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Oniken is a 2D platform action indie game that make use of 8-bit graphic style. My friend Pedro Paiva and I are putting a great effort to guarantee that this game feels really like an 8 bit classic. Everything on Oniken, from the character design to the music, is a tribute to the 8-bit action games from the NES era. So if you like old-school games be prepared for Oniken and remember... Oniken is NES hard! By purchasing Oniken, you will also get with no extra charging Oniken´s Manual and Original Sound Track composed by Thommaz Kauffmann, Bruno Araujo and N-Freq. *** Mac and Linux version uses wrappers. They're not a port, however in almost every machine that we tested the game it runs without any problem. However if you had a problem please e-mail us!

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It has been a while since we released Oniken, now we're making a new game, Odallus: The Dark Call.
Odallus is an action retro game with exploration elements. This is a bigger and more complex project as Oniken so we need some help in order to make it better. Please, help us on our indie gogo campaign:

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We hope that you guys enjoy this game as you enjoyed Oniken! Thanks to everyone!

Odallus: The Dark Call

Odallus: The Dark Call

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Hey guys, we're happy to announce our new game! It's called Odallus: The Dark Call a dark fantasy themed action/exploration platformer!

Solving "cannot create subdirectory in temporary directory"

Solving "cannot create subdirectory in temporary directory"

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Hey guys, we fixed the "cannot create subdirectory in temporary directory" problem that some people are having!

Oniken is also on Greenlight

Oniken is also on Greenlight

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Vote Oniken up for chances of win win! Same game available here on Desura but with achievements!

Mac and Linux versions

Mac and Linux versions

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Hey guys! Mac and Linux versions are done! We're going to release it here as soon as the files be authorized!

Odallus: Ther Dark Call  demo v0.1(fixed)

Odallus: Ther Dark Call demo v0.1(fixed)

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This is the demo version of Odallus The Dark Call. In this demo we made a test stage that will not be in the final release. We hope that you guys enjoy...

Demo Version

Demo Version

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This is the Demo version of Oniken! Now you guys can experience a part of the final game release.

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16bitshock
16bitshock

Awesome game! Enjoyed the demo & decided to download it from Desura. I will support any developer that releases quality retro games.

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JoeDestroyer
JoeDestroyer

Just beat Oniken. Very entertaining game! I'm looking forward to Odallus.

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Xaenor
Xaenor

Congratulations on getting greenlit on Steam :) I think the game deserves as much attention as it can possibly get. I was wondering if people who bought it on Desura would also get a Steam key when one's available, or would they have to buy the game anew on Steam?

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xxxsaucebossxxx
xxxsaucebossxxx

im wondering the same thing does anyone know anything about this?

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Caine123
Caine123

strangely this game doesnt recognize my dpad! the analog sticks work great but why not my d-pad ? :(
i use ps3 with xpadder, also tried xinput, nothing works but those progs recognize my dpad.

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Danilo_Dias Creator
Danilo_Dias

Hum... I'm using DS3 Tool to play using my ps3 controller. Oniken reconizes the dpad with it.

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dokartist
dokartist

good platformer

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VanRaposU
VanRaposU

This game is really awesome! Nice and charismatic 8-bits graphics mashed up with great soundtrack and gameplay. It's dificult, yes, but in a very, very addictive way. Nostalgic and yet somehow unique!

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GatoMaster
GatoMaster

so hard for me

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Rollingk
Rollingk

This is one of those games where you get better the more you play it! Then the ironman runs become more fun and better.

"Save this powerup for here, theres a pickup there, planning ahead"

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FULL 8-BIT HARDCORE ACTION VIOLENCE

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Feb 6 2016

@styroteqe We are currently working on a Unity version which could make a vita port possible. We can't guarantee more than that!

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The moon is favourable to The Old Ones! Enjoy Odallus for half of the soul price T.co

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RT @dTox508: if you guys havent checked out #Odallus from @JoyMasher you are missing out hard!! the game is amazing, with a solid retro fee…

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@Redwarz I'm sorry to read that! Please email your problem and your hardware specs to keyo (at) JoyMasher ~dot~ com .

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