The definitive version of the smash hit Metroidvania-style action-platformer, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition adds new levels, powers, challenges and refinements to the sprawling, ridiculous, Mexican-inspired adventure of the original.
User reviews: Very Positive (408 reviews) - 96% of the 408 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Aug 21, 2014

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"Mexican folklore meets Lucha Libre wrestling. This metroidvania platformer brings tight controls, fluid gameplay and a well paced, funny story to enjoy."

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August 4

Updated Guac Bundle & STCE Loyalty Discount!

Hey Guacamaniacs. We've rejigged the setup of the different versions of Guacamelee! here on Steam a little for your convenience. Now...

1. You can get the 'Guacamelee! Complete' bundle, containing Guacamelee! Gold Edition, Super Turbo Championship Edition and the Guacamelee Soundtrack, for $20 USD/CAD. (This replaces the two separate Soundtrack Editions we used to have)

2. Owners of Guac Gold can once again enjoy a loyalty discount, now of 80%, off of their purchase of STCE!

Happy luchin'!

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“Still the reigning champ.”
9.1 / 10 – IGN

“This is, by far, the best version of Guacamelee! you’re likely to see...”
A – Gaming Age

“Guacamelee Super Turbo Champion Edition offers one of the best-designed and most original takes on the well-worn metroidvania phenomenon you'll ever find.”
4.5 / 5 – US Gamer

Super? Turbo?? *Championship????*

Guacamelee! STCE is an enhanced version of Guacamelee! Gold Edition that adds in two huge new levels, an explosive new ‘Intenso’ power mode, 4-player local co-op support and more. You’ll need to use every bit of your skill and power to defeat STCE’s new challenges (including a scheming new boss- El Trio de la Muerte), in addition to everything the original game's sprawling world has to throw at you.

About This Game

Carlos Calaca has kidnapped El Presidente's Daughter, and he plans to sacrifice her in order to merge the World of the Living with the World of the Dead.

Juan Aguacate, an agave farmer who stumbles upon a Legendary Luchador mask, must find the strength and courage to become the Hero he's always dreamed of being and put a stop to this.

Guacamelee! is a Metroidvania-style action-platformer set in a magical world inspired by traditional Mexican culture and folklore. The game features melee combat, parallel dimensions and same-screen co-op. The original Guacamelee! received wide critical acclaim and was a finalist for both IndieCade and the Independent Games Festival's Excellence in Visual Art award.

Key Features

  • Non-Stop Fighting Action. An extensive move list, advanced combo engine, and anti-gravity grabs
  • Multi-dimensional Platforming. Instantly swap between the Worlds of Living and Dead to traverse impossible terrain
  • Combat moves double as movement, uniting platforming and fighting in a way never seen before
  • Diverse, detailed world containing lively towns, dark forests, flowery canals and fiery volcanoes
  • Drop in/out 4-Player local co-operative play, featuring independent dimension swapping
  • Multiple boss characters (each with unique back stories), wide range of foes, and elite-class enemies
  • Spectacular player abilities: The Rooster Uppercut, Frog Slam, and “Intenso” turbo-combat mode
  • Create new custom costumes and share these with others via Steam Workshop
  • Steam leaderboards, achievements and trading cards, support for multiple save slots, persistent cross-save-game costume unlocks
  • Chickens. Lots and lots of chickens.

Please note that the ‘Super Turbo Championship Edition’ of Guacamelee! is an updated version of the previously-released Guacamelee! Gold Edition.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7, 8, XP, 2000 and Vista
    • Processor: 2 Ghz+
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 3.0, 512 MB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 800 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Supports Xbox 360 Controller and other XInput-compatible controllers
Helpful customer reviews
18 of 21 people (86%) found this review helpful
33.2 hrs on record
Posted: July 3
A solid platformer filled with puns and references to well-known games. Fans of beat 'em ups won't be disappointed being able to violently thrash enemies into each other with strings of combos. The game just succeeds on its own merits ... even as something greater than homage. Unlocked all achievements!
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7 of 8 people (88%) found this review helpful
2.3 hrs on record
Posted: September 27
Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition is a co-op 2d beat 'm up.

It's very good beat 'm up with a great story mode.
They did a great job with the sprites, theme as music.
And this is very extended video game and fun for many hours.
It's supports co-op mode offline so like oldtimes... 2 controllers are needed.
I prefure controllers because I do no like playing these games with a keyboard.

I love this game.... so I give this a 9/10 score.
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
3.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 18
-played broforce.-ended up american.
-played sir, you are being hunted.-became british.
-then i played guacamelee and came back to my origins.
attention to detail with mexican folklore,architecture,language and the food, specially the food are such a nice and unique touch to the overall experience and besides.
the game is modabble.
(sept for tacos, usa doesn't have idea of how a taco actually looks like)
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
6.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 28
[✔] True Metroidvania style with great powerups, secrets and maps of the areas.
[✔] Great sense of exploration gets you addicted and wondering what's coming up.
[✔] At times unique and challenging platforming relying on your upgrades and powers.
[✔] Enemies, bosses rely on skill to defeat, instead of button mashing, pre-programmed ways.
[✔] Satisfying fighting and combo system.
[✔] Superb and highly fitting soundtrack.
[✔] Great and subtle humor and storyline that doesn't get old.
[✔] Non-linear/Sequence breaking possible.
[✔] Grim Fandango character vibes on acid.
[✔] Lovely artstyle.
[✔] Challenges.
[✔] Steam Workshop.
[✔] Remappable controls.

I've finished the non-turbo version several times with all achievements and this is an amazing upgrade and I just saw an amazing Samus Aran skin so I'm gonna get back to this version now.
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51 of 96 people (53%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
3.4 hrs on record
Posted: June 9
I got this game basically for free on a trade. In a nutshell, the game is awsome. But you really SHOULDN'T buy this version, It's a small update for the gold edition being sold as a game. NASTY, RIDICULOUS... Among every nasty policy I've been seeing, this one is the most EVIL. I bought the Gold Edition and I regret a supported that M****. :P
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