Hero Siege is one of the most loved indie hack n slash games with roguelike elements! Join the fun now!! In the depths of Tarethiel a group of monks united the four pieces of the brimstone talisman, waking up the slendering demons below...
User reviews: Very Positive (1,764 reviews)
Release Date: Dec 18, 2013

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"...game has potential, is strangely addictive..., but still has serious flaws."
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October 30

Re-patched and fixed the problems

So there were some crash problems which have now been taken care of, and indeed it was some structure changes that kinda intervened on some badly programmed things.

anyway update and the new patch should be working just perfectly!

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Reviews

“Fun and addictive gameplay, great graphics and sound”
95/100 – Cub Like Foot

“THE HERO SIEGE EXPERIENCE IS AN IMPRESSIVE ONE.”
100/100 – Game Maker Blog

“Hack'N'Slash at its best!!”
87/100 – IGN

About This Game


Hero Siege is one of the most loved indie hack n slash games with roguelike elements! Join the fun now!!



In the depths of Tarethiel a group of monks united the four pieces of the brimstone talisman, waking up the slendering demons below... The Act was fortold in the Ancient Book of Revelations and that Satan would raise from Hell to rule the earth... Someone needs to stop him or else the mankind will soon face extinction!


- Randomly generated levels, items, dungeons, bosses, secrets and events. Every game session you play is different!
- Over 130 unique crafted items that are either passive, usable or orbiting.
- Over 70 different enemies with the possibility to spawn as rare or elite with extra hp/damage and abilities, but dropping better loot and giving more exp!
- Over 150 Achievements to unlock!
- Customize your character with over 60 different hats!
- 5 Acts to play through! (Requires DLC for the 5th)
- Random Dungeons and Crypts to explore and clear from loot and enemies!
- 8 playable classes! (Samurai requires DLC)
- 4 different difficulty levels to unlock!
- Tons of random! Start discovering all the wonderful secrets and content!

System Requirements

PC
Mac
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or Windows 8
    • Processor: 1.8 GHZ
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 128 mb
    • Hard Drive: 40 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Might or might not work on 32-bit OS
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X -versio Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or newer
    • Processor: Intel Mac 1.8 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
Helpful customer reviews
61 of 68 people (90%) found this review helpful
9.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 6
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I Like:
+ random generated levels, dungeons, items etc.
+ 8 characters
+ over 120 items
+ over 70 different enemys + elite versions
+ coop mode
+ hardcore mode
+ nice 16-bit setting
+ good control
+ gamepad support
+ low hardware requirement

dont Like:
- cant shoot diagonal
- sometimes confusing (many shots and enemys)

In Hero Siege there is no deep, meaningful story.
Hero Siege takes your average dungeon crawler RPG, sets it up to have monsters attack in waves.
adds randomly generated dungeons and large arenas full of traps and treasures that shift around each wave.
You have potions with random effects, weapons with unique properties to augment your normal attacks, and sometimes statues appear that can alter your base stats.

Hero Siege is a kind of twin stick arena shooter were you can pick from 1 of 7 character classes each with 4 different special attacks based on that class.
Each level is randomly. the enemies will come from the same place.
However there are 4 acts each with a few levels. Each level has 5 waves before the boss spawns.
There are potions that you can get that will randomly change your stats. Do you risk it possibly lowering your speed or attack or increase it?
The characters are a nice, you've got pyromaniac, necromancer, viking, pirate, marksmen, nomad and Samurai.
The pirate can get allot more gold or summon minnions with the necromancer. Each character feels unique.
After a level up you get 2 points into either Damage, Attack Speed, Defense or Health.
Monster tactics tend to be limited to rushing at you head on while occasionally firing off an odd projectile or spell. For the most part, holding down the fire key in one direction . this is all the strategy you’ll need in order to kill the enemy.
Diablo 2 with a infusion of roguelike elements.

great hack n slash game. nice graphics and sound. dont waste your time and play this game!


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17 of 20 people (85%) found this review helpful
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 12
The game gives you a wide variety of characters which with their own abilities, a simplistic two currency system, and numerous areas that you can explore and conquer. I recommend that you give this game a try!
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6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
18.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 5
I loved Diablo and I see a lot of comparisons made between the two which can only be a good thing in my opinion. This is a very fun, just one more go, rogue-like. As others have said, you can't shoot diagonally, but once you get used to this, it is not a deal breaker for me.

There are some bugs still, but then a lot of games have them even years after release. The main problem at the time of writing this is that the achievements for completing acts aren't unlocking but a fix is on the way apparently. I've also had dungeons spawn on top of me trapping me in the wall until the mobs killed me. A little frustrating but no big deal.

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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
35.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 1
For a game as cheap as Hero Siege, it is a hell of a great game, I would easly pay $20 or more for this title, one of my favorite games in my Steam Library for sure.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 5
The only thing terrible about this game is the voice acting.

This game may hold you close with that nostalgia feeling of a retro game that kills you over and over again, forcing you to start all over. Don't deny it, though. You're willing to throw down another half hour, for another attempt at killing that first boss that you've only gotten through twice, only to be killed by a wave in the next zone minutes later.

This game is fun, classes are unique, the idea is simple, and it has multplayer. Give it a go!
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7 of 11 people (64%) found this review helpful
34.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 14
This game is a lot of fun but the bugs are the worst kinds.

Diffculties don't unlock correctly, wasting hours of playtime.
Save ruining game crashes, again wasting hours of playtime.
Classes that have broken talents, making them 100% unplayable.
Even after a scaling and damage re-tweek there are still some extremely unbalanced bosses and attacks, leading to rare but super frustrating deaths that you could not avoid.

All of these things have happened to me multiple times.

The Devs are working on patches but honestly each new patch introduces more problems than the last or just fails to fix what it set out to fix!

Unless you are ready for a frustrating (in a good way) game with frustrating (in a horrible unacceptable way) bugs, stay away.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
25.3 hrs on record
Posted: October 2
At first I attempted to play it on my laptop which always ended up in a windowed screen which I did not like at all. I did finally install the game onto my gaming pc and it plays perfectly and full screen now. It is a very fun game, with many different characters to play. Reminds me of Rogue Legacy, if you die you go back to the beginning but do not lose your levels. I recommend playing it with a controller though, easier to use. Multiplayer is still in beta at this time, but I am being patient and looking forward to it being completed.
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5 of 8 people (63%) found this review helpful
7.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 5
You can be a redneck and throw tyres.
Why wouldn't a human being buy this game?
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
14.6 hrs on record
Posted: October 16
Love this game! So fun to kill som time!

+Good graphics
+Lots of Classes with many skill points to upgrade
+good variation in enemies
-can become repetitiove after 50 or so waves
-A few collision bugs about
-Difficulty has some sort of exponential curve or something.

Overall its one of the best indie games ive ever played. Definately recommend!
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
9.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 4
Wow, my only words for this. A game this good could make the price to a tenner without anyone minding! i could spend endless days on this game. In my list of top ten games. gg Panic Art
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
2.3 hrs on record
Posted: October 25
This is one of the greatest games i have played. A lot more challenging than i thought it would be. The enemies are quite tough though. I would recommend this game to anyone who likes RPGs, or anyone who would like a challenge.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
9.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 18
This is a really good game. But the local multiplayer crashes alot. If you play single player and choose the 2 player option you can play with someone on one system, also you can hook up a ps3 controller using the charger cable and one can play with it while the other uses the keyboard.
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
7.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 4
You know you have come across a good rouge-like when you die and automatically want to play again. This is a very challenging game especially in the mid and later levels. The sheer amount of things on the screen to deal with is crazy. Better have your twitch skills ready when you boot this one up.
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9 of 18 people (50%) found this review helpful
5.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 12
No. No. No. No.

I have already read a dozen reviews comparing this game to Binding of Isaac and I am finally sick of it. The only thing they have in common are roguelite elements, a top down view, and nondescriptive items.

For the love of god don't buy this due to any Isaac desire. Don't buy it period. Other reviewers have already said why this is a bad game. I'll let you read their reasoning. Good day.

No actually, I am going to say my piece by listing the things that made me stop playing this game.

Sluggish movement speed, unsatisfying stat increases, infuriating instant kills, general buggyness, unappealing voicework, cluttered and unclear graphics, dull enemies, and a ridiculously padded list of achievments that has been artificially inflated by copying the same tasks ten times over for each class.

Avoid. Play some more Binding of Isaac. Buy Rebirth. You'll have a hell of a lot more fun.
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1 of 3 people (33%) found this review helpful
43.8 hrs on record
Posted: October 9
The game is still in the development stage. And with every patch there are more bugs.
The game is used to be fun at some point, but now it's very difficult to play and have fun.
So I don't recommend buying this game, at least now. Probably in a year or a half it will become a great game, but now it's total garbage.
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1 of 3 people (33%) found this review helpful
3.0 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
Online support/tech support is non exsistent. When making a hero online your hero will delete upon returning to the home menu screen. When in a game if you want to level up your skills your game crashes. Offline, however, the game is great just a shame there is no support for people who want to play with friends.
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1 of 3 people (33%) found this review helpful
31.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 18
"This game is more aggrivating then fun. Playing 1+ hours and everything kills me in 1 hit. Traps, enemy dies and release special, everything just boom you are dead. I have it on EASY. This game isn't fun.
Not only that, I have tried 4 calsses same thing with all. Then every time I get far in like wave 15+, the game crashes and I get a bug report. Everytime!!!!"

~Edit-

This was my initial thoughts on the game but as I played and level'd the Necromancer up he became very OP and I am at Act 4 now I do believe. I am come to enjoy the game and become addicted after 8 hours of playing haha. Take time to level up a character or a few till you find the one you enjoy and get the skills just right before you give up like I almost did. A very enjoyable game now. Just was hard to get into at first.
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 14
I amputated my legs so I wasn't restricted to the ground. 10/10
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3 of 8 people (38%) found this review helpful
19.3 hrs on record
Posted: October 24
CODED WITH THE FEET
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2 of 6 people (33%) found this review helpful
16.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 25
It was before better.
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