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Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!
Genre: Simulation
Platforms: PC, Mac
Languages: English, German, Japanese
Players: Single-player
Feb 25, 2015 @ 11:11am
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Our beta is launched & OUR RELEASE DATE CONFIRMED
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Release date: Summer 2015

Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is a wacky simulation game where you manage your very own weapon shop and expand its business across an incredible potato world.

Use your potato smiths to forge weapons and sell them to questing heroes. You will meet more than 70 potato heroes, forge more than 200 weapons, expand your business into 20 wacky areas, manage 30 zany potato smiths, discover 10 legendary pop culture heroes . . . and even adopt a potato dog!

Inspired by games such as Game Dev Story, Weapon Shop De Omasse and Recettear: An Item Shop's Tale, Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is designed to provide an exciting new gameplay experience to fans of this emerging game genre.

  • Research and forge hundreds of weapons
  • Manage and train 30 potato smiths
  • Sell weapons to questing heroes and build customer loyalty to learn more about these adorable potato people
  • Encounter random events and weather conditions
  • Explore the potato world for materials, relics and enchantments
  • Customize and enhance workshop equipment
  • Forge unique weapons for legendary pop culture heroes

Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! is being developed for PC and Mac and is set to launch Summer 2015 in English, German and Japanese.

Press and media:

"I was originally drawn towards Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! by its name and bright, cartoon art style. But then I found out that you can tell Cloud his Buster Sword is too huge and, well, now I love the idea of this game." - Siliconera

"Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! has a cutesy art style and offbeat premise going for it. That's plenty. I'm am down." - Destructoid

"I personally can’t wait to start building some badass weapons and taking over the potato universe." - GamesInAsia

  • Forge over 200 weapons! Choose from daggers, swords, katanas, rifles, cannons, and more!

  • Discover new weapon blueprints by combining relics of old in your secret research lab.

  • Craft weapons the way you envision them by assigning your smiths to the design (atk), craft (spd), polish (acc) and enchant (mag) stations

  • Enchant your weapons to boost its stats and give it a sweet RPG weapon name

  • Send your smiths to find questing heroes and sell them your awesome weapons!

  • Earn hero loyalty by forging the high quality weapons they desire! Loyal customers lead to greater riches.

  • Receive special orders from loyal customers for custom-made weapons!

  • Unlock mysterious heroes who will request challenging unique weapons! Muscle up and prepare for a huge payday.

  • As you rise in fame and fortune, you can upgrade your workshop to accommodate more smiths, more furniture and more decorations.

  • With an upgraded workshop, you can also upgrade your smithing workstations to increase efficiency and accommodate more smiths.

  • Personalize your shop by adding furniture and decorations. They aren't just aesthetic - a well-furnished smithy will enhance and inspire better weapon-crafting.

  • Encounter random events and weather conditions. Make sure you get a heater for those chilly days. Potatoes don't like the cold!

  • Explore the ridiculous potato world beyond your weapon shop to find forging materials, relics and enchantments. Featuring 20 wacky areas, from Murky Miso Marshes to Thick Gravy-Yards (we’re going all out crazy with this).

  • Give your smiths a break by sending them on vacation! You will not be disappointed with their performance when they get back.

  • Not happy with your smith’s current level? Send them on a training quest to gain more experience. You can always fire them if that doesn’t work out.

  • Potato smiths have unique personalities based on pop culture references. You may just spot your favorite character #MadePotato!

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Popular Discussions View All (8)
Apr 4, 2015 @ 8:42pm
How about porting it to mobile?
Jul 13, 2015 @ 9:27am
Mar 8, 2015 @ 12:50am
How about porting it to xbox one or ps4
Cheeki Breeki
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CaRRyg0r Dec 12, 2015 @ 2:26pm 
[Five of sins] Pride Jul 22, 2015 @ 12:54am 
Игра супер, играю на пиратке.
Kurzidan Jul 21, 2015 @ 6:44am 
@Hokuten IF this looks like a ripoff to Swords and Potions

Then Swords and Potions would be a rip-off of Recettear.

Recettear is almost guaranteed to be MUCH MUCH older than both this and Swords and Potions "2" (and 1, since there is a 2 there).

The Carpe Fulgar Westernized/translated version on steam, Is probably even older than Swords and potions, on it's own.

Recettear: An Item shop's tale, and Weapon Shop de Omasse are both billboarded as inspirations already as well, So clearly, they should be what the creators/devs were looking at and taking notes and/or aspects from when moldings their mechanics.
pahom_aka_telpar Jul 20, 2015 @ 10:29am 
How about combine this game mechanic with World of Tanks?
Kate M Jul 12, 2015 @ 2:35pm 
This looks fab!
Hokuten Jun 3, 2015 @ 10:17am 
This game looks like a ripoff of Swords and potions
SaGuBuss Jun 2, 2015 @ 9:45pm 
i want play it ^^ sent beta key to me i want i need sent it ^^
Daylight Studios  [author] May 28, 2015 @ 11:59pm 
We've got a new announcement plus confirmed our selling price at $14.99 :) Launching Jul 10
Daylight Studios  [author] May 28, 2015 @ 7:31pm 
@auloap You need to redeem the key like you would a Steam gift code. We have detailed instructions in the email sent to you!
kool pug May 24, 2015 @ 4:38am 
I got the beta for this game around a week ago and I am loving the game so far! I love the characters and the whole concept, I have not completed the game yet but like I said before I am having a blast with it :D