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Dungeon Of The Endless Takes The App Store By Storm

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Award-winning indie developer Amplitude Studios announced today its rogue-like dungeon-defense game Dungeon of the Endless is available now on Apple iPad.

Featuring a smart new interface with quick, one-touch controls, a well-balanced blend of do-or-die gameplay, dungeon-defense strategy, and RPG elements, Dungeon of the Endless has been custom-built for an on-the-go iPad experience, and is available on the App Store for $4.99. Continue reading Dungeon Of The Endless Takes The App Store By Storm

Press Play Studios Wants Your Help To Choose Their Most Ambitious Game Yet

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It isn’t uncommon for developers and publishers to reach out to the community to rally behind them in support of their newest project, however it isn’t every day that a developer reaches to help them decide which game you’d want them to develop next. However that is exactly what Press Play has done, they’ve been toying around with three very different concepts and have been doing some early concept experiments.

Below we’ve provided an overview for each game that you’re able to vote on, check them out and decide which game you’d be most interested in diving into. Of course Press Play would love your feedback and have you among the voters that’ll be helping to shape their future.

In order for them to stay on track, they’re needing your vote by September 1st. They’ll be announcing the winner on September 8th. After that, they’ll be in full gear and looking to work together to develop the winning concept into their most ambitious game yet.

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Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey An Upcoming Fantasy JRPG For iOS And PS Vita

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Independent game developer Kobojo has revealed that the studio’s upcoming Japanese role-playing game (JRPG), Zodiac: Orcanon Odyssey will officially launch as a premium mobile game on iOS platforms in the U.S. and Europe later this year. The game is in production at Kobojo’s Dundee, Scotland studio with the aid of Kazushige Nojima (writer of Final Fantasy VII, Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy X) and Hitoshi Sakimoto (composer of Final Fantasy Tactics, Tactics Ogre and Final Fantasy XII). 

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Dungeon Hacks: A New Book Talking About How Rogue-likes Are Shaping The Gaming Industry

 PressStart Press is proud to announce the release of Dungeon Hacks: How NetHack, Angband, and Other Roguelikes Changed the Course of Video Games in paperback as well as on Kindle, iBooks, and other popular e-reading platforms.
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Written by Stay Awhile and Listen author David L. Craddock, Dungeon Hacks whisks readers back in time to the computer labs where seminal roguelike role-playing games (RPGs) such as Rogue and Moria originated. Roguelikes are beloved among their fans, who tout grueling difficulty, a wide breadth of character types, and procedural algorithms that generate brand new levels every time players begin a new quest as defining characteristics of the genre.

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Ziggurat, A Unique Rougelike Dark Fantasy Dungeon Crawler FPS On PS4

Have you ever thought what it would look like if you were to take a rougelike dungeon crawler, like Rouge Legacy, and turned it into a first person shooter? This must have been the question that Milkstone Studios asked, because that is exactly what they’ve done…

They’ve taken procedural generation to a new level, to ensure every time you enter the labyrinth you’ll have a completely unique experience.

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GRAV, Explore Brave New Procedurally Generated Worlds…

GRAV was successfully Greenlit by the Steam Community IN LESS THAN 46 HOURS… Enough Said. See why the community rallied and funded this project in less than 2 days. GRAV would be an incredibly ambitious project for any studio, AAA or otherwise. More and more we’re seeing that it’s the indie developers that are creating truly original experiences and setting new standards, raising the bar even for the biggest of AAA game developers.
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