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Platforms: PC
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Feb 22, 2014 @ 11:56pm
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Desura release!
Release date: April 30, 2014
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Press Mentions:

"Describing SanctuaryRPG as a huge, hilarious and most honorable devourer of free time would be an understatement." -RockPaperShotgun

"It’s got a very old-school vibe thanks to the ASCII graphics and UI, but the combat feels modern and intelligent." -Destructoid

“SanctuaryRPG makes great use of it’s setting, sprinkling it with weirdness and comedy.” -PC Gamer Magazine

"Where the game really shines in terms of gameplay is in promoting player choice in all things and making those choices matter." -Gamasutra



SanctuaryRPG™ is a critically acclaimed strategic turn-based monster slaying and dungeon crawling adventure set in the retro ASCII-art world of Sanctuary.

Drawing heavy inspiration from both Roguelikes and Japanese RPGs, the developers have poured over 10,000 hours of work into the game, meticulously designing every aspect to offer a truly compelling and deeply replayable gameplay experience.

With dynamic combat, hilarious dialogue, and plenty of weapons at your disposal, this is truly the most ambitious ASCII-art RPG of 2014.


Core Features
  • Enjoy a blast from the past with retro ASCII graphics
  • Travel through vast dungeons with classic roguelike action
  • Experience hundreds of hours of immersive gameplay
  • Put your strategies to work with a sleek combat system
  • Over 160 class and race combinations to experiment with
  • Wreck your enemies with over 1400 weapons and armors
  • Rock out to an original 8-bit chiptune soundtrack

Bonus Features
  • Collect achievements for no reason whatsoever
  • Forge weapons with a skill-based crafting system
  • Test your might in a ranked matchmaking mode
  • Both casual and permadeath game modes
  • Customize and utilize robotic pets in battle
  • Fully featured and dynamic economy simulation
  • Sell craft beers and run your own tavern
Popular Discussions View All (6)
Nov 23, 2014 @ 9:07am
Please bring it to SteamOS
sounds like a wooosh
Oct 9, 2014 @ 7:36am
+ laguages?
Aug 25, 2014 @ 1:12am
Really nice little gem, but a few questions and issues.
Ratha Wynter
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dratewka Apr 12, 2016 @ 12:32pm 
old school:)
✪ FYHY✪ Feb 5, 2016 @ 8:55am 
alexshadowsky Jul 2, 2015 @ 12:35pm 
Bass Jun 12, 2015 @ 12:00pm 
I got the desura version...., will we get a steam key instead?
Blind Holmes Mar 9, 2015 @ 11:54pm 
Maverik770 Feb 16, 2015 @ 3:10pm 
Which song from the OST is that in the first teaser trailer on this page?? I have the OST from Groupees but can't find that track in it...
POTATOCRAZY Dec 31, 2014 @ 5:19pm 
Still, this dev is trying to be decent.
Impulse Manslaughter Dec 22, 2014 @ 9:15am 
Thought this was going to be Free To Play?
LordofEntertainment Dec 20, 2014 @ 12:05pm 
Thanks for this absolutely great game, must buy. I and my sister will enjoy for sure <3 (it is my work account) Also I am really happy to see you enjoy my parody Diablo 2 web based game, it was nice to talking you. Best wishes!
Chrono X Dec 16, 2014 @ 10:09am 
Thanks a lot for the support! :) Best of luck with your game!