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The Man in the Cape

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Business owner Mr. Granderson is tired of superheroes standing on the roof of his building, watching over the city. In frustration, he creates a hero-elimination dungeon to trap them and seek his revenge.

You play The Man in the Cape, an unlucky "superhero" who becomes trapped in Mr. Granderson's dungeon. It is up to you to fight Granderson's hordes of nanotech creatures and bring him to justice!!! Progress, room by room, fighting an increasingly challenging army of superhero-hating henchmen!

You must escape, because your city needs you!

- Features -

  • Over 55 rooms of intense single-player survival action!
  • Pit yourself against 20+ different enemies, such as robots, tanks, and deformed superheroes!
  • Daunting boss battles!
  • Utilize weapons like the Rocket Launcher and Flame Thrower against Mr. Granderson's army!
  • Collect treasure drops to purchase unlocks to strengthen The Man in the Cape!
  • Find enemies to unlock in the Enemy Gallery!
  • Explore the limits of your intestinal fortitude in Hardcore Mode!
  • Experience an eclectic soundtrack while you shoot anything that moves.
  • DRM Free.

- System Requirements -

Windows XP SP2+/Vista/7 or Ubuntu Linux, 1.8 Ghz CPU w/ SSE, 512MB RAM, 100MB Free Hard Disk Space, OpenGL 1.1 Compatible Video Card

- Follow -
itch.io: Anthnich.itch.io
Website: Themaninthecape.com
Twitter: Twitter.com
YouTube: Youtube.com
Dev Blog: Anthonydev.tumblr.com


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0 comments by anthnich on Feb 12th, 2014

The Man in the Cape is now available for free. For more info, please visit Themaninthecape.com.

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The Man in the Cape is a twin stick run-and-gun shooter for Windows & Ubuntu.

Business owner Mr. Granderson is tired of superheroes standing on the roof of his building, watching over the city. In frustration, he creates a hero-elimination dungeon to trap them and seek his revenge. You play The Man in the Cape, an unlucky "superhero" who becomes trapped in Mr. Granderson's dungeon. It is up to you to fight Granderson's hordes of nanotech creatures and bring him to justice!!! Progress, room by room, fighting an increasingly challenging army of superhero-hating henchmen! You must escape, because your city needs you!

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Feb 12, 2014 Full Version 0 comments

The full release of The Man in the Cape, v1.1.07 for Windows & Ubuntu.

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anthnich
anthnich Mar 4 2014, 2:39pm says:

Game is up @ itch.io. Anthnich.itch.io

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ChrispGames
ChrispGames Nov 26 2012, 11:24am says:

the game is not bad but the roboter sounds are a bit strange

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TrashCan-Man23
TrashCan-Man23 Nov 21 2012, 3:00pm says:

It's like I went 20 years or so back in time.

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Vuud
Vuud Oct 12 2012, 11:03pm says:

Frank Costanza's lawyer?

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Released Oct 15, 2012
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Sep 18 2014, 3:15pm

I think the best part of being a one man #gamedev team is always having a variety of things to do.

Sep 18 2014, 3:11pm

The amount of work that goes into even a small engine is insane. It's been such a enlightening and rewarding experience so far. #gamedev

Sep 18 2014, 11:41am

Back to the comfort of Tomb Raider 1. After all these years, the game is still great.

Sep 18 2014, 10:13am

@mindrelay Great article. Thanks for the link.

Sep 17 2014, 2:36pm

#IndieDevhour Been adding some more frames to animations, trying to make them smoother. T.co #gamedev

Sep 17 2014, 2:25pm

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Sep 17 2014, 1:01pm

@PlasticDreams_G @GamingMuchroom Art is something I'm working at getting better at. Do you find animation tough?

Sep 17 2014, 10:52am

Today's a day of animation improvements. Time for some more frames. #gamedev

Sep 17 2014, 10:37am

I'm trying to participate in more online forums & discussions, but I suppose I've always been more of a listener than a speaker.

Sep 16 2014, 7:40pm

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