RPG about a deadly game show in a futuristic dystopian society. Fight neverending attacks from merciless bounty hunters in the ruins of the city and survive the rough conditions of the devastated wasteland.
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Nov 30, 2018
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December 14

Update alpha-0.1 2018-12-14 177



An update that brings various fixes as well as visual enhancements. The melee animation has been overhauled and the infrared sleeping bag got a brand new animation effect.
Furthermore, the game should run better on weaker machines when the performing profile "low cpu load" is selected.

Changes:
- fixed creature visibility
- lowered CPU load on visibility calculation
- fixed timing setting being ignored
- starting sector 2 at night
- new melee whoosh animation
- make sure all actors are stopped when PDA is open
- new effect for sleeping in sleeping bags
- enabled sleeping bag for level 1
- rat muzzle not listed in take dialogs
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December 7

Update alpha-0.1 2018-12-07 170

A single feature update. You can now quickly switch weapons using the mouse wheel.

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About This Game

The pixel art Roguelite RPG about a deadly game show in a futuristic dystopian society.



About a deadly game show in a futuristic dystopian society.
Fight neverending attacks from merciless bounty hunters in the ruins of the city and survive the rough conditions of the devastated wasteland.




  • Explore urban districts and the wasteland
  • Loot weapons, tools and food and repair and mod your loot
  • Lockpick doors or blow them up
  • Collect stims to upgrade your character's body and skills
  • Wear various kinds of armor to protect against bullets, radiation and diseases


  • Fight crazy bounty hunters with guns and melee weapons
  • Hypnotize your enemies
  • Use stealth tech for moving unnoticed
  • Wear armor for protection against protect against bullets, radiation and diseases


  • Watch out for food and water
  • Sleep to fight exhaustion
  • Deal with day and night cycles, with cold, heat and radiation
  • Treat wounds and diseases
  • Build campfires to keep warm
  • Cook food for better nutrition



  • Knight: Slow but armored like a tank
  • Evil Clown: A true psycho
  • Mercenary: The not-so-bright fighting machine
  • Rogue: The blinking fast sly dog
  • ... and more to come


The game takes place somewhere in the future where the majority of people are living in poverty under an oppressive government. The only hope for a better life seems to be the Lethal Running Game Show where rich rewards are promised to the winners.

As a game show contestant, you must ward off never-ending attacks from merciless bounty hunters in the ruins of the city and survive the rough conditions of a devastated wasteland. You’ll work hard to upgrade skills like gun handling and melee fighting, but you’re not all brawn. You’ll also have to upgrade your engineering skills and to ensure survival, find clean water and cure diseases.
Last but not least, you must win over the game show audience and become its star. You made it! Or, did you? Never forget that permadeath is always close at hand.

More Facts
  • Pixel art action RPG
  • Roguelite with permadeath
  • Procedurally generated levels for great replayability
  • Vertical and horizontal game progression

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10
    • Processor: Dual Core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: minimum monitor resolution: 1366x768
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • Graphics: recommended monitor resolution: 1920x1080

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