Bad Pad is a metal pumped metroidvania platfomer about a gamepad's buttons who came to life. Oozing with original music and storytelling songs, all in the spirit of metal. Join Square in his adventures, survive Evil Pen's hellish castles, help save Hexa and TZ and probably the rest of the world!
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Positive (10) - 90% of the 10 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Aug 8, 2018
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February 13

Bad Run - Turbo Edition - Alpha Version released!

We've been working on a new and improved version of Bad Run.
The Turbo Edition will include lots of new content, levels and remastered graphics.
The game is playable on any device with a browser and decent WebGL support.
Gamepad support is partial at this time.

If you want to try out Bad Run - Turbo Edition Alpha for free and read more about the game click on the image below.
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January 22

Update version 1.5 released.

We're rounding up to v1.5!
We've added a lot since we released v1.0, here's a reminder Bad Pad - Changelog.

We are also working on a special edition of Bad Run.
We're planning a closed alpha in February if you want to sign up to try the alpha, you can do so by subscribing to our mailing list on our website.
The alpha will be playable on any device with a browser, internet access and decent WebGL support.
More details are coming soon.

Back to Bad Pad, here's what we got for you in the new version.

Test your arcading skills!


Once you deposit all 18 collectibles to enable cheat mode you will also unlock the arcades area at the end of the hall.

In the arcades hall you can replay all 3 mini arcades in a new endless game mode with increasing difficulty.

Another change in the mini arcades is that the destroying a blue ships will now drop powerups in all the arcade games.
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Reviews

“An innovative adventure of an angered Square button unleashed from its controller’s gamepad.”
4/5 – Indie Game Reviewer

“Composed entirely in-house, there is a deliciously crunchy power metal score for each room that seamlessly transitions as you make your way through the game. Cutscenes are done as full musical numbers, giving the whole thing a Tenacious D feel.”
Ready Up

“Must Buy! We don't always have time to review everything, but we've personally played Bad Pad and think it's worth a buy. A great 2D platformer with an awesome soundtrack!”
Steam Curators

New DLC Available

Bad Pad's Soundtrack DLC is now available!
Written and preformed by the game's developer Avishay Mizrav.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/1008670/
Credits:
Avishay Mizrav of Headbang Games - All music, mixing, guitars, bass, keyboards and drums programming.
Jeremiah Kelly of UnderGunned Productions - Vocals on Bad Pad - Theme, Prologue, The great battle, Past future tension, Evil pen's evil plans, The final stand off, Epilogue.
Christina Rotondo - Vocals on Hexa's nightmare.
Amit Sh. - Additional composition and keyboards on Analog's digital ride

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About This Game

\m/ MetalVania Platformer \m/


The wacky premise of Bad Pad is told in songs and is set around a gamepad's buttons who came to life, their endless battles, mind controlling machines and a little bit of time traveling.

Join Square in his adventures, survive Evil Pen's hellish castles, help save Hexa and Trapezoid and probably the rest of the world!

Features

  • Humorous and crazy story-line told in songs and animations, those buttons sure can sing!
  • Original guitar driven rock and metal soundtrack that will keep you pumped.
  • Over 12 hours of gameplay and 160 scenes to explore, metroidvania style.
  • Diverse gameplay with cart riding levels, submarine levels, spaceship levels and more.
  • 10 epic boss levels.
  • In-game mini arcade games.
  • Cool pixel art graphics and a retro feel.
  • Tight controls and game mechanics + gamepad support.
  • Use of physics and changing gravity.
  • Environmental puzzles.
  • One item-based inventory system, hey a button doesn't have pockets, deal with it.
  • Three game difficulties to select from.
  • Lots of steam achievements.

Give Bad Pad DEMO a try, it is always up-to-date and if you decide to buy to the full game you can continue playing with your saved progress.
The demo contains the first act of the game, with 4 levels, 40 scenes, 2 boss fights, 2 train levels, 1 arcade mini game and 2 featured songs.




System Requirements

Windows
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
    • Processor: 1.4GHz processor
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GT/s 4xx or Equivalent
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
    • Processor: 2.0GHz processor or faster
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce 600 Series or Higher
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 / SteamOS
    • Processor: 1.4GHz processor
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GT/s 4xx or Equivalent
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 / SteamOS
    • Processor: 2.0GHz processor or faster
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce 600 Series or Higher
    • Storage: 300 MB available space

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