Fight for victory in a 1v1 or 2v2 grid-based deathmatch in Grid Masters. Represent your favorite faction as one of five characters (with more to come), each with their own unique abilities. Toss massive bombs, rocket punch, or send explosive robot minions to take your enemies down!
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May 31, 2016

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Grid Masters is being released on early access to support development and get feedback from the community. We have the base of what we believe is an amazing game that with some work can see a larger cast of characters and a bigger variety of game modes to keep players coming back for more.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Depending on player feedback, we expect to be in early access for 1 to 2 years while we add new characters, stages, game modes, and features.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“For the full game we are hoping for the following, however community feedback and interest will effect what makes it into the final version.
  • An endless mode
  • 12 characters
  • Match making
  • Leader boards
  • Game modifiers
  • Additional game modes inspired by the community
  • Skins
  • Information pages about each character
  • Competitive ranking system

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“We are launching into early access with local and online multiplayer death matches. Online matches can be found through a server list. We have an arcade mode where you can fight your way to a special final match. This can be played solo or coop. We also have a practice mode which shows damage values so you can find and master the best combos for each combatant.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“While in early access we will be selling the game for 30% off of it's final price. We don't think our players should pay for parts of the game that aren't done yet. As we add more content throughout the early access the price may increase, but you can rest assured that the final price will stay the same.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Since each combatant is unique, we want to hear from the community about which abilities they like and which they find to be less than fun. We also hope to collect data on how the characters are being used to balance them appropriately and improve our AI. We've also seen the steam community post lots of videos showing off all sorts of bugs from other games and we hope see some posted of bugs from our game. All of these things will have us build a fun and balanced competitive fighter.”
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August 28, 2017

Version 0.5.1.0 Released



What's New
We've added a Discord button on the main menu to make it easier for players to join our community and find others to play with!

What's Fixed
This release is mostly a bug fix release. We've fixed the following:
  • Fixed SRA-2053 AI now makes decisions based on her new move set.
  • Fixed Online match issues
  • Fixed Title music not stopping on match start
  • Fixed Some attacks no longer damage the tile of the character that launched them
  • Removed Broadcast ability for hosting online matches until public hosting is fixed

What's Next
We are still aware that some player are having issues with controllers. Fixing this is our highest priority. We are also consolidating our art assets to make porting to Linux and Mac OS X easier in future. We've been working on modifiers for matches, but it may be some time before these are ready. Lastly, we are testing new characters and attacks, as always, for our next character release!
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About This Game

Fight for victory in a 1v1 or 2v2 grid-based deathmatch in Grid Masters. Represent your favorite faction as one of five characters (with more to come), each with their own unique abilities. Toss massive bombs, rocket punch, or send explosive robot minions to take your enemies down!


Grid Masters takes place on the planet Orikos, where vast alliances, held together by bonds of convenience rather than loyalty, constantly struggle for power and influence. Nations work anonymously to sabotage both friends and enemies, while giant company blocs, called Megacorps, hover around these nations like scavengers, controlling commerce and wielding enormous power under the leadership of a mysterious council, the Directorate.

The animosity among the different nations and the Megacorps is at its strongest on the Grid. Every year, the great powers of the Orikos send their finest warrior to compete in order to prove their power. The winner’s host gains influence and notoriety, while the victor is awarded fame and fortune. The losers pay briefly with their lives before the Respawners throw them back into the fray. Who will be this year’s champion?

Grid Masters is influenced by Megaman Battle Network and Super Smash Brothers.

Game Features Currently Available
  • 5 unique characters
  • Team deathmatch mode
  • Single player and co-op arcade mode
  • Server list to find multiplayer games (in early testing)
  • Local or online play, up to 4 players!
  • Windows support
  • 4 levels of bot difficulty

Full Game Release Goals
  • Mac OS X and Linux support coming soon
  • Many more characters
  • Match mutators
  • Single player and co-op endless mode

Controller Support
  • 2 players on keyboard
  • Xbox-like gamepads
  • If demand exists, other gamepad types

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows Vista SP2
    • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Card Supporting OpenGL 3 or higher
    • Storage: 250 MB available space

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