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The Escapist
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Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
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Oct 24, 2012 @ 6:27am
May 14 @ 1:56pm
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The Escapist got Greenlit!
The Escapist available on Desura & GamersGate
Description
Release date: Available
A base of 2D platformer with extra spicy bouncing, in a mix of 48 heavily trapped levels, sided with 3 badass bosses. There's also tasty upgrades to avoid choking. Best served hardcore, enjoy!

Hi! we are Backstab Games a 2 guys team based in Buenos Aires, and we want to share with you our Unity powered debut game, "The Escapist", a fast paced die-a-lot platformer that merges mouse and keyboard. Mixes all the best elements of the new wave of hardcore platformers with a unique mouse controlled bankshot mechanic.

As gameplay goes gamers will run, jump, bounce into walls and collect coins to buy upgrades for The Escapist.

Features:
* 48 levels (plus tutorial)
* Upgrades (speed, jump, burst, etc)
* Boss Battles

Visit our page: http://www.backstabgames.com/

Minimum Requirements:
OS: Windows 7/XP (32 or 64 bit)
Processor: Dual Core 2.0GHz or equivalent processor
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Graphics: video card with 512MB of RAM
Popular Discussions View All (2)
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Mar 15 @ 5:36pm
What is the main sense ?
SoulLinker
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Apr 20 @ 2:50am
What?
Toaster
196 Comments
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Backstab Games  [author] Jul 30 @ 8:01am 
Of course they will, even if i have to send those keys one by one =D
SA Jul 25 @ 4:46pm 
Congrats on getting greenlit! I hope us early Indie Royale buyers will get a key when it's all ready and set up?
TheSuckMyFluttershy Jun 18 @ 11:27am 
Good Funny Game
kamillo55855 (GameMiner) May 15 @ 10:24am 
Good Funny Game, Voted, Congratulation Geenlit, Nice Music Song, (Hope to Key)
Quack May 14 @ 5:37pm 
How.
Backstab Games  [author] May 14 @ 3:55pm 
Thanks Mulder =D
Mulder May 14 @ 3:11pm 
Congrats!!!
Juiner May 3 @ 1:06pm 
I like that graphic style... up voted!
narey03 May 1 @ 1:07pm 
se ve interesante
Elizabet Apr 20 @ 2:49am 
good