FURNACE AND RIPOSTE GAMES & CO ANNOUNCE DUNGEON STARS AVAILABLE NOW ON STEAM EARLY ACCESS
DUNGEON STARS EARLY ACCESS LAUNCH TRAILER REVEALED!
Montreal, April 26, 2018 – Riposte Games & Co and Furnace Games today announced that their side scrolling hack & slash dungeon crawler, Dungeon Stars, will be available for PC via Steam Early Access starting on April 26, 2018 for $14.99.
Dungeon Stars is an explosive evolution of the classic dungeon crawler with addictive button-smashing action set in a world populated by lovable characters, a beautifully rich 3D environment, rapid progression and procedurally generated levels.
Players can take part in Early Access starting Thursday, April 26, by purchasing Dungeon Stars through the official Steam page: http://store.steampowered.com/app/788640/Dungeon_Stars/
“It is great to see the indie development team born from our partnership with Furnace Games taking their first step towards a bigger audience and we are excited to see the progress and how player feedback shapes Dungeon Stars in the coming months in Early Access.” said Johan Eile, CEO of Riposte Games & Co.
Key Features available with the Early Access launch of Dungeon Stars are:
– Visually stunning blend of 3D lighting technology with hyper expressive 2D-Style characters.
Collect 15 charming and adventurous heroes, each with their own unique powers and special quests to perform. Team them up to take on various challenges.
– Simple and addictive action-combat that has heroes blasting through hordes of enemies.
Block powerful enemy attacks, Smash through enemy shields, and unleash rapid Attacks to deal damage as fast as possible. As you defeat enemies, you power up your Special Abilities to turn the tables on dangerous opponents and powerful Bosses.
– Powerful pets and gear creating a variety of magical combinations and capabilities to explore.
Level-up your heroes to unlock abilities and boost their stats; equip magic gems and pets to give them new powers; customize your heroes to match your play style.
– 40+ adventures with special procedural content that bolsters replay and exploration.
Random encounters, secret rooms and loot are never the same twice.
– Choose from 3 different heroes to play with.
Switch heroes on the fly and assign them to your squad depending on the ability you need to face your enemies, defeat the boss and complete the dungeon.
Platform: Windows PC (support for other platforms is under consideration)
During the Early Access period, participants will help shape the final details of Dungeon Stars and provide invaluable input as the title rolls to a full launch. As we are not yet feature complete, gamers can expect a number of new features, optimizations, and enhancements to be released during and after the Early Access period. These include, but are not limited to, new dungeons, new modes, new bosses, and new characters.
Players are encouraged to visit the Official Dungeon Stars Forum and leave their Early Access feedback:
– Steam forum: https://steamcommunity.com/app/788640/discussions/
Dungeon Stars is developed by FURNACE GAMES for PC and is available now on Steam Early Access.
More news on the Dungeon Stars Full Release will be made available in the coming months.
About Riposte Games & Co.
Founded in 2014, Riposte Games & Co (formerly Cloudcade Canada) has emerged as a development powerhouse for mid core F2P games on mobile, PC, and Web. Over the last few years the team has developed and released top performing games across all platforms, including the titles Shop Heroes, Swords & Potions, and Card Monsters. Led by a group of savvy video game professionals, the company is built on a rock solid foundation that combines technology and art to create a fantastic player experience.
About Furnace Games
Furnace Games was founded by Jim Montgomery and Allan Ditzig and is based in Dallas TX. The team is composed of an award-winning group of game makers with decades of collective experience and 6 years working together on hit games. The team has a proven track record of creating successful franchises on console, PC and mobile platforms. With more than 40 combined years of experience across genres and consoles, including work on hit titles like Mortal Kombat, Dark Age of Camelot, CastleVille and Dungeon Boss.