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Path to the Sky is a roguelike platformer that gets harder as you climb up.
Early access on steam is planned for Q2 2015. Created by @dekdev.
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1 comment by dekdev on May 2nd, 2015

I've simplified a lot of stuff that were blowing up the scope. The world is now made out of cells that arranged in a dungeon-crawler BOI like fashion. Games got a lot more replay value and traversing it has gotten more meaning.

I also put the UI on top of the screen bcos the camera is now fixed.

Outlines are still in, they can be activated in the options when people want em. Opinions are so super divided about em that I honestly dont know what the standard setting should be >>
I also made some drop/cast shadows.


Also, good news! The game can now be pre-ordered HERE!

I've been doing a lot of refactoring after the teaser release. After getting some serious feedback, I learned that the gameplay looked a bit aimless and I decided that I need to bring more structure to the game. I've divided the open world into cells and they will be connected via 4 exits. The cells are arranged in a grid-like fashion but shifted, to make more sense in a platformer context. You need to clear the cells in order for the exits to open, similar to Binding of Isaac.


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Guest
Guest Jun 13 2014, 8:45pm says:

Yeah, looks awesome without the outlines! stay clean, thru movement you already have a contrast.

Cool game. put in some secrets and play hard, and this is bomb!

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Gullinbursti
Gullinbursti Jun 4 2014, 10:08am says:

That havoc of arrows... This looks so good! You have my attention :3

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IBOL17
IBOL17 Apr 16 2014, 12:34pm says:

this looks really REALLY awesome! Thanks for making me aware of Path to the Sky!

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Guest
Guest Apr 5 2014, 2:56am says:

Your game looks SO beautiful without the outlines!
It still looks great, but here's one vote against the outlines.
You don't need them! Keep it clean!!
(Either way, keep up the awesome work!)

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jtpup0
jtpup0 Mar 29 2014, 2:27pm says:

I love this.

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Pixel_Warlock
Pixel_Warlock Mar 17 2014, 6:19pm says:

Loving This, hope to see it in the future!

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Leowing
Leowing Jan 20 2014, 6:37pm says:

Just Kickstart it! My money is ready :D

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Derqs
Derqs Nov 23 2013, 12:52pm says:

I need this!

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Fervir
Fervir Oct 23 2013, 3:53pm says:

This is my kind of game.
Looks awesome

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@simyo euer support antwortet mir leider nicht, aber ich w├╝rde gerne die 15 euro guthaben wieder los werden, ich habe das NICHT beantragt!

Jul 31 2015, 5:04am

@simyo Hi, ich habe gerade einen tarif wechsel auf eurer website beantragt, und aufeinmal gesehen, dass ihr 15 euro guthaben gebucht habt!

Jul 31 2015, 5:03am

@Gruthix T.co

Jul 30 2015, 7:41am

@Gruthix Yeah i wouldnt bother with upgrading. just do a clean install. bringing in the win7 baggage slowed stuff down for me i think :/

Jul 30 2015, 7:40am

@Gruthix it didnt remove anything but daemon tools (wtf?) for me. everything else stayed and everything I tested, worked.

Jul 30 2015, 7:38am

@Obelisdev yeah totally handy for little vids!

Jul 30 2015, 7:36am

@Carnivac Yeah I think it only works with a certain set of chipsets :/

Jul 30 2015, 7:35am

@TheFaceless0ne ok cool! Ill be on tomorrow all day. Just weekending right now

Jul 26 2015, 3:13pm

@TheFaceless0ne just add me on skype "deo.ka" and we can talk :D

Jul 25 2015, 9:12am

@TheFaceless0ne Actually we've started internal testing and i remember you wanted to be a tester, right? hit me up if you still wanna!

Jul 22 2015, 2:38am

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