Underhero is an RPG-platformer where the chosen hero has failed, and an underling of the evil king takes his place as the new hero. Use timing-based combat to defeat enemies as you venture across the land, face off against quirky bosses, and save the kingdom from your own evil boss, Mr Stitches!
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (12) - 91% of the 12 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (414) - 92% of the 414 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Sep 19, 2018
Developer:
Publisher:

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Buy Underhero

 

Reviews

“Underhero is a very good game! And one I'd recommend people check out.”
Jim Sterling

“Life is hard at the bottom of the villainous hierarchy.”
Rock Paper Shotgun

About This Game

DESCRIPTION:


Underhero is a 2D side-scroller RPG adventure game with turn-based combat… without the turns! Precisely timed actions are your most powerful weapons. It tells an intriguing and mysterious story, full of silly characters brimming with personality, quirky dialogue, and lots of weird humor.

STORY:


Inspired by Paper Mario and other Nintendo RPGs. It tells the story of a world where the chosen hero has failed and an underling of the main villain takes his place as the new “hero”.
Join Elizabeth IV and the little Masked Kid as they journey across the Chestnut Kingdom to defeat your evil boss, Mr. Stitches! Meet friends, foes and other weird characters in the mysterious world of Underhero.

FEATURES:


  • Turn-based combat with a twist: there are no turns! Use your reflexes to evade, and your timing to attack or parry! We call it timing-based combat.
  • A sidescrolling RPG adventure full of beautiful pixel art and cartoony aesthetics.
  • A wonderful original soundtrack composed by Stijn van Wakeren.
  • Enemies consider you their ally, so talk to them in-battles for tips, jokes, and lore!
  • Hit enemies with the beat of the music for Groovy~ critical hits!
  • Explore worlds sprinkled with many hidden secrets.
  • Fun and intense boss battles!
  • A story shrouded in mystery, with many twists and turns…

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 / AMD Quad-Core Processor A6
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512MB VRAM, EVGA GeForce 210 DDR3, ASUS AMD HD 5450, Intel HD Graphics 2000
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible
    • Additional Notes: 64-bit and 32-bit systems supported.
    Minimum:
    • OS: MAC OS X 10.11.6 or higher
    • Processor: 2.33 GHz or faster processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512 MB display memory
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04+ / Steam OS+
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 / AMD Quad-Core Processor A6
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512 MB display memory
    • Storage: 2 GB available space

Customer reviews

Review Type


Purchase Type


Language


Date Range
To view reviews within a date range, please click and drag a selection on a graph above or click on a specific bar.

Show graph



Playtime
Filter reviews by the user's playtime when the review was written:



No minimum to No maximum
Display As:
Show graph
 
Hide graph
 
Filters
Excluding Off-topic Review Activity
Playtime:
There are no more reviews that match the filters set above
Adjust the filters above to see other reviews
Loading reviews...