A retro-inspired 2D Action RPG set in the distant future.
CrossCode is an action role-playing game made by Radical Fish Games. It combines 16-bit SNES-style graphics with butter-smooth physics, a fast-paced combat system, and engaging puzzle mechanics, served with a gripping sci-fi story. You get the puzzles of Zelda-esque dungeons and are rewarded with the great variety of equipment you know and love from RPGs. During the fast-paced battles you will use the tools you find on your journey to reveal and exploit the enemies’ weaknesses and at the same time will be able to choose equipment and skills for a more in-depth approach in fighting your enemies.
Release Date: 21 Sep, 2018
Developer: Creaky Corpse Ltd
Publisher: Deck13, WhisperGames, DANGEN Entertainment, Mayflower Entertainment
Genre: Action, Free to Play, Indie, Massively Multiplayer, Shooting
OS: Win 7
OS: Win 10
- Dive into a massive adventure with a playtime of around 30-80 hours
- Master up to 100 combat arts and even more passive skills
- Explore a large world with 7 unique areas and hidden secrets all over the place
- Solve over 100 quests with a great variety of tasks and unique challenges
- Fight over 120 enemy types including 30+ boss fights
- 60+ music tracks made by a rice ball (yes)
- Enter 7 expansive dungeons, all with with unique themes and puzzle mechanics
CrossCode is a beautiful world loaded with puzzles of all kinds. Everything about this game, from the gorgeous SNES-style graphics and animations to the insanely fun and variable combat system tells of how dedicated to this game the developers are. If you can find your center among this storm of separate genres, you might really enjoy this game. The combat is fast, the controls are responsive, and the enemies and bosses are designed in such a way that they are both fun, and often a challenge, to fight. The game is very customizable with focuses on close range long range and magic all at once, and the ability to switch between them as you like. The puzzles are really well designed, and introduce the mechanics really well, usually culminating in an incredibly lengthy puzzle at the end of the dungeon which combines every aspect used up until then. The game is solid and full of content to keep you busy, be it part of the main plot or sidequests. Definitely a must-buy if you're a fan of hack-and-slash or action RPGs.