Developer(s)Ruari O'Sullivan
Release DateJun 11, 2018
Size165.05 MB
GenrePC > Action, Indie

Do you love fast-paced action games that challenge you at every turn? Look no further than OVERWHELM – a retro-style platformer that will test your skills and keep you on the edge of your seat.

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The Gameplay

In OVERWHELM, you play as a lone adventurer in a dark and dangerous world filled with deadly creatures. The goal of the game is simple – defeat all the bosses within a single life. That’s right, there are no save points or extra lives in this game – just one chance to prove yourself as a worthy hero.

As you make your way through the levels, you’ll encounter a variety of enemy types, each with their own attack patterns and weaknesses. You’ll need to use all your reflexes and strategic thinking to defeat them and progress to the next boss.

But be warned, this game is not for the faint of heart. The difficulty level is high, and you will die – a lot. But every defeat only serves to make the eventual victory that much sweeter.

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The Retro Aesthetic

If you’re a fan of classic 8-bit and 16-bit games, then you’ll feel right at home with OVERWHELM. The graphics and sound effects pay homage to the beloved games of the past, evoking a sense of nostalgia for those who grew up playing them.

But don’t let the retro aesthetic fool you – this is a modern game through and through. The controls are tight and responsive, and the level design is expertly crafted to provide a challenging and rewarding experience.

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The Unique Twist

While the one-life, boss-rush gameplay may seem quite straightforward, OVERWHELM has a unique twist that keeps players on their toes. As you defeat bosses, their abilities are absorbed by the remaining bosses, making them even more challenging to defeat.

This adds an extra layer of strategy to the game, as you must carefully choose which bosses to defeat first, in order to have an easier time with the later bosses. It also ensures that no two playthroughs are exactly the same, adding to the replay value of the game.

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Final Thoughts

OVERWHELM is not your average platformer – it’s a game that will test your skills and push you to your limits. With its retro aesthetic, high difficulty level, and unique gameplay twist, it’s a game that stands out from the crowd and offers a truly satisfying challenge. So if you’re ready to prove yourself as a hero, give OVERWHELM a try – we guarantee you won’t be disappointed.

“A challenging and addictive 8-bit platformer that will keep you coming back for more.” – IGN

Don’t miss out on this exciting game – get your copy of OVERWHELM today and see if you have what it takes to emerge victorious.

System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Core2 Duo 2.4GHz or equivalent
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 5000 or better
  • Storage: 200 MB available space

How to Download

  1. Click on the "Download" button given above.
  2. Wait for the downloading process to complete.
  3. Once the download is finished, click on the downloaded file to open it.
  4. A new window or pop-up will appear asking for your permission to run the program, click "Run" or "Yes" to continue.
  5. The game installer will launch. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation process.
  6. Once the installation is finished, click on the "Finish" button to close the installer.
  7. The game is now installed on your device. You can find it in your computer's "Downloads" folder or on your desktop.
  8. Double-click on the game icon to launch it and start playing!