8BitMMO is a retro-style 2D massively multiplayer game! It's a giant construction sandbox -- you can build a home or a castle in a persistent streaming world. Found and manage your own city. Fight evil LawyerCats and engage in Player vs Player battle.
User reviews:
Recent:
Mostly Negative (41 reviews) - 36% of the 41 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Mixed (5,068 reviews) - 59% of the 5,068 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Jan 26, 2015

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Reviews

“The most randomly awesome game I've played in a while”
MMORPG.com

“... generation upon generation of user-made structures dot the landscape, and oversized shapes and enigmatic letters mystify like Nazca lines. It feels free, like playing with Legos as kid. You have agency. There are all sorts of weird ways to play. You can transform into a zombie if you want, try and spread a plague, mix things up. Oh, and beware of LawyerCats. They’re out for blood.”
Indie Statik

“... this is a must play”
9.5/10 – Gaming Capacity

About This Game

8BitMMO is a retro-style 2D massively multiplayer game! It's a giant construction sandbox -- you can build a home or a castle in a persistent streaming world. Found and manage your own city. Fight evil LawyerCats and engage in Player vs Player battle.

Features


100% Player Built World - The entire world is built by players. Build your own house, town, voxelart, or dungeon. The world is massive -- there's plenty of space to build in, and it streams in as you explore (no load screens).

Be the Mayor - Start your own town and invite your friends. You'll have an array of management tools for overseeing your town.

Interactive Development - The entire game only has one full-time developer, and development is still ongoing. You can submit and vote on ideas -- many of the top voted ideas have been implemented into the game. Free updates with new content and features are frequently released.

Anti-Griefing Systems - Several systems protect players from griefing.

Free To Play - No purchase necessary to have fun. Support the developer and buy a fancy hat... or don't. (Premium items give NO competitive advantage)

Customize your Character - Wear hats, clothing, accessories, change your skin color

Become a Zombie - Want to be a zombie? You can! But you'll need a steady supply of delicious brains from other players. Don't worry, after you eat their brain, they'll be zombies too!

Fight Nefarious Enemies - Congressional Lobbyist Slugs, LawyerCats, and Hipsters oh my.

MegaMap - The world is huge, so the MegaMap interface (based on Google Maps API) is a handy way to browse the world and share your creations with friends.

Music - Enjoy chiptune from legendary artists Danimal Cannon, Zef, PROTODOME, and Honin Myo Audio.

Introducing the Steam Founder's Packs

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After you have purchased a Steam Founder's pack, please restart the game launcher for the game to detect the purchase.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Integrated graphics is fine, or really any wire & tin foil you can cobble together that looks like a GPU.
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    • Sound Card: If you don't have one, just make beep & boop noises with your mouth when appropriate.
    • Additional Notes: You can probably get this to run on a toaster.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Core i5/i7 processor (Fast CPUs allow lighting to render)
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Tested on OS X El Capitan 10.11.1
    Recommended:
    • OS: You should get one of the laptops with the glowing logo on the back, because I'm pretty sure that makes it go faster.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Tested on Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit
    Recommended:
    • OS: NOT Gentoo.
Customer reviews
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Recent:
Mostly Negative (41 reviews)
Overall:
Mixed (5,068 reviews)
Recently Posted
Dat Sad Bird(BattleScarred)
( 0.3 hrs on record )
Posted: July 24
Worst game I have ever played. I also noticed that when i accidentally opened up the in-game shop the lowest price was 5 usd and the highest being around 200 usd which is honestly a good deal, after all why pay $7,000 for chemo when this is so cheap and readily available.

would recommend for a cheap laugh that will leave you dead inside.
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LazyPurple #Team PurplePyro!
( 0.4 hrs on record )
Posted: July 23
its ♥♥♥♥ing sucks!!!! grapics!
and more just sucks!
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NetPic
( 0.4 hrs on record )
Posted: July 23
The game is so laggy and the fighting sucks! Your sword sticks out of your body and killing stuff is so bad. My question is how to build roofs that look right. I don't think this is such a bad game, but I think it's not so good. It has humor, but not for long, or so I think (I've only played about 1hr). Last point, I DO NOT RECOMMEND!
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Deamon__500
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: July 20
bad bad bad bad
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Endere
( 1.8 hrs on record )
Posted: July 19
I'd sooner stick toothpicks under my toenails and kick a wall than play this god-forsaken travesty again.
-666/10
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{BL_aZe} FrostGalaxyGamer
( 2.7 hrs on record )
Posted: July 18
Since I could go on and on about this game (I have had about 10 hours on it [8 on website]), I have a list of things to say


1. Yes, you sorta have to use money
2. You can later make your own dungeons
3. You die a lot
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CrystalShards64
( 1.6 hrs on record )
Posted: July 17
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AWESOME!GAME! but still not as good as the great wonders of Portal2
ehh
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Underwood
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: July 17
How to be filled with noxious hatred in 7 easy steps!

1. Have 8BitMMO recommended to you via random Facebook comment about sandbox games.
2. Install via Steam.
3. Have it instantly crash upon using a teleporter in the first "hub" area.
4. Make a forum account to see if anyone else has had similar problems and to ask about possible solutions.
5. Get a private message from a moderator telling you to kill yourself.
6. Reply to said moderator with just the words, "Excuse me?"
7. Get permabanned for posting child porn on the forums.

85/10 would break my keyboard in confused rage again.
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flybytrinity
( 5.6 hrs on record )
Posted: July 13
wasome game really fun youshould try it
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Woaflsaur
( 0.2 hrs on record )
Posted: July 13
Tis a dumb lil' game.
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
20 of 24 people (83%) found this review helpful
20 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: July 17
How to be filled with noxious hatred in 7 easy steps!

1. Have 8BitMMO recommended to you via random Facebook comment about sandbox games.
2. Install via Steam.
3. Have it instantly crash upon using a teleporter in the first "hub" area.
4. Make a forum account to see if anyone else has had similar problems and to ask about possible solutions.
5. Get a private message from a moderator telling you to kill yourself.
6. Reply to said moderator with just the words, "Excuse me?"
7. Get permabanned for posting child porn on the forums.

85/10 would break my keyboard in confused rage again.
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6 of 9 people (67%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
2.5 hrs on record
Pre-Release Review
Posted: July 1
I was pretty hyped at first when I heard the title "8bitMMO", and I enjoy myself playing 8-bit games all the time, until I realized how bad this game turned out to be, it seems more of a Sandbox game than a MMORPG...
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3 of 4 people (75%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: June 28
Amazing but gets boring after a while.
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4 of 6 people (67%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
2.9 hrs on record
Posted: July 9
8BitMMO, huh? Alright, I guess I can try this. Plays for an hour Hm. Addictive.

8BitMMO is a clever little game. It's an MMO-sandbox, 8Bit-style. There actually isn't much of a story that I can find, because it doesn't really seem to take that seriously, what with your character being a hobo that broke into the creator's house, rambling about himself being the hero and having to save the world and all. The creator's response? He's getting bored of these random homeless people entering his house.

The more addictive part of this, though, is, as usual: The building.

Don't seem to get it? Happens. Basically, you have to spend gold at the shop to purchase blocks, weapons, and items for your home . How do you get gold? Well, you can get it by completing Mr. Zombie's quests, finding reward-blocks in community-made villages, and killing enemies.

That's all I have to say about this game. I can't come up with any more intelligable words for it.
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5 of 8 people (63%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
1.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 17
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AWESOME!GAME! but still not as good as the great wonders of Portal2
ehh
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
Recommended
2.7 hrs on record
Posted: July 18
Since I could go on and on about this game (I have had about 10 hours on it [8 on website]), I have a list of things to say


1. Yes, you sorta have to use money
2. You can later make your own dungeons
3. You die a lot
Was this review helpful? Yes No Funny
5 of 9 people (56%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
1.7 hrs on record
Pre-Release Review
Posted: July 5
I dont understand why people hate on this game..Well..

1. This game was the 1st game I ever payed on steam (A few years ago)
2. People love ROTMG (Realm of the mad god) And they are fairly similar!!!!

Yah its not cs but its pretty fun i give it ✰✰✰✰✰
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3 of 6 people (50%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Recommended
5.6 hrs on record
Posted: July 13
wasome game really fun youshould try it
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
0.4 hrs on record
Posted: July 23
its ♥♥♥♥ing sucks!!!! grapics!
and more just sucks!
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