There?s a brand new game that is out on Steam?s Early Access. Have a good look at Crypt of the NecroDancer, one of the most awarded indie games today.
The Crypt of the NecroDancer features classic RPG. It?s like Legend of Zelda. However, to beat this game, you will have to dance to the beat!
Check this video to see how cool it is.
One of the many features of this game is that it allows you to upload your favorite mp3 songs and beat your enemies with it. You have to stay on the rhythm of the music?to keep going. It?s got some serious style but when you figure out the trick, it is entertaining as hell!
The Crypt of the NecroDancer won several awards including:
- Brazilian Independent Games Festival Winner
- IndieCade East Official Selection
- Independent Games Festival Multiple Nominations
- Tokyo Game Show?s Indie Games Fest
- StumpQuest Game Festival Portland Official Selection
- IndieCade West Official Selection
- Toronto GamerCamp Festival Official Selection
- Fantastic Arcade?Showcase
- Destructoid Editor?s Choice Pax Prime
It also received several recognition from renowned publications. According to Joystiq:
?It?s unlike anything I?ve played before and represents everything that I treasure about Indie games scene?
The Crypt of the NecroDancer is a hardcore roguelike rhythm game. ?You have to stay on the beat while moving around dungeons. Monsters have their beat patterns as well. They will attack on certain beats, so you have to be careful. Every move is a puzzle, every move is on beat.
It gets funnier as the monsters that you will be facing are dancing as well. Zombies, skeletons, dragons, witches, slimes, everything is dancing. By default, you will be using Danny Baranowsky?s soundtrack. You?can choose your own soundtrack and upload it to the game.
You also have lots of options to play the game. You can use a keyboard, controller, or even a USB Dance Pad.
The Crypt of the NecroDancer is available on Steam for $14.99. If you want to add Danny Baranowsky?s soundtrack, it will cost you $24.99.