2D Roguelike Ruin of the Reckless Captures the Era of 16-Bit Glory

In development since 2014, 2D melee roguelike Ruin of the Reckless has finally locked in a release date and is set to bring its retro-style brawling to personal computers near you.

Starring Stargrove and Stella as playable characters, Ruin of the Reckless supports both singleplayer and co-op play styles, and promises varied gameplay comprised of dashing, spell casting, card collection, and a skill-based progression system. The key game features are as follows:

  • A difficult and fast paced action rogue-like focused on exploration and melee combat.
  • Randomly generated challenges that change with every attempt.
  • A mysterious story centered on the purpose and origin of the ruins and the spirits that are trapped there.
  • A dangerous, thoughtful, action packed world filled with weapons, traps, secret passageways, powerful artifacts, fearsome enemies, and more.
  • Co-operative play.

Ruin of the Reckless is scheduled for release on April 26 for PC (Steam, Itch.io) at a price of $14.99 USD.

Source: http://ruinofthereckless.com/