The Legend of Karl is a 2.5D hack and slash platformer. You'll master various weapons while exploring the deep diabolical world. A quest struggling between Good and Evil, fight for Justice and what you Believe!
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Release Date:
Feb 21, 2021

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Why Early Access?

“We plan to release an Early Access because we want to collect player's feedback during our early development stage of this game. We are expecting receive a certain good amount of players’ feedback in this community to improve and complete the game in the near future.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“The Early Access will last about 1-2 years.”

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

“The full version of The Legend of Karl will have all complete levels with the storyline. Along with new levels, new power for player, new enemies, new sub-systems will be implemented to enrich player's experience for the overall game experience.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The current state of The Legend of Karl is one of the early levels. The game already contains completed combat system, inter-change weapon system, basic world building.”

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

“It depends, but it will most likely to stay as free to play after Early Access.”

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

“We will pay attention to the feedback and suggestions raised by all the players. The game is still in very early development, reasonable suggestions from our players can definitely affect the further development of the game.”
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About This Game


In a parallel universe, there are numerous worlds exist, live and die on their own space and time. They have their own stories and histories, some think they are all on their own, some wonder what are there beyond their limits. There are two worlds, the Spirit and the Human, are experiencing something more in this parallel universe. These two worlds are in fact affecting each other, reflecting each other with every move and happenings even though they do not know the existence of one another.

Once in a while, in a certain point of moment in time, these two worlds collide and become one ...
A world of

The clans of Spirit take rule over the world, yet the clans themselves fight for the ultimate rulership over the whole world by gaining power from the Balance. They need to open the secret gate of the Balance through the Soul Stone to gain the power. Human is the only living thing to be able to get close to the gate without being diminished and Human is the only source to keep the gate “alive”.

Karl, one of the few human left on world after the Great Collide, trying hard to search for his sister who is believed captured by the clan of spirits. The secret alliance, struggles between good and evil, to be dead or alive, power and riddles, lost and redemption… awaiting there, gazing at your presence.

The Quest and Fight begin.

Game Features

  • Classic 2D platformer with 3D art style.
  • Hack and slash action focused combat system.
  • Wide range of weapons unlocked as you defeat the ferocious enemies.
  • Explore the World which is full of demonic nature and forgotten dungeons.
  • A demonic, powerful “companion” whom lead and temp your journey. Is it a friend or a foe, or neither? Power is a dangerous word.

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Includes cartoon violence.

System Requirements

    • OS *: Windows 7 SP1, 8, 10
    • Processor: Intel i3 2100+ or AMD FX-4100+
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GT 720+ or AMD HD 5450+ or Intel HD Graphics 5000+
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Requirements may change on release.
* Starting January 1st, 2024, the Steam Client will only support Windows 10 and later versions.

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