|Jul 16, 2015
|PC > Action, Adventure, Indie
If you’re a fan of gunslinging outlaws and the wild, wild west, then Luckslinger is the game for you. Developed by Duckbridge, this indie game is an action-packed adventure set in the rugged and dangerous world of the Old West. With its unique blend of fast-paced gameplay, hand-drawn graphics, and a kickass soundtrack, Luckslinger is a game that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
In Luckslinger, you play as the Luckslinger, a bounty hunter who relies on luck and quick reflexes to survive the dangers of the old west. He’s on a mission to avenge his father’s death and retrieve the legendary Southwheel Sapling. The sapling is a powerful charm that grants good luck to whoever possesses it, and it’s up to you to claim it and use it against the corrupt “Hawknest” gang.
The gameplay in Luckslinger is fast-paced and challenging. The game is split into five levels, with each level having its own unique boss battle. The controls are simple and intuitive, with Luckslinger being able to run, jump, and use his trusty revolver to take down enemies. However, what sets Luckslinger apart from other platformers is its luck mechanic. The more luck you have, the better your chances are of surviving. You can gain luck by collecting horseshoes scattered around the levels or by completing mini-games. But be careful, one hit from an enemy will deplete your luck and one more hit will result in Luckslinger’s death, forcing you to restart the level.
Another unique aspect of Luckslinger is its “luck charms,” which you can acquire throughout the game. These charms give you special abilities such as slowing down time, deflecting bullets, or turning enemies into chickens. These charms add an extra layer of strategy and variety to the gameplay, making it even more enjoyable.
Graphics and Sound
The hand-drawn graphics of Luckslinger give it a distinct and charming look. The game takes inspiration from classic spaghetti westerns, with its character designs and environments resembling those of the old west. The soundtrack of the game is equally impressive, with its upbeat and catchy tunes perfectly fitting the gameplay and setting.
Luckslinger has a decent replay value, mainly due to its randomly generated levels. Each time you play a level, the layout will be different, ensuring a fresh and challenging experience every time. Additionally, the mini-games scattered throughout the levels add replayability as you can try to beat your previous high scores.
Luckslinger is a fantastic indie game that combines the best of the wild west with fast-paced action and unique gameplay mechanics. The game’s hand-drawn graphics and catchy soundtrack add to its overall charm and will keep you hooked for hours. So, grab your trusty revolver, and get on an exciting adventure with Luckslinger, the luckiest cowboy in the west!
“I had a lot of fun with Luckslinger, it has a great look and some wonderful design ideas.” – Rock, Paper, Shotgun
- OS: Windows 7, 8, Vista
- Processor: 2.0+ GHz
- Memory: 512 MB RAM
- Graphics: OpenGL 2.1+, GLSL 1.2+, 256 MB VRAM
- Storage: 350 MB available space
- Additional Notes: Supports Xbox 360 Controller
How to Download
- Click on the "Download" button above to begin the download process.
- Once the download is complete, click on the downloaded file to open it.
- Follow the instructions on the screen to proceed with the installation process.
- Select the desired language and click "Next".
- Read and accept the terms and conditions and click "Next".
- Choose the installation location and click "Next".
- Click "Install" to begin the installation process.
- Once the installation is complete, click "Finish".
- The Luckslinger game is now successfully installed on your device.