"Breaking The Rules" is a third-person action/fighting game. Game is mainly played as a brawl, ( but can also be played in the classic 1 vs 1 mode ). Fights can happen local ( up to 4 players on the same machine ) or multiplayer up to 12 players. The game is 100% physic based, one still standing, and totally fallen in 8 of the most beautiful locations in the city of Rome faithfully reproduced.

Help B.t.R. to get the Greenlight!

Help B.t.R. to get the Greenlight!

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There is no doubt that, like many other developers, we also had trouble trying to get our games onto Steam. Being out from the popular DD platform forced...

Halloween sale at BTR Studios! only 0.96!

Halloween sale at BTR Studios! only 0.96!

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Halloween sale at BTR Studios! only 0.96 EUR! Good for only a few days, until 2 November 2011 we offer a great price on our title "Breaking The Rules...

Patch 1.3.2 and IGC / IGF submission!

Patch 1.3.2 and IGC / IGF submission!

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Hi Folks! We are proud to announce the new 1.3.2 patch that improves all the movement/running animations a lot, plus fix several bugs and tweaks ragdolls...

BTR Vampire competition! win 10 FREE copies of BTR!!!

BTR Vampire competition! win 10 FREE copies of BTR!!!

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BTR Studios has announced its first official "Breaking The Rules" summer contest with a video competition! Participating couldn't be easier!

Patch 1.3 - powered constraint ragdolls!

Patch 1.3 - powered constraint ragdolls!

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We are glad to announce, after one month of hard work ( and some days spent at sea too! ) the new patch 1.3

PATCH 1.2.0 is out!

PATCH 1.2.0 is out!

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From this patch on we'll start with 3 digits version numbering.

Patch 1.1 is OUT!

Patch 1.1 is OUT!

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New PATCH is out! Fixed a tons of online bugs and added nice things like a crosshair for more accurate brawl - aiming!! Download on direct link or simply...

Breaking the Rules is out!

Breaking the Rules is out!

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Start brawling in the streets of Rome, in this multiplayer indie fighter.

Introducing Pete

Introducing Pete

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Introducing Pete, the shemale wrestler. You can play with Pete In the BTR tournament from June. Preorder NOW and support indie development!

PREORDER Today! Save 30%, Get 4 "Nightmare" suits!

PREORDER Today! Save 30%, Get 4 "Nightmare" suits!

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Special Nightmare suits "Zombie" and "Vampire" available ONLY for Pre-Orders! If you pre-order, you save up also 30% on SRP PRICE! This items are available...

Pre-order your copy of B.T.R. today! Only [ppbranchg14331price]!

Pre-order your copy of B.T.R. today! Only [ppbranchg14331price]!

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Breaking The Rules finally hits preorder status, grab it now and save 30% and get 4 exclusive special fighter suites!

Object Oriented Fighting

Object Oriented Fighting

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A proper use of chairs and baseball sticks during a meeting with friends...

PSSM Shadows

PSSM Shadows

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Hi All, today i'll show you a recent improvement in high performance realtime shadow in our BTR game. Release date is approaching ( official announcement...

Introducing Otto

Introducing Otto

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A new fighter participating in the tournament, and is very dangerous ...

Improved blocks and evasion jumps

Improved blocks and evasion jumps

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Hi all,today we show you big improvements on the block hit feature, now it consists in the partial blend of only arm bones animations that blends gently...

Grab tests

Grab tests

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We making some grab tests in "testArena" in a 3p brawl.

Active Ragdolls Hits and KO Tests

Active Ragdolls Hits and KO Tests

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While the time of submission is approaching, I was able to create a short video showing the improvements we made to the hit system based on dynamic ragdolls...

April Beta Gameplay Montage

April Beta Gameplay Montage

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A gameplay montage showing 2, 3 and 4 player match in BTR tournament We went in Beta the 31 of March and, here you can check a list of all major improvements...

BTR First public test video.

BTR First public test video.

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Saturday 5 of march we were invited at Codemotion, an event organized by Rome's University. We had the opportunity to show our work to the public. More...

BreakingTheRules announcement

BreakingTheRules announcement

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Well, it’s time to show a short video of our alpha version.