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Legends of Pixelia is an action role-playing game that combines retro pixelart with modern gameplay mechanics.

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Hey There! Dungeon 4 is finished, the Early Access starts next week and Legends of Pixelia is one year in development now.

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Hey There! Dungeon 4 is finished, the Early Access starts next week and Legends of Pixelia is one year in development now.

Dungeon 4: Gaia Tree

The fourth dungeon in Legends of Pixelia is the interior of a giant tree, the Gaia Tree.

d4_knight

It is inhabited by plant monsters and orcs. Be careful, the enemy AI starts to be very strong here -- and, as you see in the screenshot below, they have melee focused skill shields.

d4_pala

Some of the orcs are able to summon shot eating crystals (the blue eggs on the screenshot below that have a health bar). Don't rely too much on your ranged skills in this dungeon...

d4_coop

One Year of Development

I started the development of Legends of Pixelia in April 2014 -- Happy Birthday LoP! Lets have a look at how the game changed during the first year. Very early hero sprites:

early_heroes

The top images show some sprites of the knight class, the barbarian and the paladin can be seen in the bottom line.

I decided to rework the hero's sprites to be more minimalist, here's a screenshot of a knight in dungeon 1, captured in September 2014 (alpha):

d1_sept

After reworking the barrels, crates, walls and the lighting, here is an up-to-date screenshot of the same scene, a knight in dungeon 1 (beta):

d1_now

Early Access starts next Week

I thought it would be a good idea to start the Early Access after one year of development. As you might already know, the Early Access of Legends of Pixelia starts on April 15th -- that's next week! There is a preorder sale running at the moment, so if you don't have a copy of it yet, take your chance and get it for a discounted price on itch.io:


Please vote on Greenlight

If you own a copy of Legends of Pixelia (via IndieGoGo or itch.io), you will get a Steam key once the Greenlight campaign is over. Please vote -- thanks! :-)



That's it

That's it for this time. Lets see how the Top 100 of April will behave, once the early access starts. Big news next time, stay tuned!

-Sima

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