Doughlings brings unique gameplay mechanics through its interesting characters and the world while combining together the best that all known Arkanoid games have to offer, polished with a modern look and design.

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An Old Friend with a New Look

Nothing is better than a familiar face. In Doughlings, you will feel right at home with classic gameplay mechanics, power-ups, and challenging levels. Don't let Morpheus lose his ball and try to clear the screen with everything you got!

It's Showtime Baby!

Forget the traditional brick breaker power-ups. Doughlings presents ‘Show-Off’s--super abilities that you can unleash to change the course of every level. With each character a unique ‘Show Off’ ability will be yours. Use them wisely.

Rewrite Your DNA

Find the hidden DNAs and morph into 6 different personas in each level. Unlock them all and collect elixirs to activate new and even more powerful abilities.

Stay Strong, Stay Alive

Complete the harder levels to face new enemies that present game changing challenges. Killers, psychos, ghosts, you name it! Nobody said it was going to be easy so get ready!

Create, Test and Share

You think you can create the most bad*** level? Go and create your own levels with all the targets and characters available in Doughlings. Share them with the world and play other levels created by players from around the globe!

GAME FEATURES

  • Classic breakout gameplay with new mechanics.
  • 6 different characters with unique superpowers.
  • Special abilities to unlock for each character to help you along your journey.
  • 90 levels to play and challenge your skills.
  • Lots of different targets to face and destroy.
  • Create your own levels with the level editor.
  • Dozens of achievements to complete.
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This week we want to to give you an insight look into the targets and the design approaches behind it. Let’s begin.

I thought this game was a brick breaker?

It is, but with some new stuff. First of all, you are not hitting bricks. Most of your targets are folks of Doughlings and they all have different sickness levels and results. You will encounter some non-organic targets as well but those are also not the bricks you have seen before.

Like Morpheus and his personas, we wanted to create something new that hasn’t been tried before. By this design approach, we have taken the full control of the player and added some “unpredictable” mechanics into the game. Let’s us explain it with the Killer.

doughlings killer

The Killer is one of the most unpredictable targets in Doughlings: Arcade. He can teleport all around the map and attack one of the Doughlings to turn them into stone. This creates a surprise mechanic during the gameplay and increases the tension. By this, player focuses to take him out instead of healing other targets.

Meteorites are one of the first unfamiliar targets that you will encounter. Normally, the player has to hit everything on the screen to heal them. But this time you may think of avoiding it since it increases the sickness level of targets around it.

doughlings psycho

And the last example is the Psycho. As you may guess, he is a bit crazy and loves to push things down. Like the Killer, he also doesn’t have a predictable route and creates a challenge for the player to avoid fallen targets while forcing to take him out.

Does skill matter?

Of course it does. Let’s get into it with another example.

With wormholes, your ball will teleport and allow you to play in a different way. You may use them to your advantage and reach places before clearing the entrance. But of course, you have to be careful with any unexpected turns. Check out the ending of the video for a great example.

Mines are also there to mostly help you. Sometimes you will struggle to heal harder targets and use mines to help you out. It may decrease the total points you make but greatly increase your survival chances.

Are there more targets?

doughlings targets

Among 90 different levels, you will face 14 different targets. Each of them will create a new challenge in carefully designed levels. These levels will have different difficulties based on the number of targets and the way we put them there.

So when you start playing Doughlings, we suggest you to not to focus on clearing the level only but also use different tactics with the help of these targets. As you progress to later levels, you will realize that the game is getting harder but also rewarding. See you on the next blog!

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The Sound of Doughlings: Arcade

The Sound of Doughlings: Arcade

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This week we are talking about the sound of Doughlings: Arcade and how it makes the game even better with well-crafted tunes.

Release Trailer for Doughlings: Arcade is here!

Release Trailer for Doughlings: Arcade is here!

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What is better than a brand new release trailer? Check out our latest video, created exclusively for the upcoming release.

Doughlings: Arcade - Our Vision

Doughlings: Arcade - Our Vision

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Why Doughlings: Arcade is different than other brick breaker and breakout games? Here is the answer.

Create, Share and Play – Level Editor

Create, Share and Play – Level Editor

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Get ready to create your own level with every character and target in Doughlings. Test your skills, share with the world and player levels from other...

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