A dark fantasy RPG dungeon crawler, with challenging real-time tactical combat, a wide variety of spells, and a dark and brooding dungeon full of lethal enemies, sadistic traps, and mind-bending puzzles.
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November 21

Immortal Darkness is on sale NOW!



Announcing Giant Space Monster's first ever sale! For a limited time, enjoy 35% off the price of Immortal Darkness: Curse of the Pale King, and let the descent into darkness begin!

Immerse yourself in a gorgeous dark fantasy action adventure for the ages, stuffed to the brim with features:
  • Real-time tactical combat where every second counts!
  • Magical spells and items for a custom style of play!
  • An immersive storyline by Ted Peterson of Elder Scrolls fame!
  • Hidden traps and satisfying secrets!
  • Stimulating puzzles and brainteasers!
  • Smooth, easy-to-play mechanics!
  • Captivating music and atmospheric audio by Jan Glembotzki!
  • The legendary voice acting talents of Lani Minella and Mark Dodson!
Don't keep the Pale King waiting... your destiny awaits you in the depths of Mordim!

Sale ends Tuesday, November 27th, 2018.
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November 20

Update 2: Rest for the Wicked



Greetings Slayers,

There's no such thing as glamping for the undead, but everyone needs a little reprieve sometimes! That's why we've added two brand new magical items that players can find in the depths of Mordim: the Campfire and the Rod of Hallowing. Bask in their warm glow to restore your health or let go of some of that pent up evil in your veins.

Please see the full patch notes below for details and join the discussion here.

New Features:

  • New Magical Artifacts to Find
    • "Stone of Hearth Summoning"
      • Spawns a magical campfire that heals Shade for a short time
    • "Rod of Hallowing"
      • Creates a patch of hallowed ground that reduces the player's evil meter or damages vampiric enemies for a short time
  • A New Secret to Uncover
    • A challenging new puzzle room waits to be found



Improvements and Bug Fixes:

  • Optimized performance for some lower end graphics cards
  • Fixed a number of map and logic bugs
  • Corrected several typos and grammatical errors in game text

Version U2.1.112018

UPDATE

On November 25th, we pushed a hotfix with the following:

Further Improvements and Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed a bug where the Shopkeeper becomes unresponsive in some situations.
  • Fixed a bug where tip UI could persist through game over and title page.
  • Fixed a bug where certain HUD UI elements could stay visible and interactive when entering a new game.
  • Fixed a bug where enemies sometimes wouldn't aggro when damaged by player spell effects.
  • Fixed map bug on The Vampire Stronghold level that prevented players from backtracking to complete the captive rescue quest.
    • Games already affected by this bug won't be able to backtrack. Our team is looking into potential fixes for this.
  • Fixed a typo on cinematic intro

On December 8th, we pushed a hotfix with the following:

Further Improvements and Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed a bug that caused the Chaos Orb to carry over from saved games to new games in certain circumstances.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented 2 faction notes from being available in game. These notes can now be found on levels 4 and 5.
  • Fixed a UI problem that caused some longer signatures on journal entries to be cut off.

Version U2.3.120818.1
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Reviews

“... Immortal Darkness is a fun dungeon romp with clever environmental puzzles.”
Indie Games Plus

“... a deliciously unforgettable RPG dungeon crawler.”
IndieWatch

About This Game

Immortal Darkness: Curse of the Pale King is a dark fantasy dungeon crawler, that blends the best of old school dungeon crawlers with modern graphics, slick combat, and context driven audio. It features challenging real-time tactical combat, a wide variety of spells, and a dark and brooding dungeon full of lethal enemies, sadistic traps, and mind-bending puzzles.



The world of Uuld is under siege by the Vampyr who have destroyed and devoured all but a few remaining strongholds of civilization. The world's last hope, Shade, an ancient and legendary vampire hunter, has been bitten in the last epic battle on the surface.

You play as Shade now struggling against the vampiric curse, using it to heal yourself but at a terrible price. You must fight your way through a twisted labyrinth of horror and death to finally face the Pale King, lord of all Vampires, before succumbing to the vampiric curse yourself.

Fools Rush In

This is a game that will challenge you to think tactically about every situation. Rushing into a room without a good plan will most likely get you killed very quickly. Control the flow of combat by using spells and potions to slow, stun, confuse, poison, scatter, separate and take out your enemies a few at a time.



The Thirst

As a half-vampire your primary means of healing is drinking the blood of your fallen enemies. Using this ability pushes you closer and closer to full vampire. Use it sparingly or pay the price. There are ways to reduce your build-up of evil, such as potions and holy altars, but they are few and your enemies are many.



Items are Everything

With the exception of your basic melee attack, every spell and ability you will have is based on the items you choose to equip to the 6 slots in your action bar. As you progress through the game and your pack begins to fill with dozens of items, choosing what you equip to your action slots will define everything about how you play and what you can do.

Secrets Within Secrets

Few will find every secret or unlock every puzzle in this centuries old dungeon. Evil has been at work here since ancient antiquity and there is more concealed in this place of eternal gloom than anywhere else in Uuld.



Decisions that Will Shape the Cosmos

There are many factions at play here and who you decide to ally with and who you decide to oppose has the power to dramatically reshape your story and the fate of this world, and possibly many others.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: 64-bit Windows 7+ (8 / 8.1 / 10)
    • Processor: Intel CPU Core i3-2120 (3.3 GHz) / AMD CPU FX-6300 (3.5 GHz)
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 760 (2 GB) / AMD Radeon HD 7850 (2 GB)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: 64-bit Windows 7+ (8 / 8.1 / 10)
    • Processor: Intel CPU Core i7-2600 (3.4 GHz) / AMD CPU FX-8320 (3.5 GHz)
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (3 GB) / AMD Radeon RX 480 (4 GB)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 1 GB available space

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