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The Escapist
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Oct 24, 2012 @ 6:27am
Jan 26, 2016 @ 7:48pm

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The Escapist got Greenlit!
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.

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

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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)
Sep 28, 2015 @ 3:09pm
What is the main sense ?
Jun 15, 2015 @ 12:44pm
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MENDA1COREJZ Apr 16, 2016 @ 12:51am 
Jamba | Jmanp Mar 23, 2016 @ 11:52am 
DrReaperman911 Jan 10, 2016 @ 7:59pm 
i dont like it. if u look up the name of the game NOW, you will find a game titled the same. people will get confused
HaUy Jan 3, 2016 @ 9:13am 
A.Pearce Dec 20, 2015 @ 2:46pm 
Free time game
A.Pearce Dec 20, 2015 @ 2:45pm 
Good game 10/10
nAga Oct 30, 2015 @ 9:31am 
funny game
Space Pupper Sep 28, 2015 @ 3:09pm 
Looks great reminds me of a flash game called "N+"
Artem Sep 4, 2015 @ 7:57am 
Prince Leader Aug 26, 2015 @ 1:21pm 
Looks like a good way to spend your free time.