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Dash across scenic locations destroying bug like creatures called the Flanx using 6 unique attacks that include massive terrain deformation and high speed barrages of energy blasts! Caster is an episodic game that presents an intense 3rd person action shooter experience with pulse pounding music that will keep you wanting more! And more you will have with all new episodes for FREE. That's right, buy the game once and get all additional episodes absolutely free!

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Caster Mac demo

Caster Mac demo

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The Mac demo version of Caster, an episodic game that presents an intense 3rd person action shooter experience with pulse pounding music.

Caster Windows demo

Caster Windows demo

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The Windows demo version of Caster, an episodic game that presents an intense 3rd person action shooter experience with pulse pounding music.

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dataframe
dataframe

For the people who can't run the game or can't listen to the sound / music:

The following libs are necessary to solve your problems:
- libcAudio.so
- libogg.so.0
- libopenal.so.1

Looks like the shipped vorbis binary is buggy idk.

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andreihaiducul
andreihaiducul

In my case, on ArchLinux 64bit, I had to remove all the shipped libs except cAudio and openal. For some reason, I can't get any sound with system's libopenal even though they have the same .so numbers.

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fadomar
fadomar

This is crazy. I do not find an officially package in which the library libcAudio.so is located. Can only be found in the source code of a few projects, which can not be compiled without effort.

A PPA package for i386 download here:
Launchpad.net

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fadomar
fadomar

Full version linux x64 and x32:
$ ~/desura/common/caster/caster.bin
/home/blub/desura/common/caster/caster.bin: error while loading shared libraries: libcAudio.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

and

~/desura/common/caster/desura_launch_Play.sh
Beginning Setup.
Pre SDL Setup.
Couldn't match 0 x 0 to available list.
Changing to 800 x 600 as a fallback.
Loaded settings file.
Set to safe mode.
Pre Initialize sound.
Segmentation fault

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dataframe
dataframe

Take a look at my post.

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omegaxis
omegaxis

when will the update come out?
i ve finished the first 2 worlds for quite some time now and i m stuck at [to be continued]

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omegaxis
omegaxis

pretty strange... on my pc it ran all out-of the box, even my laptop didn t encounter problems!
for the record: my desktop has an Nvidia 9600GT with nvidia-drivers installed and my laptop has an nvidia GTX 555M --> which is an OPTIMUS card! optimus cards are known for its linux problems, i ve been busy for quite a while to get that construction working, but strangely caster doesn t complain about that...

nb: use the latest stable bumblebee from the bumblebee team to get it working right (NOT mr mee s version, cause thats outdated!)

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dekablue25
dekablue25

CASTER IS AWESOME ON THE IPHONE

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harfield
harfield

Seriously the game isn't bad but I don't understand the 10 grades at review page... If you consider for exemple the exceptional Braid to be 10 how can we mark 10 to this game! A 5 or 6 should be better, in my humble opinion...

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gcala
gcala

A different problem (with solution) here on Chakra 64bit. First, my hardware configuration:

Asus M3A78 Motherboard
AMD Phenom(tm) 9950 Quad-Core Processor
RAM 4GB
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti 2GB

Proprietary video driver installed: nvidia 290.10 (nvidia and nvidia-utils packages)

Console error:

Beginning Setup.
Pre SDL Setup.
Couldn't match 0 x 0 to available list.
Changing to 800 x 600 as a fallback.
Loaded settings file.
Set to safe mode.
Pre Initialize sound.
Attempting to initialize the PulseAudio sound interface
Attempting to initialize the ALSA sound interface
Sound Initialized
Post Initialize sound.
Testing for support for 1680 x 1050.
Pre video mode set (1680 x 1050).
Couldn't set display mode: Failed loading libGL.so.1
Couldn't set display mode: Failed loading libGL.so.1

I've checked /usr/lib and libGL.so.1 is there.

I've tryed removing bundled libs and found that libopenal.so.1 is the problem: deleting it the game runs fine.

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Annonith
Annonith

So the speculations are true then - game is having problems with duplicate libs. Strange.

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Highest Rated (2 agree) 9/10

A solid, fun action title that makes itself distinct from most other third-person run-and-gun type games because of its emphasis on things like world deformation as an actual game mechanic. It gives of a bit of a Magic Carpet kind of vibe in this respect, but with more action and straight-up combat than Bullfrog's classic title.

Dec 15 2011 by RampantCoyote

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