Clone Drone in the Danger Zone is a third person sword fighter where any part of your body can be sliced off. With your mind downloaded into a robot gladiator, you must survive the sinister trials of the arena.
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Very Positive (245 reviews) - 95% of the 245 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Mar 16, 2017

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We’re launching in Early Access to communicate the following: We’re going to be working on this game for a long time to come! Over the coming months we’re going to add new enemies, weapons, levels, game modes and all kinds of wonderful things we haven’t thought of yet!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“We’re looking to leave Early Access by the end of 2017, or whenever we feel the main awesome game modes and features we have in mind have been built, proven out with community play and stabilized.”

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

“By time of full release, we expect to complete the story, add more major game modes, weapons, enemies, etc. The Early Access version will be continuously improved up until the full release.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

Story Mode is a work in progress, currently comprised of 20 levels spread over two chapters. More chapters to come!

Endless Mode provides a replayable experience of over 100 levels spread over 5 escalating tiers of difficulty. New levels, upgrades and enemies are continuously added to the game and surfaced here.

Alpha Stability: There may be bugs! Tell us and we’ll fix them!

Heavy iteration: Your favorite feature might get radically changed. Hopefully into something more awesome. Feedback welcome!”

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

“We may gradually raise the price as we ship new content and features, or raise the price on full release.”

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

“Extremely closely. Erik (Mr. Doborog himself) is often streaming game development, art integration and level design live on Twitch, and taking suggestions from viewers in chat. There is a giant duck in the game that’s all the Twitch chat's fault.

There’s a thriving Clone Drone community Discord chat server where players post their streams, clips, gifs, and chat with the (small) game team. We are also active in forum discussions and closely listen to ideas from community members.

We're releasing major updates about every 4-5 weeks. In the 5 months the game was in alpha on itch.io we released 4 major updates!

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April 15

The Level Editor is coming!

Hey human, do YOU have a cool idea for a level?
A Maze? Sawblades and lava? The Crazy Duck Challenge??

Soon YOU can make it, and share it with other humans!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ec0PoEUlAJ0
We're hard at working making an ass-kicking Level Editor, that makes it easy and fun to put together Clone Drone levels.

Some highlights include:

  • Steam Workshop Integration - Easily find, rate and upload levels!
  • Make Challenges - Why make one level, when you can make several and put them together into an awesome Challenge? Choose what upgrades the player starts with and what is restricted!
  • Choose your enemies - Test your skills against any combination of enemies you can imagine!
The first version of the Level Editor launches on May 5th!
We look forward to seeing what you do with it!

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April 3

0.7.2 – Pretty photos! And a teeny bug-fix update.

First things first. We've put a teeny tiny fix update (0.7.2)! This update:

  • Makes Photo Mode Music toggle on and off perfectly! It now makes us giggle every time we toggle it.
  • Fixes a crash some people have seen when performing said toggling.
  • Adds two things you Big-time Twitch Streamers out there: emote vocalizations for certain Twitch streamers' subscribers, and a new note about enabling slow mode to avoid being throttled.
Some Awesome Photo Mode Photos!
Humans, your creativity amazes us!! In the 3 days since we released Photo Mode, we have been blown away by the awesome shots our wonderful community members have taken.

Let's look at some of them! See more on Steam Community Screenshots, the Itch Forums, and the Discord chat!
The #RoboSelfie (thanks NoScope!)



Spidertron Deconstructed (thanks Dr. Greenman The Mad Scientist!)



A very nature-photography-style photo. Note the player killing it in the background. (thanks ShAzZ!)



 
What happened here? DEATH! (thanks Dope Arcane!)



Spidertron... where'd your eyes go? (thanks VattHammer!)



Mid-air-duck-strike (thanks iosephusalbert!)



Off you go! (thanks Teewoo!)



 
A cinematic jump (thanks mincpower!)



There are so many more awesome ones we wanted to include, but alas update posts can only be so long (I'm impressed you're still reading)!

Check out the rest of the awesome Photo Mode screenshots, and make & post your own so we can see them too!

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About This Game

CONGRATULATIONS HUMAN! 🤖




Apologies for the brief agony while we harvested your mind. But now your thought patterns are safely encased in this sleek, shiny robot!

With a laser sword.

SURVIVE AND PERHAPS YOU WILL EARN UPGRADES.


GOOD LUCK IN THE ARENA.


We hope you survive longer than the last contestant...



Oh, and the one before that...

Game Modes


1. Story Mode - One part epic tale of human defiance, another part laser swords.
2. Endless Mode - Challenge yourself to fight through 86 level variants spread across 5 difficulty tiers. Can you make it to 🏆TITANIUM🏆 ?
3. Twitch Mode - TWITCH PLAYS YOU. Your Twitch stream viewers earn coins, bet on your gameplay and spawn enemies to kill you (or give you ❤️s—if they really like you).
!spawn jetpack2 Kappa Kappa Kappa
4. Challenge Mode - Bow-only, hammer-only, can you still survive the arena?

Features (in the game right now!)

  • Epic Voxel Dismemberment: In addition to looking cool, the ability to cut off body parts is central to the gameplay. Jumping on one leg is a common occurrence. Large enemies need to be cut down to size before a fatal blow can be delivered.
  • Sharp Sword Combat: Combat is fast and intense, putting great emphasis on movement, timing and positioning. You are never safe, as any blow can instantly kill or dismember.
  • Entertaining Commentary: With 7,421 spoken words, Commentatron and Analysis-Bot provide a running commentary of your performance and react to your activities.
  • Upgrade your robot: jetpack, bow, kicking, deflection, clones, giant hammers, FIRE 🔥🔥🔥.
  • Terrifying robotic enemies that actually get pretty hard! Sword robots, bow robots, Spidertron 5000, Spidertron 6000, gigantic hammer bots. So many things to dismember.

Alpha Limitations:


See Early Access description above.

Hone your sword skills now, before the rest of humanity gets its turn. JOIN THE HUMAN RESISTANCE!

Or don't! It's your future-robo-funeral... 😈

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7 or newer
    • Processor: Dual-core 3 GHz and up recommended
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 400 series or newer, AMD Radeon HD 5000 series or newer
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X / macOS 10.8+ (Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra)
    • Processor: Second Generation Intel Core i5 or newer recommended
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Dedicated graphics highly recommended. AMD Radeon HD 6000M-series or newer, Nvidia GeForce GT 600M-series or newer
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
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