Factsheet

Developer:
Disparity Games
Based in Noosa, Australia

Release date:
30 September, 2015

Platforms:
Steam PC / Mac / Linux
Coming soon - XBox One / PS4 / WiiU
Coming soon - Android / iOS

Website:
disparitygames.com/ninja-pizza-girl

Regular Price:

USD$12.99

Description

Ninja Pizza Girl is a supreme platformer with a deep-dish message. Set in a technicolour dystopia, this high-speed adventure about bullying, resilience and pizza delivery is a fast-paced parkour platformer that responds to your success. Fight to keep your ideals, your family and their business intact in face of the most merciless enemies known to any teenage girl – other teenagers.

History

The title has been designed by family studio, Disparity Games, with accessibility at the core, including subtitles, custom speed, difficulty, effect settings and more. Scores and best times for each stage are automatically uploaded so you can compare your speed runs to your friends, rivals and all Ninja Pizza Girl players across the globe. Jason Stark, Disparity Games Co-Founder commented: “Ninja Pizza Girl was created for everyone who has suffered from self doubt - from within, or from bullying outsiders. As a family, we have created an engaging, award-winning title that we are proud of, and we can’t wait to dish it up for the public!”

Features

  • Accessible flow-based gameplay that welcomes beginners while challenging speedrunners.
  • Face enemies that shove, trip, throw garbage in your hair and upload videos of their abuse.
  • Unique "health" system that tracks the player's mood
  • Gameplay that simulate the effects of bullying and coping strategies
  • Original soundtrack by Max Maars who was featured on Triple J's Unearthed
  • The only videogame to feature the phrase "No Pants. No Pizza."

Videos

Ninja Pizza Girl Steam Release Trailer YouTube


Images

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download logo files as .zip (2MB)
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Awards & Recognition

  • "Tokyo Game Show 2015 Sony Indie Area Alumni" Tokyo, Japan, 2015
  • "Finalist - Serious Games Showcase and Challenge, Australasia" Adelaide, Australia, 19th August, 2015
  • "PAXEast 2015 Megabooth Alumni - "Ninja Pizza Girl"" Boston, USA, PAXEast 2015


Selected Articles

  • "a supreme platformer with a deep-dish message"
    - CNET, CNET
  • "a fast-paced and involving platformer, in which stylish, well-timed moves are rewarded"
    - Keith Stuart, The Guardian
  • "Beyond the catchy name and slick presentation, Ninja Pizza Girl is a personal story of teenage vulnerability and resilience, told from the heart."
    - Joe Ratzer, Save Game

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Monetization Permission

Disparity Games allows for the contents of Ninja Pizza Girl to be published through video broadcasting services for any commercial or non-commercial purposes. Monetization of videos created containing assets from Ninja Pizza Girl is legally & explicitly allowed by Disparity Games. This permission can be found in writing at http://www.disparitygames.com/press/sheet.php?p=ninja_pizza_girl.


Ninja Pizza Girl Kickstarter
Our successful Kickstarter page. Thanks to all our backers! kickstarter.com.


About Disparity Games

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Disparity Games are dynamic family unit based in the heart of paradise: Noosa, Australia. The Disparity team includes Nicole, Jason and Raven Stark. Founded in 2011 by married industry veterans Jason and Nicole Stark, the family-based company draws upon 20+ years of combined industry experience and the varied skills of their (occasionally) helpful children.

More information
More information on Disparity Games, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Ninja Pizza Girl Credits

Nicole Stark
Co-director, Art Director, Game Design, Disparity Games

Jason Stark
Co-director, Code, Game Design, Disparity Games

Raven Stark
Comic Artist, Freelancer

Bruno Rime
Technical Artist, Freelancer

Max Maars
Original Music, Freelancer

Cameron Davis
Marketing, Freelancer

Joel Styles
Additional FX

Marko Grgic
Additional Code

Yukari Stark
QA, Costume Design, Disparity Games


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