Since players can now discover what it means to become a hero worth writing about. While diving in to this fast paced adventure game. Offering a fresh take on the hack ‘n’ slash genre. Combining elements of permadeath, random world generation and puzzles. Which also means a rich overarching story.
Find yourself in the unfinished storybook of a crazed author. While on the brink of being cast away forever. The Story Goes On is an amazing tale in an endless maze. Also known as ‘The Odyssey’, where each player can experience their own unique journey. Allowing players to progress at their own pace. Since players can complete almost every event, puzzle and fight as fast or slow as you’d like.
A stunning adaptive soundtrack reacts in real-time to the environment. Giving players a truly personal playthrough. And every item is designed to add to your experience. Which also shifts by the way you play. From combat enhancements bringing new ways of traversing puzzles in this roguelike. Items in The Story goes On are laid out to work with each other. Granting the player epic combinations every time they play.
The randomly generated worlds, dungeons and combat in The Story Goes On means no playthrough is the same, whilst the sprawling story remains constant, each player will discover it in their own way. Inside every dungeon in The Odyssey, players will discover new mechanics, enemies and story elements. From transforming into a ghost to navigate a haunted mansion, to riding a bling’d out minecart to freedom, you will discover these locations hidden deep in The Odyssey, concealed by intricate puzzles.
The Story Goes On Roguelike Release Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows)
The Story Goes On roguelike launched onto Steam Early Access in 2015. And has seen a dazzling array of updates and new features. Which also includes new environments, bosses and puzzles. As well as completely revamped textures and an updated HUD. Players can now experience the Spooky Mansion. Also the Spider Infested Dungeons and a perilous Mine Shaft. Battle an intimidating lineup of new and powerful bosses.
“The Story Goes On is a truly reactive experience, the game moulds itself to your play style and pace, meaning everyone can enjoy their unique playthrough, and experience something new each time they delve into The Odyssey.” Said Malcolm Smith, CEO at Scarecrows
“The Story Goes On has been through a lot of changes to get where it is today the team at Scarecrow Arts have really really gone above and beyond with the final product,” said Darryl Still, Co-Founder and CEO of Kiss Ltd. “As our first title to launch on console, we’re incredibly proud of this charming puzzle adventure.”
The Story Goes On launches on Steam:
Since the games available now on Steam for $7.99 USD. Which also launches with support for Linux, Mac and Windows.