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Nine deities. Nine heroes. And only one champion. Mythical Greece. The land of gods, poets, heroes, but also of terrible monsters and creatures.

Numen is an action RPG set in mythical Greece. The player controls one of nine heroes, who in the name of the gods they follow compete in a grand test of their capabilities. Heroes who undertake a pilgrimage over the highest mountains, through valleys and deep forests, underground vaults and the scorched sand of deserts.

Numen however is no mere hack-and-slash game. It offers the player the possibility of tactical decision making, searching for enemies’ weak spots, selection of adequate weapons. It rewards those who are able to adapt to the changing situation on the battlefield. In this the player is helped by the unique powers and abilities invested in him or her by the god he or she follows, provided that the god is happy with him or her. The Olympian gods, after all, are renowned for their wanton and unpredictable nature…

RSS Feed Because We May Sale

Because We May is a sale collective of developers from different websites, devices and genres that have set low prices for the last week of May. Why? Because they can.

Posted by INtense! on May 24th, 2012

Developer Independence is a fantastic thing. Being able to control the prices for your games needs to be celebrated. We here at DesuraNET believe that as a developer you should have the freedom to do as you please, and it seems we are not the only ones who share such ideals.

Because We May is a sale collective of developers from different websites, devices and genres that have set low prices for the last week of May. Why? Because they can.

Here are a few of our favorites and recommendations for you:

If you want to be apart of the awesome gathering of developers simply fill out this form and discount your game as much as you want! Then just comment in this post and I will update the list!

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SirPrimalform May 24 2012, 11:26pm said:

There are a few games which are on sale on Steam as part of BWM, but not on sale here for some reason. For example, Dungeons of Dredmor and Q.U.B.E.

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dsilvers May 25 2012, 12:17am said:

On the site you had to select the specific section where your game is available. It wasn't really obvious at first that you could submit multiple times for different sections but hopefully developers will email in updates.

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ifss May 25 2012, 7:16am said:

Didn't know about the last two in that list, thanks - they aren't on the BWM site.

Though the list is missing: Metagolf and Silverquest

Any developers that add their Desura games to Because We May (or even those already in it) are perfectly welcome to also come shout out about their game in our group's forums:

I've been linking to that thread from elsewhere (it's had nearly 3,000 views if our group's stats are anything to go by), to get the word out about the Desura games participating in the event, as unfortunately Desura's (& other stores') participation wasn't initially well advertised by BWM.

So if you followed @Desura's tweet to this article, please retweet it & spread the good word... :)

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ifss May 25 2012, 5:26pm replied:

There's three more:

Smiles HD was added to BWM's site, but Numen isn't appearing in the 'Others' section, but is listed under 'Steam'.

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ifss May 25 2012, 7:09pm replied:

Numen is there... I'm just daft.

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ifss May 26 2012, 4:21pm replied:

Added today:
Mos Speedrun
(only the Windows version unfortunately :( )

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ifss May 27 2012, 8:49am replied:

Just added:

Updated list:

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chefdavid22 May 26 2012, 9:56pm said:

Eodon Games has added three games to this list:
Zombie Skeet
I cant post links yet but our website is eodongames dot com

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cyxceven Jun 1 2012, 7:08am said:

Huh. It says "May 24 through June 1" on the site.
But the sale's over on some of those already.

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