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Thorrnet Publishing

Thorr.net

I am super excited to announce that Griefhelm's publishing
is going to be handled by the great people at Thorrnet!
They have shown true passion for the game and share the same vision
which can only make this collaboration great!


UI Overhaul

The Main Menu was the most barebones part of the game's "visual" experience and it had to be improved, so I focused on redesigning all of the game's UI. Here are the results:


New Menu - Indie DB


Online Multiplayer

Griefhelm now features Online Multiplayer! It features mixed local and online players, bots, and all gamemodes! A dueling game with split-second reactions makes online play quite a challenge to achieve so that things feel both responsive and fair. I have spent countless days trying to make a system to compensate for Lag, and while I'm sure it will need further tweaking and improvement, I am super happy with how it's working!

That's all for this DevLog, 'Till next time,

Johnny Dale Lonack

Griefhelm - Check out these 4 new maps :)

Griefhelm - Check out these 4 new maps :)

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I added Eclipse, Desolation, Campsite, and Blizzard. 4 maps with interesting visual concepts and elements which affect gameplay!

Griefhelm - Let's talk about realism!

Griefhelm - Let's talk about realism!

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While far from actual HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts), I put a lot of focus on making fights look as realistic as possible. Find out how!

Griefhelm - Pre-release Demo Released

Griefhelm - Pre-release Demo Released

News

Here is the demo for the game! Has enough to give you an idea of what the game is, but doesn't spoil too much! :)

Griefhelm 0.4.5 - Two new levels added

Griefhelm 0.4.5 - Two new levels added

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Take the battle on two brand new levels: Aftermath and Throne.

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Griefhelm - 0.5

Griefhelm - 0.5

Demo 9 comments

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat.

Griefhelm 0.4.5

Griefhelm 0.4.5

Demo

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat

Griefhelm - 0.4.4

Griefhelm - 0.4.4

Demo

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat

Griefhelm - 0.4.3

Griefhelm - 0.4.3

Demo 6 comments

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat

Griefhelm - 0.4.2.2 (Experimental AI)

Griefhelm - 0.4.2.2 (Experimental AI)

Demo

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat

Griefhelm - 0.4.2.1 (Experimental AI)

Griefhelm - 0.4.2.1 (Experimental AI)

Demo 3 comments

Sidescrolling combat dueller game which combines Nidhogg's face-offs with Mount & Blade's melee combat

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yone
yone

Hello I have texted about Griefhelm as part of a Spanish article about the best indie games: T.co

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bengalensis
bengalensis

Hello Mr. @johnnylonack. I got a doubt that the discord invitation has been expired. Can you please explain it or it is just my mistake. Thanks in advance.

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Hey there :), yes you are 100% right, I forgot to check the never expire option. It should now work :) Here it is: Discord.gg

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Is this game still getting updates?

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Hey Volt, yes I'm working on it intensively. Trying to add AI which is no easy task. I hope I can update you guys soon! :)

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Ok, great! Keep doing what you're doing man.

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Game looks awesome!

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Thank you! I really appreciate the support!! :)

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Np, btw, I said it looks awesome because I can't actually play it. Will you be able to make an installer version of the application of the game? Because the rar installer isn't working for me, I can't play the game with the rar thing for some weird reason.

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Oh really? The game doesnt require installation... You just click on the sidescroller.exe and it should work

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

I have no idea where that's at. Are you able to make an installer for the game? Cause I can't play this unless you make an installer for the game. I have windows 10, and I'm trying to download it with Microsoft Edge, every time I try to download this with that, it takes it to Internet Explorer and it never works after that. Is there something you can do about this?

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Oh ok, hang on I'll try that.

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Did you manage to get it working?

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Nope, I don't know what to do.

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

so you've tried going in WindowsNoEditor->SideScroller.exe and it didn't work? Or are you having issues with the download?

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

Nm, I'll see if I can download this another time then.

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johnnylonack Creator
johnnylonack

Instructions.
The file is a .rar which needs to be extracted. Once extracted, you will find a folder called WindowsNoEditor and within that, you'll find SideScroller.exe.

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Phantom8866
Phantom8866

I don't know where that's at that's the issue I'm having. Will you be able to demonstrate to me where that's at?

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