For other uses, see Guacamelee (disambiguation).

Guacamelee! is a Metroidvania action platformer inspired by Mexican folklore and culture. Developed and published by Drinkbox Studios, it released on April 2013 for Playstation 3 and Playstation Vita, being ported for Windows on August of the same year.

On October 2017, Guacamelee! 2 was announced for Playstation 4, being released on August of the following year.

Plot[edit | edit source]

See also: Good Timeline

Guacamelee! centers around the adventures of Juan Aguacate in his quest to save El Presidente's Daughter from an evil skeleton named Carlos Calaca. Juan must travel between the Living and Dead worlds during the course of the game.

Gameplay[edit | edit source]

Gameplay is based around the exploration aspects of the Metroidvania genre, exploring large maps while unlocking access to new areas via new abilities. Combat is a blend of striking and wrestling maneuvers, and the player is rewarded for performing multihit combos. Drop in drop out co-operative play is also available.

Super Turbo Championship Edition[edit | edit source]

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition is an updated version of the game, a later release that adds new regions, expands some story elements, implement a new ability as well as a boss within one area expansion.

Additions include:

Other changes:

  • Multiplayer is expanded from co-op/two players to four players.
  • Collecting Health and Stamina expansions and Mask pieces have a different visual effect.
    • Discovering luchador techniques also share this change in visuals.
    • Intenso expansions share this effect.
  • Dual currency sets for permanent unlocks. (the addition of silver coins for costumes)

Videos[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

External LInks[edit | edit source]

Guacamelee!
Characters Juan AguacateFray AyayayCarlos CalacaUay ChivoEl Presidente's DaughterDiabloFlame FaceJaguar JavierTostadaTrio de la MuerteX'tabayBestiary (AlebrijeChupacabrasEsqueletos)
Locations Agave Field (Casa de Juan) • Canal de las FloresCaverna del PolloChac MoolDesierto CalienteForest del Chivo (Casa de Chivo) • Great TempleInfierno (Devil's Advocate Law Attorney) • Santa LuchitaPico de GalloPueblucho (Mansión de Presidente) • Sierra Morena (Cueva de la Locura) • Temple of RainTemple of WarTule Tree (Tree Tops)
Abilities Dashing DerpderpDimension SwapDouble JumpFrog SlamGoat ClimbGoat FlyGoat JumpIntensoOlmec's HeadbuttPollo PowerPollo-BombaRooster Uppercut
Concepts Choozo Statues • Mask Piece • Mexiverse
Media Guacamelee! AchievementsGuacamelee! Soundtrack
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