The release of Diabolical Pitch it’s getting closer and closer. Not that we know the actual release date, but things are definitely progressing: the game is playable at Xbox 360 event in Japan later this month, the achievements are out and now we’ve spotted that the XBLA page is already up and that the game got rated.

Non-realistic violence

The game’s description on Xbox LIVE Marketplace reads:

An unusual, unique and wacky pitching action game is coming to Kinect and the name of the game is Diabolical Pitch. A former pitcher now outfitted with an incredibly powerful bionic arm finds himself in a run-down, dark, and twisted amusement park. The night gets strange and intense quickly as you must use your pitching skills to survive the game of your life. Charge up your diabolical pitch to wipe out all the enemies crowding towards you. Power-ups give your throwing arm insane abilities that will give you the edge against huge mobs of enemies or even the mostfearsome boss. Kinect turns your room into a playing field and your Diabolical Pitch is the main attraction.

The game is rated TEEN: “The content of this game is suitable for persons aged 12 years and over only. It contains: Non realistic looking violence towards human characters – Mild bad language.”

As for features, Diabolical Pitch has

  • Offline players 1 – 2
  • Offline co-op 2
and content downloads and leaderboards as online features.


Source: Electronic Theatre