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Video Game / Skeletal Avenger

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My last memory was a burning palace and the silhouette of my betrayer looming over me.
Then, total darkness. After a while though, a strange vision appeared.
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Skeletal Avenger is a Roguelite Hack and Slash Video Game by 10tons Ltd.

In the game, you play as a recently-resurrected skeleton who has woken up inside of a dungeon. After making your way out, you approach the sorcerer who resurrected you. They want you to be a new minion for them, and to slay their enemies and return with their bloodstones. In return, they will help you to avenge your death. So, you decide to comply with what they want.

The game was released on September 29th, 2021.

Skeletal Avengers contains examples of:

  • Crate Expectations: There are plenty of barrels and crates to break in the game.
  • Dem Bones: The Player Character is a resurrected skeleton.
  • Dungeon Crawling: The whole plot of the game is this.
  • In the Hood: The sorcerer who resurrected you wears what appears to be a red hooded cloak.
  • Life Meter: A big round red one located in the bottom left corner of the screen.
  • Lizard Folk: Kobolds are an enemy you face in the game. They're red humanoid lizard people in armour, wielding a sword and a shield.
  • Monster Compendium: The Monsterpedia, which is located in the sorcerer's lair, has info on every monster you've faced.g
  • Robbing the Dead: You can find the bodies of fallen heroes that will grant you one perk.
  • Spikes of Doom: There are patches of floor that are full of holes from which spikes will shoot up and harm either the skeleton, or any enemies that step on it.
  • Video Game Dashing: You can dash forward several feet with the dash button. It can be used to cross over pits.
  • You Dirty Rat!: One of the enemy types you face in the game are rats.