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  Devil Daggers coming to Steam Feb 18th
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02/09/2016
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Melbourne, Australia - Feb 10th, 2016 - Independent developer Sorath is excited to announce their first title Devil Daggers will be launching on Steam this February 18th for $4.99.

Inspired by 1990s FPS and arcade games, Devil Daggers is a fast-paced shooter that places you in an abyssal arena to face endless legions of demons. Armed with versatile magic daggers and a fluid movment system, fight to survive as long as you can. Compete for precious seconds with Steam Friends or on global leaderboards.Your spirit and skill will be tested.

Gameplay Features:

  • Face 13 horrifying enemies. 
  • Harvest demonic crystals to increase the power of your magic daggers. 
  • Learn from the world's best or watch friends with the leaderboard replay system. 
  • Versatile magic daggers, can be used as a shot attack or rapid fire. 
  • Survive long enough to earn powerful magical homing daggers. 
  • Fluid movment allows for circle strafing, bunny hopping and dagger jumps. 
  • Advanced movement techniques allow for speed boosts and double jumps.
 

Engine Features:

  • Custom built engine, hand crafted art and sound. 
  • 1990s software-style rendering with unfiltered textures and polygon jitter. 
  • HDR 3d positional audio. 
  • 3d particle physics system with procedural decal effects. 
  • Supports hundreds of flocking enemies that all avoid each other.
 

A new Devil Daggers trailer is now available on YouTube at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HskOcc1ILAM

The Devil Daggers presskit with screenshots and another gameplay trailer can be found at:

http://devildaggers.com/press

About Sorath:

Sorath is an Melbourne based independent game developer comprised of Eugene Nesci, Jon Marshall and former Dustforce dev Matt Bush.