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ToME4 Beta 42 Released [Open Source RPG]

Posted: 19 Aug 2012 03:39 AM PDT

Tales of Maj'Eyal (ToME) is a free and open source roguelike RPG, featuring tactical turn-based combat and advanced character building.

You can play as one of many unique races and classes in the lore-filled world of Eyal, exploring random dungeons, facing challenging battles, and developing characters with your own tailored mix of abilities and powers.  

With a modern graphical and customisable interface, intuitive mouse control, streamlined mechanics and deep, challenging combat, Tales of Maj'Eyal offers engaging roguelike gameplay.

If you like role playing games with lots of content, classes, achievements, unlockables, a nice story and music, then ToME is highly recommended. 

Once you have completed single player campaign and unlocked extra classes and other goodies, you can play infinite dungeon mode for extra challenge, rare loot and for fighting rare monsters. The game is really fun and you will find it to be one of most user friendly roguelike games.

ToME Beata 42 has been released with new features:
  • New event/zone: the Dogroth Caldera and various associated subzones
  • New class: Psionic / Solipsist
  • Better levelup interface
  • Reaver improved
  • Rogues get a new Scoundrel tree
  • Archmages get a new Aether tree
  • New "minor" events; like special features in some zones
  • Better shield graphics
  • Infinite Dungeon improvements
  • Many bugfixes & polishing
  • Full changelog here

Evilot, New Puzzle/Defense Game for Linux

Posted: 19 Aug 2012 03:08 AM PDT

Evilot is a new Puzzle/Defense game for Linux, where you play as Count Dolfus, a retired evil overlord, that just wants to spend his last days in peace.

The problem is that the small retirement fund you've managed to amass, over decades of evildoing, is too tempting a prize for the heroes and adventurers running through the Kingdom of Evilot, so you'll have prepare your defenses to withstand their fierce attack.

Game Features:
  • 50 Levels, Spread across 5 Territories, spanning over 8 hours of gameplay. 
  • 15 Playable units, 5 Summons 
  • Soundtrack composed of 11 songs specially composed for the game 

Evilot is on kickstarter, sitting on $4k funds with final goal being $10k. 19 days are still left, you can grab a copy for $10. The game is expected to be released in Jan 2013.