Back in July, dtp Entertainment and Ronimo Games spotlighted one of the characters in their upcoming Multiplayer Online Battle Arcade title for XBLA, Awesomenauts
. Sheriff Lonestar
is an escapee from the Bovinion System, who now earns his keep as a gun-for-hire as the Robot Wars rage on.
Recently, Ronimo Games released five minutes of gameplay footage featuring the Sheriff.
, which is described by the developer as combining "classic 2D-platforming action with modern objective-based gameplay similar to Defense of the Ancients
and League of Legends
", is slated for release "later in 2011". An exact date and price has not been specified