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A single-player 2D action RPG. Flare is not a reimplementation of an existing game or engine. It is a tribute to and exploration of the action RPG genre.

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Flare 0.17 released


Flare 0.17 released

Flare v0.17 is out! Flare is a free, open-source and ultimately moddable indie 2D action RPG.

Sep 29, 2012 News
Flare Released on Desura


Flare Released on Desura

A single-player 2D action RPG, a tribute to and exploration of the action RPG genre.

Sep 26, 2012 News
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thepalmtoptiger Jun 11 2014, 8:30pm said:

I see that there is mod support for this game, but is there any easy place to find mods? Navigating the official forums is a nightmare.

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FindMuck May 14 2014, 4:47pm said:

Had this installed for ages, never got around to play it until today. Lot of fun, tho not very long; it's like an elaborate demo (which it's supposed to be aswell afaik) so don't expect a 20 hour game.

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royal_prawn Apr 15 2014, 7:15am said:

has there been any sort of updates?

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Petrell Apr 16 2014, 2:31am replied:

Best place to follow Flare development is probably project home page: Flarerpg.org

Last development update is from march 5th.

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royal_prawn Apr 23 2014, 7:56pm replied:

thanks for the quick response! how do I if I have the most updated version? Desura says I have build 4 but that site uses version(currently 0.19).

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Petrell Apr 23 2014, 10:05pm replied:

Desura version is outdated. As far as I can see the version offered by Desura both with client and direct download is 0.18 (don't know where you get the build 4 from) and, as you already noticed, the latest on developers site is 0.19 so you should download it from there instead. You can find the changelog for 0.19 here: Flarerpg.org

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royal_prawn Apr 24 2014, 6:33am replied:

I got build 4 from right clicking Flare > properties. thanks for the info! I'd rather my save be intact, but what can you do?

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Superkoop Feb 16 2014, 8:10pm said:

Is it Clint Bellanger's job to update this on Desura, or is this someone else's job. Why do games not get updated on here very often? Desura is useless if it doesn't update the games so that we can play them...

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Petrell Feb 22 2014, 10:35pm replied:

At least he's only memeber of the listed dev team but hasn't logged in for a year and his last comment is from over two years ago. On the other hand the above two news articles are writen by different people...

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Petrell Feb 9 2014, 7:53am said:

Desura version is outdated (0.18, latest being 0.19) so download the latest version from Flarerpg.org

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