There are many indie games out there today, in which we see many shining aspects. Some tell stories that bring out a number of emotions, or have intriguing character development. Others...well, focus on more "silly" concepts while still delivering an amazing gameplay experience - even if it's something as weird as potato blacksmiths. So grab your hammer and get ready to earn loads of $tarch! Let's take a look at Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!
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Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is a hilarious simulation game where you play as the grandson of the legendary potato blacksmith, Batata! Together with your grandfather's shady colleague, Agent 46, you have to continue to research and make powerful weapons in your grandfather's weapon shop for heroes in need. But you won't be smithing alone! With the help of 30 potato blacksmiths, including famous Laura Craft and Bulk Bogan, you can become a legendary potato blacksmith like your dear grandfather, and earn loads of $tarch (in game currency)! Just remember to keep bringing in Agent 46's 99.99% cut of the profits.
Of course, that's not everything! You have the ability to explore new potato worlds for smithing resources, relics to research new weapons with, and enchantments to make your weapons even more powerful. You'll also have the opportunity to forge unique weapons for well-known gaming characters in potato form. However, keep an eye on the weather! One day can bring sunshine, and the next can bring a disaster through your shop. Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! will always manage to keep you thinking on your pota-toes!
As you can tell from the game details, Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is full of pop culture references and excellent use of puns. From the names of the characters and currency, to the weapon descriptions, you'll encounter witty references and puns to make you chuckle or laugh out loud. And if you enjoyed games such as Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale or Game Dev Tycoon, then Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is the game for you! Featuring amazing management-style gameplay and more than 200 weapons to forge, you'll find yourself pouring many happy hours into Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! Remember to load up on carbs to keep you playing!
Overall, Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! promises blacksmithing potatoes and loads of references and puns - and delivers on both! It gives us addictive gameplay to draw us in to this awesome potato world, and humour to keep us laughing all the way. If you never thought you'd play a game with spud-tastic characters - that's about to change!