Released in Xbox LIVE Arcade in June 2011, The Adventures of Shuggy will be available via Steam on June 13th, 2012, Smudged Cat Games announced. The Adventures of Shuggy takes place in an old Scottish mansion recently inherited by young Shuggy, a cartoon vampire. To clear the mansion of evil spirits he must venture through the five different areas of the mansion, The Dungeon, The Boiler Room, The Gallery, The Graveyard and The Clocktower. Progress through the mansion is punctuated by comic book cut scenes and the occassional boss encounter.
The game is a 2D platformer containing a variety of different levels with a leaning towards puzzles. There are over 100 levels connected through a gradually unlocking map screen ensuring there is always a variety of levels to choose from. Various different mechanics give each level a fresh spin with Shuggy travelling in time, swinging on ropes, rotating levels, turning to a zombie, shrinking, growing, flying, teleporting and more.
A new trailer is now locally mirrored.