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Rat King Entertainment
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Pitman is a turn-based rogue-like with boardgame style. Everything you desire is inside the randomized dungeons: Dwarfs, trolls, golems, treasures, potions, magic, hammer, bow, much more weapons, ... and don't forget the monster moles and pretzels!

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Pitman Update 1.5d for Win/Mac/LINUX

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Pitman Update 1.5d for Win/Mac/LINUX

A small but significant update makes the dwarven rogue much more playable on Linux!

Nov 11, 2013 News
TRI + Pitman

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TRI + Pitman

For four days Pitman and TRI are part of Indiegamestand to raise money for charity and the development of TRI.

Jul 19, 2013 News
Status Update: Flood, TRI, Android

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Status Update: Flood, TRI, Android

Bad news and good news regarding TRI and the Rat King.

Jul 1, 2013 News
Designing the Difference – Pitman and Dwarf Quest compared

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Designing the Difference – Pitman and Dwarf Quest compared

This article is about two dwarf games sharing the same elements. In my article I point out how little design decisions can make the difference.

Oct 13, 2012 Article
Reddit Game Dev Bundle available

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Reddit Game Dev Bundle available

The Reddit Games Community build their own bundle - The Gamedev Bundle, containing 6 great Indie games.

Jul 23, 2012 News
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ijed
ijed Dec 15 2013, 6:32pm said:

This is a great little game, really hope you do the second version. I like the references you named, I've played the same stuff and used to make pen and paper dice games of a similar type to pitman.

But now I'm in the mainstream games industry, so can't make fun games ;)

Best of luck, I'll try and promote your stuff as much as I can.

A few of ideas;

Player classes and races to select
Non regular tile shapes
Quests to complete
Don't animate the characters!
Formalize / reinvent the magic system, make it usable by enemies
Add more types of special square, not just health / mana / food
Add traps

You've already got your own ideas of course, but maybe some of that can help you somehow.

Anyway, great game.

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kaskade
kaskade Dec 20 2013, 5:59pm replied:

Hey, thanks! Your ideas are good, some of them are already in our book of ideas. :-) We'll see if we ever can do a second Pitman - I'd sure like to!

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ijed
ijed Dec 15 2013, 8:55pm replied:

Last idea... it'd be cool for monsters to have special abilities like poison, cripple, mob, teleport and so on...

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Lugonu
Lugonu Nov 5 2013, 4:13pm said:

Hi dev, remember there are still problems in the Linux version.

a) Buggy mouse zoom.
b) No configuration screen.
c) Tiny window size.
d) Unknown keyboard shortcuts.

Don't we deserve a new version since August? We raised 17% of the total in your last sale.

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kaskade
kaskade Nov 9 2013, 2:48pm replied:

OK, I created a new version, but we'll have to wait if/when Desura will approve it. You will then be able to choose the resolution in the options, and the mouse zoom should be fixed (I hope).

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Lugonu
Lugonu Nov 11 2013, 2:15pm replied:

Great update sir, It's worthy of a dwarf.

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charrety
charrety Aug 12 2013, 11:07am said:

Thank you for linux version !!! :) I have purchased the game, but how resizing the window ? I think that game view is too small. There is a solution for this ? (sorry for my bad english) ;)

Another problèm : mousewell don't work correctly. I can't zoom it... thank you ;)

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Lugonu
Lugonu Aug 12 2013, 3:30pm replied:

You can edit a configuration file to resize the window: ~/.config/unity3d/Rat King Entertainment/Pitman/prefs

But I don't know how to fix the mouse wheel, It does not work for me either. Help!

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charrety
charrety Aug 13 2013, 4:28am replied:

That's work ! Thank you :)

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kaskade
kaskade Aug 27 2013, 5:53pm replied:

Sorry for the late answer - instead of mouse wheel you can use Shift+W/Shift+S, if I remember correctly. I will look into the mousewheel issue soon!

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