The Year of the Dog is off to a rollicking start for us here at Supergiant! We've got a couple of exciting new items plus a bit of news to mark the occasion.
Pyre Dog Hoodie
First, by EXTREMELY POPULAR DEMAND, we’re pleased to present the official Pyre Dog Hoodie. This high-quality garment is embroidered with the Eight Stars of the Rites, and sports the distinctive colors of the venerable Nightwings. Available in a variety of sizes. Visit our Pyre Dog Hoodie Store Page for more!
Pyre Original Soundtrack Triple LP Set
Next is something that’ll be a real treat for any fan of Pyre's critically acclaimed musical score. The vinyl edition of the Pyre Original Soundtrack by Darren Korb is a triple LP set in a beautiful tri-fold jacket with original artwork by Supergiant’s art director, Jen Zee. Visit our Pyre Soundtrack Triple LP Store Page for more on that one! And stay tuned for more Pyre merch later this year.
Pyre in the Steam Lunar New Year Sale
For good measure, right now you can pick up Pyre for 50% off during Steam's Lunar New Year Sale! We were happy to hear from many new players across the world over the holidays. We love hearing about your unique stories and relationships formed through the game.
New Accolades for Pyre
We're honored to see Pyre continue to be recognized in a variety of year-end award features, on top of all the accolades the game received last year:
Nominated for Sprite Award -- D.I.C.E. Awards
Honorable Mention for Innovation Award -- Game Developers Choice Awards
#5 Spot in Top 10 Games of 2017 -- Totalbiscuit
Nominated for Best RPG -- Hardcore Gamer
Nominated for Best Indie Game, Best Music -- NY Game Critics Circle Awards
Best Unconventional or Hybrid RPG -- RPG Fan
Most Original Game -- RPGGamer.com
Nominated for Best Emotional Game Design -- Emotional Games Awards
Best Sports Game -- ResetEra Games of the Year Awards 2017
Best Original Gameplay Design -- New Game Network
See You Soon!
We’re looking forward to an exciting year ahead, and keeping plenty busy figuring out our next move. Our team's also been making the rounds these days since we're between projects -- for instance, Amir our studio director will be hosting a roundtable at D.I.C.E. on the subject of effective creative collaboration, and Camilo our 3D modeler and animation will be giving a GDC talk on building and animating characters in Transistor and Pyre. As for what's next for us, we promise to tell you all about it just as soon as we're ready!