Created as a homage to the classic 8-Bit Role-Playing Games (RPGs) of the '80s and '90s, 8-Bit Adventures tells the story of an old game cartridge on the brink of destruction. Unplayed for years, it now sits lost and forgotten, covered in dust and slowly being reclaimed by the elements. Struggling against the inevitable, this cartridge sets in motion a plan - a plan, it hopes, that will subvert its fate and save the world within its circuits from total annihilation...
Inside the game, three people - a warrior, a thief, and a mage - wake up to find that all the color has been drained from their world, petrifying all of the townspeople! To restore their home, they must collect the three colored Orbs by exploring dark dungeons and battling dangerous monsters. But this is only the beginning of their journey...
"The last time I was blown away by the story in a game was when I played To the Moon. Then I got an email from Josh, of Critical Games..." - Amanda Fitch, Amaranth Games
Until the 31st of July, 8-Bit Adventures is 50% off on Desura!Jul 9, 2013 News
Patch v1.02 has been released, and brings with it some minor additions to the opening of the game. These changes have been suggested by multiple players, so I hope they improve the opening of the game...Feb 20, 2013 News
Patch v1.01 for 8-Bit Adventures: The Forgotten Journey has been released! Due to player feedback, it contains a re-balanced version of the first dungeon, reducing the difficulty and hopefully easing...Jan 28, 2013 News
8-Bit Adventures tells the story of an old game cartridge on the brink of destruction.Jan 22, 2013 News