Meganoid a challenging platformer available for pre-order and release date

meganoid a challenging platformer gets official release date linux mac pc

So we are back with more details about #Orangepixel’s new platformer, Meganoid. Since it’s bigger and better than ever, plus it will be available via Steam on March 30th for Linux, Mac, Windows PC.

Meganoid is a #challenging #platformer, hence by the procedurally generated new levels on every play session. So players will find many items to enhance your character abilities. All while you descend down into the Meganoid space ship. Do you rush for the exit, or do you take your time to collect everything there is? While barely escaping the security drones that will hunt you down if you linger.

Key features

  • Levels randomly generated on every game session, based on a set of templates, making the levels unique but familiar at the same time.
  • A platformer with “roguelike” elements. Consumables, alternate routes, procedural generation, and many devices and gadgets add depth to the challenging gameplay of the original Meganoid
  • A lot of collectible items that will change the main character’s abilities to navigate the world. Find a jetpack to start flying around, find anti-gravity-boots to perform double jumps, and much more.
  • Hidden bonus area’s to find and unlock. Often providing you with a short-cut or very rare and powerful items.
  • A hackable game world. Finding green key-cards allows you to modify how certain elements of the game act and respond to you. Stop rocket-launchers from working, make rockets fly less far, make destroyed robots drop extra lives.
  • Unlock the database with info on all the items and enemies you encounter to be better prepared on your next try.
  • In true Meganoid tradition, you’ll die a lot in many different ways, but you’ll learn to overcome the difficulties, learn how the Meganoid world operates, and eventually get to the bottom of it!

So Meganoid is now available for pre-order the Linux, Mac and Windows PC. This includes a 20% discount which is available from Orange Pixel. This includes a Linux DRM free copy plus a Steam key, or Mac, or Windows PC.

Pre-order discounts last until March 16th, then Meganoid will receive a 10% discount until launch day. Since the game’s full-price will increase to $4.99 USD on all platforms.

System Requirements:

Minimum:

  • OS: Ubuntu 12
  • Processor: 2.0 ghz Dual Core
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel HD3000 or higher with OpenGL 2.1 support
  • Storage: 200 MB available space
  • Sound Card: OpenAL supported sound card

Recommended:

  • OS: Ubuntu 12
  • Processor: 2.0 ghz Dual Core
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel HD3000 or higher with OpenGL 2.1 support
  • Storage: 200 MB available space
  • Sound Card: OpenAL supported sound card

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