Lazarus, Lilith and Tyran.
  • Numbered collector’s certificate, printed with the developers’ signatures.
  • 34-page booklet detailing the combatants featured in Bounty Battle.
  • Sturdy “Sierra” box with foam insert.
  • Outer sleeve featuring alternative artwork.

Pre-order Bounty Battle

Standard Copies of Bounty Battle are also available