Cursed Castilla (Maldita Castilla EX) is an arcade action platformer full of creatures from medieval myths from Spain and the rest of Europe, as well as from chivalric romances. This game is an extended version of the renowned classic arcade Maldita Castilla, originally created by the indie Locomalito.
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Oct 20, 2016
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September 6

Indie SHMUP Super Hydorah releases on Sept 20 on Steam

Hey guys! After release the homage to best classic arcades Cursed Castilla, we come back with Super Hydorah,an indie shoot’em up that condense the best of the classics of the genre in an intense non-linear gameplay experience.

The game will be released on September 20th for 11,99 $/€ and you can add the game to your wishlist NOW

Stand ready for the battle that will decide the future of the universe! Prepare your weapons and start your engines: only you, the best trained and most lethal pilot in the galaxy, can face the Meroptian menace. Abylight and Locomalito are excited to announce that Super Hydorah Super Hydorah will be released on September 20th for Steam, for a price of $11,99 / €11,99 and similar prices around the world.



Super Hydorah is a side scroller non-linear SHMUP which gives the player a challenging experience with the best from the greatest classics of the genre: straightforward action, old school visuals and a wide array of content with unique space settings. Super Hydorah pays homage to the 16 and 32 bits era with its art style and an original soundtrack with more than 60 songs. Also, its gameplay gives yet another turn of the screw to the SHMUP genre, with an extremely precise control and 21 non linear levels, divided into 35 sublevels, and different gameplay modes.

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Are you ready to test your skills as a pilot and save the galaxy?
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Reviews

“An exquisite homage to the likes of Ghosts n' Goblins, Tiger Road, Willow and other 80s classics, Maldita Castilla takes old-school design to the next level and dares to amend some of the flaws of the old masters. A triumph of authenticity, good design and challenge.”
92 – LevelUp

“It's a video game made with passion, [...] and, also, one of the best current retro video games that we've played”
85 – ZTGD

“Graphically Maldita Castilla EX is beautiful; so much love and care was put into every pixel on the screen and the addition of scanlines create an almost perfect arcade experience”
80 – GameSpew

About This Game


A young witch's sorrow has been corrupted by a malicious demon who uses her tears to open a gateway to hell. Now, the kingdom is threatened as evil floods the countryside. Enter the world of the Cursed Castilla, embroiled in the mysteries of European folklore. You take on the role of Don Ramiro, a knight appointed by King Alphonse VI, and charged with the perilous mission to: travel the cursed lands of Tolomera, banish the creatures that plague them and close the gateway.

Set in the Spanish kingdom of Castilla during the Middle Ages, you will be invited to take part in a love letter to Spanish folklore and the best of retro platformers. Here Don Ramiro will face not only legends from the chivalrious romances of Amadis de Gaula but also powerful European mythos brought to life. But even if you survive these challenges, you may end up losing the souls of your companions and even your own if you are not careful!

But all is not lost! Fate has given you a range of weapons to bring the battle to the heart of the demon. There are secrets to be found and power-ups to be had!

Prepare yourself for a journey into the Cursed Castilla Ex, the extended version of the acclaimed arcade classic Maldita Castilla, created originally by the Spanish developer Locomalito - in collaboration with Abylight Studios.


  • Explore Tolomera del Rey in depth through to 8 game stages
  • Fight against 48+ types of enemies and 19 final bosses
  • Banish the evil invading the Kingdom with 4 different endings
  • Become a seasoned monster hunter with the illustrated bestiary with unlockable information about the legends featured in the game
  • Brag about your combat skills with 15 unlockable achievements
  • Yell your battle cry with songs for the original soundtrack and the remastered audio
  • Revive the glory of the arcade times with 10 different screen view modes

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8 o 10
    • Processor: 1GHz+
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 128 MB
    • Storage: 100 MB available space
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