Castle Crashers Remastered is a remastered version of the game Castle Crashers that is available for Xbox One and an update for the Steam version. 

Castle Crashers Remastered is a remastered version of the game Castle Crashers. Castle Crashers is a beat-em' up game where an Evil Wizard steals a large crystal and kidnaps the four princesses from the castle. He then sends an enormous army of barbarians, thieves and other enemies across the land to stop the Knights in their path. Your mission as the Knights is to travel across the land to retrieve the princesses, the crystal, and stop the Evil Wizard from destroying the land.

Remastered VersionEdit

Castle Crashers Remastered has several differences from the original. This includes 5x increase in texture sizes, uncapped framerate (60 FPS), various performance updates and improvements to gameplay and online multiplayer, as well as a new minigame called Back Off Barbarian.


  • On June 15, 2015, Castle Crashers Remastered was officially announced
  • On the same day, the trailer was released on The Behemoth's official Youtube Channel.
  • On August 7th, 2015, at RTX 2015, Castle Crashers Remastered was open for visitors to try.
    Castle Crashers Remastered Announcement Trailer

    Castle Crashers Remastered Announcement Trailer

  • On September 4th, 2015, the game's release date was officially announced.
  • On September 9th, 2015, the game was released for Xbox One.
  • On September 14th, 2015, the game was announced for Steam as a free update.
  • On October 5th, 2015, an update was released.
  • On October 14th, 2015, the update was released for Steam.


Appearance Edit

Performance Edit

  • Texture sizes increased by 500%.
  • Improved matchmaking.
  • Improved multiplayer servers.
  • Game runs at 60 FPS.
  • Improved overall performance universally, resulting in less bugs and crashes.
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    The new mini game, Back off Barbarian

Gameplay Edit

  • New Minigame: Back Off Barbarian.
  • Removed All You Can Quaff.
  • Removed the ability to use the fly during cutscenes.
  • The game will now save what weapon/animal orb your character had equipped upon exiting mid-level.

Characters Edit

Weapons Edit

Animal Orbs Edit

  • Buffed Snoot's effect from +2 Strength to +4 Strength.
  • Buffed Burly Bear's effect from +2 Strength to +3 Strength and +1 Defense.
  • Buffed Beholder's effect from +2 Magic to +4 Magic.
  • Buffed Spiny's effect from +2 Defense to +4 Defense.
  • Buffed Meowburt's effect from +3 Agility to +4 Agility.
  • Buffed Scratchpaw's effect from +1 Strength and +2 Agility to +2 Strength and +2 Agility.
  • Buffed Snailburt's effect from +5 Defense and -5 Agility to +5 Defense and -2 Agility.
  • Moved Golden Whale to Church Store on Insane Mode for 750 gold (Xbox One).
  • Cardinal has been given +2 Magic along with its main effect of finding secret items.
  • Pazzo has been given +2 Defense along with its main effect of locating treasure.
  • Seahorse has been given +2 Agility along with its main effect of letting the player move through water faster.
  • Yeti has been given +2 Strength along with its main effect of preventing the player from being frozen from ice-based attacks.
  • Zebra has been given +2 Magic and +2 Agility along with its main effect of guaranteeing that fruit is always found in grass patches.

Xbox ImprovementsEdit

These are features that have been added in the remastered version that were not in the Xbox 360 Version. These features were already existing on the Steam and PlayStation 3 Versions.

Notes Edit

In order to get Hatty Hattington, the Golden Whale, Emerald Sword, Lightning Bolt, Cardboard Tube, and Ninja Claw on Steam, you must purchase BattleBlock Theater. After doing so, start up Castle Crashers, and these features will be unlocked.

See also Edit