The Long-Requested Icon Returns to Dominate the Indie Scene, Bringing a New Way to Play with Him

GAINESVILLE, FL., Dec. 24, 2020 – Meat Boy, the classic indie icon from the SUPER MEAT BOY franchise, is punching his way through the competition to join the INDIE POGO game as it's newest DLC fighter. This content pack will launch in January 2021 as a free DLC fighter for any player who has purchased Indie Pogo. This DLC also contains a new stage based on the Abandoned Hospital setting, where an iconic boss makes a reappearance: C.H.A.D. Alongside this update, players can expect a single-player Arcade run added to the game, new unlockable trophies, as well as a host of quality-of-life improvements.

Meat Boy's inclusion is coupled with the announcement that Indie Pogo will also be made available on Nintendo Switch's eShop in 2021. It will contain all previously released content, including all DLC, built into the base package. The Nintendo Switch version will also receive all upcoming DLC packs, among which include fighters such as Octodad from OCTODAD: DADLIEST CATCH, Gunvolt from the AZURE STRIKER: GUNVOLT franchise, Dust from DUST: AN ELYSIAN TAIL and a fighter from AWESOMENAUTS.

The inclusion of Meat Boy in Indie Pogo is paired with the release of SUPER MEAT BOY FOREVER, the highly anticipated sequel to the cult classic. SUPER MEAT BOY FOREVER is now available on Nintendo Switch and Epic Games Store.

In a new video released by Lowe Bros. Studios via a YouTube Premiere video, Meat Boy debuted alongside the Nintendo Switch announcement. The hand-animated cinematic shows Meat Boy surprising fellow fighter: Kick from DIVEKICK. Meat Boy also boasts a slew of combat tactics based off of his source material, such as tossing blocks of salt and deadly buzzsaws. To view the video in its entirety, visit:

About Indie Pogo:

Indie Pogo a is platform brawler game for 1-4 players. It embodies the frantic fun of a traditional party brawler, in the form of free-flowing aerial combat. Players can join with friends in 4-player local multiplayer mayhem, or log-in online for battles with foes from around the globe. In addition to claiming fighting dominance, players can use coins to unlock additional cameo trophies, alternate stage layouts, equippable taunts, and profile emblems. As a crossover, Indie Pogo represents hit indie titles from around the world. Such titles include ENTER THE GUNGEON, the SHOVEL KNIGHT franchise, DOWNWELL, GETTING OVER IT WITH BENNETT FODDY, the BIT.TRIP franchise, FREEDOM PLANET, the RIVALS OF AETHER franchise, and many more. All cameos are included with permission from their respective IP holders. Indie Pogo is created by the developers at Lowe Bros. Studios, LLC., located in Gainesville, FL. For more information about the Indie Pogo game, please visit

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