Charlie Murder Press Kit

Fact Sheet

DeveloperSka Studios
Porting DeveloperEthan Lee
PublisherMicrosoft Studios on Xbox360,
Ska Studios on Steam
Release DateAugust 14, 2013 on Xbox360;
May 12, 2017 on Steam
ESRBM for Mature
Development2.5 Years


WebsiteSteam Page
Store PageSteam Page; Xbox360 Page
PriceUSD 9.99
AvailabilityDigital Download on Steam and Xbox360

About Ska Studios

Ska Studios is a two person, two cat team best known for Salt and Sanctuary, The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai, its critically acclaimed followup, The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile, Charlie Murder and I MAED A GAM3 W1TH Z0MB1ES 1N IT!!!1. James codes, makes art and music while Michelle makes more art, designs and manages business and PR. They’re married and got engaged at PAX!

Team Credits

James Silva, Lead Dishwasher
Dustin Burg, Marketing Coordinator
Michelle Silva, Art Unicorn


james (at) ska-studios (dot) com



It’s a punk rock apocalypse! Team up with your friends to lead embattled punk rock band Charlie Murder in their epic quest to save the world from rival death metalers Gore Quaffer and their legions of evil.

Other Facts

  • Launched initially on Xbox360 in 2013 and later on Steam in 2017.
  • In the “Skallection” bundle on Steam for 15% off for 2 to 3 of Ska Studios’ games.
  • Ska Studios used the XNA framework to originally develop Charlie Murder and FNA was created and used by Ethan Lee for the Steam port.


  • Play 4-player local or online co-op rpg brawler set in a punk rock apocalypse with 5 playable characters and alternate band unlocks
  • Hoard insane loot to increase your uber 1337 stats (and look excellent)
  • Earn the love of fans to unlock visceral finishers and team-up moves
  • Ink up with tattoos to channel your inner “Anar-chi” and unleash powerful magic


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