Categories: 2D, Platformer
Meta Score: 81
Store: The Bug Butcher (Price: $ 0,53)
User Score: 74.0
Platform: PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, iOS (iPhone/iPad), Nintendo Switch
Publisher Names: Awfully Nice Studios
Support Language: English*, German, Japanese, French, Spanish – Spain, Polish
Publish Date: 2016-01-19

PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows Vista or Later
  • Processor: Intel Core Duo or faster
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: OpenGL 3.0 compliant video card
  • Storage: 1 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Standard Sound Card
  • Additional Notes: Gamepad highly recommended


A fast paced action shooter inspired by the arcade classic Super Pang. Use a wide selection of weapons and powerups to tear through increasingly challenging levels.

Positive Comment(s)

The Bug Butcher is the brainchild of the old arcade classic Buster Bros/Pang, in a very well-crafted and exciting version. However, it really needs more content in order to be considered as a
A colorful, fun and artistically-inspired arcade title, developed on the basic dynamics of the classic
A great Pang homage, but without enough variety to keep players entertained for long.78IGN Spain
An immediate and fast 2D shooter, it offers a very polished level design, and will please fans of the
This game is painfully addicting! I’ve put in about 60 hours at this point just trying to perfect some of the early top scores. Simple and amazing game!100KevinBeLeven
Fast paced action game in the tradition of pang ( ****/wiki/Buster_Bros. ). The right thing if you’re into challenging arcade shooter.100Janju

Negative Comment(s)

The Bug Butcher is a game for old-school gamers, with great gameplay and a nice progression system.75Vandal
The Bug Butcher is a good-humored throwback to an almost-forgotten series, updating the gameplay while preserving the heart of what made it great in the first place.70Hardcore Gamer
The Bug Butcher is a frantic action game with classic Pang’s style.703DJuegos
The Bug Butcher is a little, nice game. Its funny and cleverly designed, but too short and a little boring in the second half of the game.70IGN Italia

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