Conflict spans the stars as huge robot armies are locked in an enduring battle. Head out to the battlefields with your friends in this 3-on-3 action platformer.
User reviews: Very Positive (10,510 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 1, 2012

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"A side-scrolling 3v3 DOTA-style game with an emphasis on manual aim and platforming. Very creative characters, one of which I badly voice-act."
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November 28

Awesomenauts Patch 2.8 LIVESTREAM!

Join us today as we show off Awesomenauts Patch 2.8: Contact features and reveal some new Awesomenauts merch! We'll also be talking about a big announcement that's coming in the future!

18:30 Amsterdam time on www.twitch.tv/ronimogames

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November 1

HAPPY THOUGHTS charity stream, help raise money for Child's Play!

Join TmT, Naaza and Slow Wolf right now for a special Child's Play charity stream! With a bunch of both regular and custom games hosted within Awesomenauts, Ronimo devs visiting and you guys hanging out and playing with us to raise money for an awesome charity, it's bound to be a blast.

http://www.twitch.tv/tmt_eh



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Latest Update



Awesomenauts Update 2.6 is live and introduces a whole new upgrade / loadout system, an overhauled map (AI Station 404 has been replaced by AI Station 205 in regular matchmaking), 13 new bots to face off against in practice and online matches, an all-new profile screen to keep track of all your stats, several new characters skins, and a whole lot more. It's one of the biggest updates we have ever done to the game!

About This Game

The year is 3587. Conflict spans the stars as huge robot armies are locked in an enduring stalemate. In their bid for galactic supremacy, they call upon the most powerful group of mercenaries in the universe: the Awesomenauts!

Awesomenauts is a MOBA fitted into the form of an accessible 3-on-3 action platformer. Head out to the online battlefields together with your friends as an online party or in local splitscreen, and never worry about having to wait for an online match because of drop-in matchmaking!

Devise strategies as you upgrade and customize each character's skills to suit your playing style. Expect new items, features, DLC and Awesomenauts to be added regularly!


  • Saturday morning is back – 3 on 3 online platforming shooter action with a bright 80's cartoon style
  • It’s a MOBA! – classes, upgrades, creeps, turrets, bases and tactical depth are all present. Awesomenauts adds fast paced platforming gameplay to create a truly unique and accessible MOBA experience
  • The Awesomenauts – take control of an extensive cast of highly customizable Awesomenauts, each with their own attacks and skills.
  • Splitscreen action – Online and offline play with up to 3 players in local splitscreen!
  • Regular updates - Regular additions of new Awesomenauts, balance updates, DLC and more.
  • Don't criticize it, customize it! – hundreds of unique items to beef up your abilities and customize your Awesomenaut to suit your personal playing style!
  • Push it to the limit – Face melting battles across multiple exotic planets and alien spaceships!

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
    • Processor: Any processor with 2 Cores
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI or Nvidia Videocard with at least 256MB, or Intel GMA 950 or newer
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GD HD space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8
    • Processor: Any processor with 2 Cores
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI or Nvidia Videocard with at least 512MB
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GD HD space
    • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet connection
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X version Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3 or later.
    • Processor: Intel Core Duo
    • Memory: 512 MB
    • Graphics: 64 MB
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GD HD space
    Recommended:
    • OS: OS X version Lion 10.7 or later.
    • Processor: Any Processor with 2 Cores
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI or NVIDIA Videocard with at least 256MB or higher.
    • Hard Drive: 1.5 GD HD space
    • Other: Broadband Internet connection
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu
    • Processor: Any processor with 2 Cores
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 1.5 GD HD space
    • Video Card: ATI or Nvidia Videocard with at least 256MB, or Intel GMA 950 or newer
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu
    • Processor: Any processor with 2 Cores
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Disk Space: 1.5 GD HD space
    • Video Card: ATI or Nvidia Videocard with at least 512MB
    • Other: Broadband Internet connection
Helpful customer reviews
58 of 76 people (76%) found this review helpful
131.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 1
This is dota, but your girlfriend can still play with you.
Seriously.
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22 of 28 people (79%) found this review helpful
1,276.0 hrs on record
Posted: November 4
A constant love-hate relationship characterizes the gameplay of pretty much everyone that has played awesomenauts competetively. Scanning the game's official forum tells you why. This is a beautiful game that is marred by some flaws. A 2-D side scrolling moba with an array of characters greet you when you play this game.

Pros
- Beautifully drawn characters and environment.
- New updates every 1-2 months.
- 19 awesomenauts to choose from.
- 4 maps and different game play modes.
- Replay system / Tournaments.
- Great for casual play in leagues 3-9.

Cons
- Horrible matchmaking.
- A disconnect will drop you 200 ranks.
- If you're in a premade with good team members you can pretty much stomp everyone.
- If you play solo you'll get to league 2 or the bottom of league 1 and matchmaking will eventually drop you a couple of ranks.
- Sucks for competitive play.
- Those who play on the worldwide network (like me) will be matched against those that want to play within their region. This causes a lot of friction in the community. Most Asians can deal with the lag but others cannot.

The reason I stopped playing this game was because I was tired of facing only 2 possible outcomes

1. You play in a premade and no one can stop you. Stomp Stomp Stomp.
2. You play solo and you get matched against duo or premades and your teams mates are in league 3-5.

The game is awesome and you should check it out. As long as you do not take it seriously / competitively you'll love it. Fair competitive play is only possible with manual matchmaking.
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18 of 21 people (86%) found this review helpful
802.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 26
You will play solo vs a premade.
You will play vs vastly better opponents every single time when you have a lesser experienced player on your team.
You will win 50 games to get 10 ranks only to lose them thanks to a single losing late join.
You will play vs Australians, Chinese, Madagascarians, Martians and other beings from distant worlds which will deal damage to you and kill you with a swell 5 second delay - no dodging for you!
You will play solo vs a premade.
You will get frustrated, start adding people to play together, and they will join - without asking - the opposing team!
You will play vs a dude who keeps taunting, deserved or not, like he bound his left mouse button to the function, you will turn off the game sound forever only to keep seeing "Enemy taunts you!" written in big letters on your screen regardless!
You will face imbalance, questionable design choices and constant quirks that emerge after every hotfix only to be left in for weeks after appearing.
You will trashtalk, swear, learn sarcasm, be sarcastic, learn bitterness, be bitter, learn saltiness, be salty, you will overcome that, stop being toxic and still shout at your monitor - "WHAT THE F**CK?".
You will keep getting invited to out of region games by that one dude who added you out of the blue even though you told him you can't handle the ping.
You will premake and play vs players who haven't yet figured out which button is which skill.
You will have fun, or hope you will next match, because it will be challenging, or at least, fair, or at least, i don't know? There will be a next match, won't there?

But would i do it all over again?
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12 of 15 people (80%) found this review helpful
244.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 5
In my last match I beat up a worm armed with a wizard staff, a rapper frog and a pantsless space marine with my team, which had a smart-lacking alien piloting a cat-firing secretary robot (me), a cute (yet demonic) little girl and a chimp armored with a laser-firing and mine-deploying jetpack.

Yeah, this game is crazy.
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13 of 17 people (76%) found this review helpful
3.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 20
Better than LoL
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
60.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 15
Okay, I will admit at first I HATED this game... But I will also admit I was bad at it. Really bad. The game has a bit of a learning curve. But now, I like it. I wouldn't quite say I love it, but I'd say it's worth the $10.. even though I got it for 99 cents. :D

It's basically a base/tower defense game with 2D cartoon aliens.
I think there's like 20 different characters now, and that's exactly what they all are, different. Each and every character is unique. There are no 2 characters where you think "Hmm, this one is kinda like that one" They all look different, and they all have their own special abilities. Pick up solar(games currency) or gain it by killing, and you get to upgrade those abilities.
It definately helps to either read up on all the characters abilities, or have an experienced friend to play with you. What you don't know, kills you... Over and over and over.
Overall, it's really a good game. I only have one problem with it. Leon. Leon makes me sad. No matter what character I am, no matter how upgraded I am, he finds me, pops out of nowhere, and out-DPMs me no matter what I do. Of all the deaths I have in the game, I'd say 90% are Leon related.

Get the game, it's worth it. Not sure? Wait until it goes on sale. But before you make your judgement on whether or not you like it, play every character. That's the secret, you have to find the character that you like and do okay with, then continue to learn and progress from there. Don't just try 1 character and say you hate it, because that's what I did. Learn from my mistakes.

P.S. Leon OP, please nerf. 9/10
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
1.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 17
A brand new game style, platform/moba, and excuted exceptionally well for the first of it's kind.

Aesthetic: 8/10 Stylised well
Gameplay: 8/10 Simple, straightforward
Fun: 7/10 Especially enjoyable multiplayer
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11 of 15 people (73%) found this review helpful
122.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 2
This game has all the things you expect of a MOBA: toxic community, skins to pay for, lag, and horrible teammates when you go solo
Except it's in 2D!
I like this game, and I hate MOBAs
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
26.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 11
This is game is a great game a really fun moba with lots of cool and fun characters i completly recomend it and love everything about it
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
67.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 12
A fun, refreshing take on a MOBA game. It looks very nice and is very easy to get into due to its simple mechanics and varied but relatively small cast of characters (small compared to other MOBAs), but still has depth and strategy to it, especially in the higher leagues.

4.5/5 super fun

Also, the majority of the community is very friendly.
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5 of 5 people (100%) found this review helpful
39.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 1
Very awesome, not very nautical.
9/10
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
12.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 30
MOBA on 2 dimensions, oldschool like playing Contra in Nitendo but in MOBA mode :D
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
350.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 14
Ever wanted to splice a bug and a dog?
Tie a jetpack to a chimp and strap some mines to it?
Listen to a british squid make fabulous puns about his trusty anchor?
THEN THIS IS THE GAME FOR YOU!
Oh also the gameplay is great, nothing else quite like it.
The visuals are impressive with regular updates, but if i had to really nitpick, i'd say the original pre-game menu was better than the current one, purely because it was good fun to find what combinations would be effective while waiting for the game to load instead of skimming what everything does because you want to actually play the game.
Matchmaking could use a bit of work, but i'm sure a lot of people are already aware of that.
Other than that, a really solid game with very minor issues that can be easily sorted out.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
4.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 18
AWESOME!! Need more nauts!! :D
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
84.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 15
awesome platformer game
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
84.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 21
MOBA style game, but not like the ones you're used to...it's a 2 D game with a nice cartoony art style. I like it a lot since it is not as complex as other MOBA games, but still has it's difficulties and challenges.
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5 of 7 people (71%) found this review helpful
560.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 16
Not bad.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
190.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 19
Have you ever had a girl that you hate because she is annoying but you cannot leave her because you love her?
Either you say yes or no, THAT GIRL IS RONIMO and it's gonna take you fxckxng dignity.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
110.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 17
A must play
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 4
Very cool game ! :)
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