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Richard & Alice is a new indie adventure game, set in a world of unexpectedly extreme weather conditions.

It's also a world of disorder. No government was prepared for the months of heavy snowfall, or the ceaseless droughts that rendered other parts of the globe a desert.

Chaos reigned. Terrified authorities around the world began a campaign of zero tolerance, and once-luxurious prisons quickly became saturated with inmates.

You are one such prisoner. And you're about to make a new best friend.

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The Hammerhead Bundle is the latest ferocious collection in Indie Royale’s on-going quest to bring you the hottest and most interesting indie games out there in the wilds of underground development.


This week’s bundle is worth in excess of $70 when purchased separately and brings together Primordia, Pressure, Forge, Richard and Alice and Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage.

Primordia

Wadjet Eye’s Primordia is a modern adventure game set in a far distant future where humans are extinct and robots rule the world. Described by the magazine Games Master as “a throwback to the genre's glory days” this smart, philosophically minded journey sees you accompany Horatio Nullbuilt and his sarcastic helper Crispin as they attempt to fix their starship in order to leave the planet. With humorous, intelligent writing and a striking art style, Primordia offers an adventure everyone will want to chase through to its dizzying conclusion.
Primordia is available for Windows on Steam, DRM-free & Desura.


Pressure

By combining an over-the-top arcade-style racing game with shoot ‘em up mechanics, Pressure is, as one critic put it, the “2D shooter evolved”. Set in a vibrant steampunk world, you play as Morgan, tasked with collecting and returning water to his river after it's been stolen for use in a "uber-spa" by the evil Count Soap II. Race through checkpoints destroying enemy vehicles in order to keep your ‘pressure’ gauge filled as you compete across 30 levels. A local and online multiplayer mode allows you to team up with others in this unique and comical blend of game styles.
Pressure is available for Windows on Steam, DRM-free & Desura.

Forge

Forge is an online, class based multiplayer shooter set in a distinct fantasy universe. Forge features only the best aspects of MMO and FPS class based combat to provide a multiplayer gameplay experience unlike anything you've played before. Armed with a set of powerful and unique abilities as well as a powerful and deadly ally, each warrior must overcome the varied challenges of Forge where every kill is a sacrifice and every sacrifice brings them one step closer to freedom.
Forge is available for Windows on Steam.

Richard and Alice

This minimalist tale of two prisoners trapped in an underground facility was described by Destructoid as “thoughtful, slow-burning [and] poignant.” Through a series of affecting conversations, the pair -- one of whom has been incarcerated for murder, the other for deserting the military -- open up about their backstories drawing one another, and the player, into their lives. At the heart of this often bleak, melancholic game lies an appealing warmth, one that stays with you long after the story is concluded.
Richard and Alice is available for Windows on DRM-free & Desura.

Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage

Take to the open road in Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage, a fast-paced 3D combat racing game that features a host of different vehicles, weapons, upgrades, on-track bonuses as well as distinctive and highly detailed environments. Start your career with a beginner’s performance vehicle and work your way up the rankings by earning money in a series of challenging races. Along with developing your driving and fighting skills, you must invest your hard-earned money wisely in order to maximise your chances on the track.
Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage is available for Windows on DRM-free Desura.


View interviews with some of the developers whose games we've have been featured in different Indie Royale bundles on our YouTube channel check in for the latest videos.

You can find more information on The Hammerhead Bundle, including real-time statistics and its current price, on its official website or via its Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages. As ever, the bundle is cheaper the sooner that you purchase its (unless, of course, some kind purchaser opts to lower the price for others) although there is tremendous value here whatever price you pay.

Richard & Alice half-price to celebrate the end of Winter

Richard & Alice half-price to celebrate the end of Winter

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It's now officially the Spring, which means we've decided to make snowy adventure game Richard & Alice half-price for the next few days! Also: More great...

Richard & Alice gets lovely reviews in the press!

Richard & Alice gets lovely reviews in the press!

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Indie adventure game, available for just $5.99 on Desura, gets great reviews in Edge, Rock Paper Shotgun and more!

Richard & Alice - games journalists' indie adventure is out now!

Richard & Alice - games journalists' indie adventure is out now!

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After 15 long months, the fun really begins. This morning, Richard & Alice was released.

Richard & Alice is ready to go! "Rather special" adventure game heads to Desura

Richard & Alice is ready to go! "Rather special" adventure game heads to Desura

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We're just seven days away from release, and we're all ready to go! Everything's locked down, and today the special edition DVDs turned up. Get ready...

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martyra2j
martyra2j

Hey I wrote a article on this game. Come check it out if ya like!
Big thanks to the developer for this game!
Hope you enjoy.
Martyra2j.blogspot.com

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jeanldias
jeanldias

Spanish Subtitles?

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Brian_Farnet
Brian_Farnet

This is currently on sale at GOG.com for $2.39.

Any chance we could see a similar promotion here on Desura?

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LewisDenby Creator
LewisDenby

Watch this space. :-)

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Brian_Farnet
Brian_Farnet

Will do, thanks very much!

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PrescriptionPixel
PrescriptionPixel

REVIEW: The stunning narrative of Richard & Alice proves graphics are irrelevant in making a great game. Youtube.com

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music7car
music7car

Really great game so far! Well done! x)

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Tomxj
Tomxj

A few hours in, and i'm utterly engrossed. Great game.

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665
665

Does this game work with AGS for Linux (https://github.com/adventuregamestudio/ags) ?

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LewisDenby Creator
LewisDenby

It honestly hasn't been tested. You could try the demo with it? www.richardandalice.com

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