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The Escapist
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Oct 24, 2012 @ 6:27am

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Recent Announcements View All (2)
The Escapist available on Desura & GamersGate
Play The Demo!
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

Visit our page:

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)
Mar 15 @ 5:36pm
What is the main sense ?
6 hours ago
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tweezy 6 hours ago 
gamermaster1845 Apr 18 @ 7:34pm 
se ve como un reto
N3k0 Apr 7 @ 1:05pm 
Se ve muy bien
Nestori Mar 11 @ 5:56am 
Finally, a decent looking strategy game. Im interested!
Sarcastic Skater Games Mar 3 @ 2:05pm 
Looks cool! I think i could buy it
coty901 Mar 3 @ 5:48am 
is funny
gykor Feb 24 @ 3:10pm 
Looks promissing.. :)
Backstab Games  [author] Feb 19 @ 4:06pm 
The escapist web demo is now playable from our site. -_^
A7 Feb 16 @ 6:53pm 
Dusty Rancourt Jan 29 @ 9:02pm 
I cannot help but taste a little Bomb Jack in this one's DNA, and I approve!