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Ranmantaru Games
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In this side-scrolling platformer/shooter you level up your character by literally going up to the next level. Each level-up earns you some points to spend on upgrades: more health, firepower, new weapons, skills, etc. Also, it's made of voxels, so you can destroy walls and dig tunnels or trenches to hide from enemy fire. The full game will feature many levels and upgrades, and boss fights where you can blast holes in huge bosses to get to the vulnerable spots inside them.

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May 24, 2012 News
LEVEL UP! demo now available on Desura

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LEVEL UP! demo now available on Desura

The free demo can now be installed from Desura. It will be updated as the game is developed.

Apr 24, 2012 News
Level Up! Released on Desura Alphafunding Program

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Level Up! Released on Desura Alphafunding Program

A side-scrolling platformer/shooter you level up your character by literally going up to the next level.

Apr 21, 2012 News
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GamingGraphsFX
GamingGraphsFX Jan 31 2014, 3:12pm said:

Please update this Game!

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Deiran
Deiran Jun 10 2013, 7:56am said:

Hey, wasn't it a online game? I played it!

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elecdog
elecdog Oct 23 2012, 4:42pm said:

Update 0.05 released, featuring first boss fight (not in demo though): Ranmantaru.com

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elecdog
elecdog Aug 19 2012, 11:41am said:

I’m leaving on vacation tomorrow, August 20th. I’ll be back on September 10th.
I won’t write code, but I’ll sketch out some ideas, monsters etc. for both Arcane Worlds and LEVEL UP!
I’m going to get a mobile internet for my tablet there and there should be wifi at the hotel, so I’ll be able to answer your comments and e-mails.

So, the next game updates will be at the end of September.

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elecdog
elecdog Jun 21 2012, 10:09am said:

LEVEL UP! 0.04 released on my site, Desura release should be available soon too.

Main features: collectible bonuses (health and upgrade points), explosive barrels and new rooms.

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BlackLightningB0lts
BlackLightningB0lts May 14 2012, 10:48pm said:

http://www.desura.com/groups/desura/forum/thread/level-up-name-taken -Forum post showing that this name is already taken and that you should change your name of your game.

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elecdog
elecdog May 15 2012, 7:17am replied:

Replied in that post.

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elecdog
elecdog May 6 2012, 9:16am replied:

I guess the next update will be in two weeks. I'm going to make levels more varied and add different enemies.

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djnforce9
djnforce9 May 6 2012, 12:22pm replied:

Nice! Good to know. Out of curiousity, will there eventually be some kind of endless mode of randomly generated levels where it just gets progressively harder and the idea is to get as far as you possibly can on one life?

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elecdog
elecdog May 6 2012, 6:46pm replied:

Yeah, I might add such mode.
The original ideas is to have a number of similarly themed levels (4 I guess), then a boss fight, then another set of levels, etc, until you reach the final boss.

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Some screenshots from the latest LEVEL UP! update #screenshotsaturday #gamedev #indiedev T.co Nov 22 2014, 5:58pm
LEVEL UP! is coming to Steam Early Access on November 24, press keys available on T.co #games #retrogaming Nov 22 2014, 9:58am
@paranaturalzack It reminds me of when I downloaded source code for my game from the fan site, because it was easier :) Nov 21 2014, 12:58pm
@fridayjams Thank you! Nov 20 2014, 7:04pm
LEVEL UP! updated to 0.10, switching to 2D voxels. Also it's coming to Steam Early Access soon #gamedev #indiedev T.co Nov 20 2014, 6:52pm
@mtrc Thanks! I might update it later, at least for #1gam Nov 14 2014, 8:00pm
I submitted Gunstuck to #7dfps and #procjam, didn't have time for sounds unfortunately. @7dfps T.co Nov 14 2014, 7:33pm
@CarlForrest I'm looking forward to it. There's a demo if you just want to test it, but it has no boss. Nov 14 2014, 7:29pm
@CarlForrest Not much, but people like it. I hope it'll get more because of the Steam release. Nov 14 2014, 12:57pm
@CarlForrest Also, I'm switching it to 2D graphics now (easier to make than voxels), and preparing for Steam Early Access release. Nov 14 2014, 11:41am
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