Captain Smiley, the game's protagonist
|Developer(s)||Twisted Pixel Games|
|Publisher(s)||Twisted Pixel Games,
Microsoft Game Studios
|Platform(s)||Xbox 360 (XBLA),|
|Release date(s)||TBA 2010|
|System requirements||Xbox 360, Xbox Live membership, Memory device, Internet connection|
Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley (or simply Comic Jumper) is an upcoming action video game set to be released on the Xbox Live Arcade Marketplace. The game will be developed by independent company Twisted Pixel Games and co-published with Microsoft Game Studios. It was first announced on September 5 at Penny Arcade Expo with a debut trailer.. No specific release date has been announced yet, but is expected for a 2010 launch. It is the third original game IP created by Twisted Pixel following The Maw and Splosion Man; All three are releasing exclusively on the Xbox Live Arcade.
Comic Jumper follows the story of protagonist and player character Captain Smiley and his biologically attached sidekick, Star. The duo must travel through five different comic books, each with unique drawing styles, and fix the comics' plots. The five styles include a noir-esque drawing akin to Sin City, a cartoon style similar to TV show Power Puff Girls, and three other such comic methods.