Ganbare! Super Strikers is a Tactical RPG Soccer for Windows and Mac, but coming to Linux. Indie developer rese just released an Itch.io Early Access debut for $5 USD.
Linux release is LIVE:
“Ganbare! Super Strikers has been built in Unity. I have been using it professionally for 8 years now. So I feel very comfortable with it. A Linux port is definitely in my plans, hopefully I can release it soon.”
Ganbare! Super Strikers is an innovative mix between Tactical RPG and Soccer. Win matches to level up and earn new equipment that will allow you to learn Special Abilities. Boost your players’ stats or protect yourself against Altered Statuses. Such as Sleep, Silence or Poison.
The game features a Story Mode where you assume the role of a small town soccer team in Japan on their way to victory. Perform well enough and you will be chosen for the Japan National Team. Where players will play alongside old rivals in order to conquer the world. There are loads of different characters each with their own strengths and Special Abilities. Which plays really well, so this is a surprising find.
Also, you can play against friends in Local Multiplayer. Since this includes Quick Matches, Leagues or Tournaments. With both 7-a-side and 11-a-side game modes.
Ganbare! Super Strikers Release Trailer (Windows, Mac and soon Linux)
Ganbare! Super Strikers soccer RPG Features:
- Level up your players, equip items, learn special abilities and much more.
- Learn Special Abilities that can inflict up to 10 Altered Statuses.
- Spectacular animations with Anime style.
- Both 7-a-side and 11-a-side game modes.
- Local Multiplayer with Quick Match, League and Tournament modes.
Itch and Steam Linux gaming release:
Ganbare! Super Strikers is available for purchase in Early Access on Itch.io. Hence a reduced price of $5 USD with limited copies on Mac and Windows. While the Linux release is coming soon.
Also, itch.io allows publishing in a restricted environment. This will help developer rese polish and balance the game upon its official launch. It is going to see a release in Steam gaming at full price Early Access is over in Q2 2018.
rese is an independent solo developer based in Melbourne, Australia. Also working diligently to create innovative games with a Japanese 32-bit era flavour. Ganbare! Super Strikers is his debut game, born from his love for Tactical RPGs and Japanese Sports Comics like Captain Tsubasa.
Ganbare soccer releasing on Steam:
Ganbare! Super Strikers will be releasing on Steam July 26th, 2018, priced at $9.99 USD. This also includes support for Linux, Mac and Windows. Sadly there is no mention of a launch weekend discount.
rese is an independent solo developer based in Melbourne, Australia. He is determined to create innovative games with a Japanese 32-bit era flavour. He makes his own games in his spare time while working full time in the industry as a programmer. Ganbare! Super Strikers is his debut game, born from his love for Tactical RPGs and Japanese Sports Comics like Captain Tsubasa.
Linux release update July 10th:
“I am not sure what the issue with the Linux build is. So I am sorry to inform you that the game won’t support Linux when released. Since I don’t have the time to investigate further. After release I will hopefully be able to fix it and release the Linux version.”
So this is some sad news for the tactical RPG. But do note, there will be a Linux release coming. This will happen after the July 26th launch date.