Assemble your crew, gear them up and fight creatively on this easy to learn but hard to master turn-based tactical roguelite. Capture the most dangerous bounties in the city, cash that juicy bounty and improve your chances of survival on a city filled with crime and jazzy grooves.
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Positive (19) - 94% of the 19 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jul 24, 2023

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Developing The Black Pepper Crew is a challenging endeavor, and receiving continuous feedback from passionate players will elevate the game to the next level. We are planning new bounties and frequent updates!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“The release of the full version is dependent on the game's performance, but we are currently planning to launch it within approximately a year.”

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

“We have a development roadmap in place for the final release, which includes:
- Additional playable character classes.
- HQ Upgrades.
- NPC Quests.
- Character upgrades.
- Lots of items
- More high profile missions and bosses.
- More enemy types.
- Different mission types.
- Necessary features like controller support, achievements and cloud saves.

Alongside the new content, we are committed to addressing bugs, improving game balance, and enhancing the overall gameplay experience. These additions and improvements will be gradually introduced during the Early Access period.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“The Early Access version will feature the core elements of the game, along with approximately 2 hours of content. Our intention is to provide regular updates during the Early Access period, introducing additional content and features.”

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

“The price will remain unchanged during the Early Access period; however, we plan to increase it upon the game's full release.”

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

“The community will have the opportunity to communicate with us through our Discord server and the Steam forums. We will provide the roadmap and regular progress reports throughout the Early Access period.”
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About This Game

In the basement of The Black Pepper Jazz Club gathers a crew of bounty hunters to plan their next job. Command the crew, hunt bounties around the city, hire crew members, gear them up, fight creatively and cash that juicy bounty on this jazzy tactical turn-based roguelite!

Undertake bounty hunting missions!

Fight your way through a crime boss's lair, defeat all of his henchmen, capture him and earn that reward!

Assemble your crew!

Build your crew, hire characters from 4 different playable classes. Punch and control the front line with the boxer, trick the enemy positions with the thief, slash your way through enemies with the shinobi, support your tactics with the tech wizard and expect more classes to come!

Fight creatively!

Discover new strategies! Combine your characters in interesting ways and get that bounty!

Lots of items!

Loot, buy and gear up. Lots of items to spice things up.

System Requirements

SteamOS + Linux
    • OS *: Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 6200
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
* Starting January 1st, 2024, the Steam Client will only support Windows 10 and later versions.
    • OS: MacOS 10.10
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 620
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    • OS: Linux (64-bit or 32-bit x86)
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 620
    • Storage: 200 MB available space

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