DEATHPIT 3000 News


We are thrilled to announce that Deathpit 3000 is going to be coming to Xbox One! Cyberlamb Studios is now an officially licenced Xbox developer and we are currently in the process of porting the game, along with a new shared screen 'couch co-op' mode. Watch this space for more news and developments...

May 4, 2020

Fat Freddy gets some fan art!

DEATHPIT's most ubiquitous enemy Fat Freddy has been given an HD makeover in some fantastic fan art! Big thanks to the talented Jack Jephson!

July 13, 2019

DEATHPIT 3000 Showcased at LevelUp Wales

We returned to LevelUp again this year to showcase DEATHPIT! Had a great time as always at the fantastic event put together at Wrexham University.

May 25, 2019

DEATHPIT 3000 at Wales Comic Con 2018

We just got back from a great weekend featuring DEATHPIT 3000 at Wales Comic Con! The event saw us hosting a leaderboard competition - the prize being a signed Overwatch photo for the highest scoring (and most blood-stained) player!

December 4, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 exhibited at Insomnia 63

We had a great time showing DEATHPIT 3000 at Insomnia 63! Thanks to everyone who came along and played! It was awesome meeting all the other developers too! Until next time...

August 27, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 in association with Escape Reality

Come down to Escape Reality and play DEATHPIT 3000! Beat the team's scores and grab yourself a bunch of cool prizes, including a copy of DEATHPIT 3000!

July 28, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 showcasing at Insomnia 63, 24th-27th August

We're very excited to announce that we'll be showing DEATHPIT 3000 at Insomnia Gaming Festival in Birmingham's NEC from 24th-27th August!

Come check it out in the Indie zone for your chance to win a copy!

July 28, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 @ Level Up Wales

We had a fantastic time exhibiting DEATHPIT 3000 at Level Up Wales 2018! A big thanks to Glyndwr University for hosting the even!

June 4, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 now supports up to 4 players in online co-op

We are pleased to announce that we have launched 4 player online co-op for DEATHPIT 3000! If you haven't had a chance to get gory with your friends yet, now is a great time ;)! Patch notes V1.3.13.

May 14, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 now offers Linux support

Update V1.3.4 has brought Linux support to DEATHPIT 3000! We look forward to becoming a part of the Linux gaming community! V1.3.4 PATCH NOTES

April 23, 2018

Online Co-op has now been added to DEATHPIT 3000

After much work we are very happy to announce that online two-player co-op is now live in DEATHPIT 3000 V1.3.0! The game now features a lobby in which players can host games that their friends or others can join online.

The update also includes a number of other new features, including full gamepad support for Steam Big Picture mode, and the ability to buy extra lives in single player to make life slightly easier for those who want to go it alone. We have also setup a Deathpit 3000 Discord channel to help the DP3K community find each other. V1.3.0 PATCH NOTES

April 8, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 chosen as this week's GDWC 2018 Fan Favourite

We are thrilled to have been chosen as this week's Game Development World Championship 2018 Fan Favourite! Thanks to everyone who voted :) Check out the announcement video here..

April 3, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 at Player Nation 2018

Thanks to The Arcade Vaults for organising an awesome event with Player Nation 2018! And thanks so much for inviting us to show DEATHPIT 3000!

March 24, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 nominated for Game Development World Championship 2018 fan favourite

For the next seven days you can vote for Deathpit to win this week's GDWC fan favourite, with the potential to go on to compete in the GDWC finals this autumn!

March 26, 2018

DEATHPIT 3000 on display at Player Nation: 24th March

We are extremely excited to be showing DEATHPIT 3000 for the first time with ONLINE MULTIPLAYER at Cardiff's Player Nation game show on Friday, March 24th! The show will run from 11am-4pm, so come join us for this great event and see if you can survive the Deathpit in front of a live audience!

March 16, 2018

DEATHPIT gets its first major update to include GAMEPAD SUPPORT

GAMEPAD SUPPORT for DEATHPIT 3000 is now live with our first major update! We have also added numerous updates, fixes and improvements. So if you haven't already get ready to dive in with both sticks blazing! V 1.2.0 PATCH NOTES

January 11, 2018


"DEATHPIT 3000 really surprised me - I had a ball playing it! It’s fast, fun, with plenty of replay-ability, and on top of that, the price is right!"

Read the full review here:

December 14, 2017


DEATHPIT has had its first review! Read it in full:

December 12, 2017


It's #DP_DAY! DEATHPIT 3000 IS NOW LIVE ON STEAM! Get it for a mere $2.39 during our week-long launch promotion!

December 1, 2017

DEATHPIT 3000: Steam Achievements and Cloud Saving

With just over a week to go before release, the final polishes have been made and Deathpit is ready to hit the shelves with fully integrated Steam Achievements and Cloud saving functionality! Trading cards have also been prepared and will be made available as soon as the Steam sales threshold is met.

Get ready to start rackin' up kills!

November, 2017

DEATHPIT 3000 out 1 Dec, 2017

We are very happy to confirm that DEATHPIT 3000 has been approved by Valve and will be available on Steam from 1 Dec, 2017 at 19:00 GMT!

October, 2017

DEATHPIT enters Closed Beta testing

Deathpit3000 has officially entered closed beta, which means we are mere weeks away from Steam submission and release! If you are interested in being part of the exclusive beta, feel free to email us via the contacts page.

September, 2017

We have submitted DEATHPIT 3000 to Steam Greenlight

We have now submitted DEATHPIT 3000 to Steam Greenlight! If you'd like to see this game available on Steam, then please vote for us! Follow the link below to vote :)

May, 2017

DEATHPIT 3000 nearly on Steam Greenlight

The team are working hard putting the finishing touches on to DEATHPIT 3000. A date is yet to be confirmed, but rest assured that the team will be whipped and caned until the game is finished and ready for release!

April, 2017