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Rollers of the Realm
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Platforms: PC
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
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Apr 3, 2013 @ 8:55am
Mar 26 @ 6:14pm
Recent Announcements View All (27)
We're at PAX East / IndieMEGABOOTH, April 11-13
Demos at GDC Play: March 19 - 21
Description
Release date: Q4 2014
Rollers of the Realm: The pinball puzzle role-playing game!
Combining the skill mastery and physics of pinball with the engagement of role playing games, Rollers of the Realm offers a new yet familiar gaming experience. Collect an ensemble cast of unique upgradable pinball characters and battle through board after board of an epic fantasy story.

Accolades
Winner, 2014 GDC Play "Best in Play" Award

Nominee, 2014 SXSW Gamers Voice Award

Nominee, 2013 hóPLAY award for "Best Idea"

Finalist, 2013 IndieCade award.

Nominee, 2013 Selected Projects Award at Game Connection America.

Official Selection, 2012 Canadian Interactive Showcase.
Preview Praise
'...thoroughly entertaining.'
- Tom's Guide[www.tomsguide.com]

'...the ball physics feel terrific.'
- Indie Game Spotlight

'...you’ll be addicted to this pinball puzzle RPG.'
- LA Times Hero Complex[herocomplex.latimes.com]

'Rollers of the Realm scores a jackpot with its pinball-RPG combo'
- Polygon[www.polygon.com]

'...we can't wait to play!'
- Gamezebo[www.gamezebo.com]

'...destined to hit a jackpot.'
- http://www.examiner.com/article/rollers-of-the-realm-takes-on-pinball-wizards

'A really interesting mashup... I love the storyline drive behind it...'
- RobotLovesKitty (makers of Legend of Dungeon)

'Rollers of the Realm is a game that everyone should be following.'
- http://greenlitgaming.com/rollers-of-the-realm-preview/

'...it’s a fantastic game. Even in pre-alpha, you can see how polished it’s going to be.'
- http://indiestatik.com/2013/03/29/rollers-of-the-realm/

'There’s just so much to dive into, and all of it is crafted to keep you entertained, and engaged throughout.'
- http://applenapps.com/special-event/gdc-2013-rollers-of-the-realm-delivers-an-intriguing-pinball-rpg-adventure.html

'I really look forward to this one!'
- http://www.perpetualgeekmachine.net/featured/podcasts/

'...pinball goodness and RPG conventions have been blended expertly.'
- http://www.torontothumbs.com/2012/05/18/inplay-2012-rollers-of-the-realm/

Features
Supported by an epic fantasy narrative and an ensemble cast of meaningful characters, Rollers provides challenging, bite-sized game-play for the midcore gamer.
  • A new spin on pinball: includes physics-puzzle and combat with unique nudge and flipper mechanics.
  • 10 hot-swappable player characters (represented by balls), each with unique size, weight and stats.
  • Unleash devastating special abilities: flaming swords, animal companions, hailstorms, bombs!
  • Upgrade stats and special abilities as your party levels up.
  • 30+ Campaign levels to discover and replay. Fully-voiced storyline.
  • Combat focused: battle grunts, elites, bosses... and more.
  • Loot drops: gold, score and mana multipliers, power-ups and treasure.
  • Tournament Mode: 5 challenging boards with Steam Leaderboard support.
Popular Discussions View All (3)
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Sep 6 @ 7:18am
game idea
engel113
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The Rabid Otter 4 hours ago 
Damnit! When is this going to be released on Steam?!?!
eL PiRRi Aug 3 @ 9:45am 
+1
ssj100matt Jun 25 @ 10:15am 
Played this game at PAXeast a few months back. Loved it and can't wait for the release
Phantom Compass  [author] Mar 10 @ 1:24pm 
Thanks for asking, @BagelBob -- we are opening up more closed beta slots next month. Sign up for our mailing list to get notified: http://eepurl.com/PGWg1
BagelBob Mar 9 @ 9:32pm 
Hey, I saw your game at SXSW. It's great! Is that post about beta slots 4 down (from early January) still good?
Phantom Compass  [author] Feb 10 @ 7:12am 
No mermaids in Rollers, hidden or otherwise :)
[SHHH] POLYMOMIAL Feb 7 @ 1:39pm 
The most important question: Are you hiding mermaid evidence in this game, David?
Illimitus Jan 23 @ 10:43am 
looks good
Phantom Compass  [author] Jan 10 @ 11:36pm 
There are still beta slots available! To be eligible, join our forum and post that you want to join the beta. We will be adding you to the beta group and sending an announcement to that group by Monday, Jan. 13 http://phantomcompass.boards.net/board/4/rollers-pc-closed-beta
Nancy Jan 10 @ 8:08pm 
Well I missed Twitch. I am so sad :(
I am so looking forward to playing this when it comes out :)