Canyon Capers is a retro style platform game brought right up to date, with tons of levels, modes, collectables and secrets.
User reviews: Mixed (1,722 reviews)
Release Date: Apr 25, 2014
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"Really good time consuming platformer"
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“Canyon Capers is a real blast from the past, and especially in the memories for longtime players.”
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About This Game

Do you have fond memories of playing old style platform games, where you didn't have to learn a hundred button combos to play it successfully? Canyon Capers is just for you if that's the case.

Canyon Capers is a retro style arcade platform game for all ages, created by the authors of the 1992 original.

Starring DinoJr and his many friends as they venture through the canyons and caverns of ancient ruins in historical locations, to reach the ultimate goal, retrieval of the Golden Mollusk, source of all universal power and a mighty fine trophy at that.

With a finely tuned difficulty curve, from nice and easy, all the way to rock hard, just like old school platforming used to be. Canyon Capers will make you rely on your wits, your memory and at times, seat of the pants twitch gaming.


  • Simple to play, hard to master classic retro platform gaming
  • Full steam support... achievements, stats, leaderboards, and cloud support
  • Trading cards, emotes, backgrounds and badges to earn
  • 50 levels each with 3 levels of completion, each with many ways to complete... find your best path to fame and riches
  • Race to the end, collect all the items and unlock the unique bomb levels
  • Unlock new characters, each with their own unique abilities as you complete canyons and worlds
  • Tongue in cheek nods to your favorite classic retro games
  • Tons of secrets and collectibles


System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Microsoft® Windows® XP / Vista / 7 / Windows 8
    • Processor: 1.4GHz or faster
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Graphics Card made within the last 4 years (Pixel Shader 3.0, Vertex Shader 3.0)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 250 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller or Direct Input compatible controller
Helpful customer reviews
9 of 11 people (82%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 14
This game shouldn't exist.
Thanks for the free 9 cents that the cards are worth though.
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7 of 8 people (88%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 25
Dislcaimer: This game has nothing to do with canyons nor caping

Seriously, this game is a disgrace. You're an eleven year old boy that jumps on snakes that fart when they die and when you get hit, it sounds like a fourty year old is motor-boating his wife. You also need a VERY high end pc for the realistic graphics quality...
The only reason why you would get this game really is because you can get easy trading cards although I'd rather find another way.
This game is only usable as a torture method, I'd rather suck D**K than playing this game.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: August 15
Looks horrible. I've got it for free.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 9
Worst game ever made
Its only possible benefit is if you got this game for free and you sell the steam trading cards. If so, good for you
Otherwise:

-10/10
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
10.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 11
Bad controls and unimaginitive levels make this a horrible platformer. Feels like a student project.
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