Spelunky


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Derek Yu has released a new game called "Spelunky". It's still in the beta stage, but perfectly playable and he's offered a download on his website.

According to his description:

"Spelunky is my latest game project, a hybrid of two genres of games that I enjoy - the roguelike and the platformer. The idea partly came from playing around with both genres separately. It was like I baked two different kinds of pies and then I stepped back and looked at them and finally just mashed them both together. Does it taste good? I leave that to the reader to decide."

Check it out.

Derek Yu's Website

Posted by Kaiseto @ 2/4/2009 15:31  |    8

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cerealkiller54 (Level 6 Made) @ 9/9/2009 17:56

v 1.0 is out  


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Blueberry_pie (Level 7 General Manager) @ 2/9/2009 06:32
I finished it on my 404th try yesterday. Very fun game :)

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Jo (Level 5 Rokkyu) @ 2/7/2009 10:35
       Fantastic :)

Anyone interested in making an ASCII sprites mod? :P

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Kaiseto (Level 6 Made) @ 2/6/2009 20:06
I've made it to level 4... twice maybe. Such a godawfully hard game. But the fun isn't beating it, it's playing it =D

Heck, half the fun is dying.

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HMC (Level 7 General Manager) @ 2/6/2009 19:41
I got this a couple weeks ago. It's so ridiculously difficult and unfair and I love it.

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FrankieSmileShow (Level 6 Manager) @ 2/6/2009 17:53
Spelunky is some of the most fun I had in a long time, I highly recommend everyone to try it out. The replay value is fantastic.

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Kaiseto (Level 6 Made) @ 2/6/2009 16:33
http://www.mediafire.com/?vtjon40w5qi

You can still get to that link through his post. That's a direct download for the game.

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AdamPlays (Level 6 SWAT) @ 2/6/2009 15:34
Downloads are temporarily disabled... 

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