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Hero Boy
 
 
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Genre: Action, Horror
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
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Jan 15, 2016 @ 12:40pm
Oct 31, 2016 @ 12:03pm

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Hero Boy has been released on Steam!
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Description
Release date: Mid 2016
Hero Boy is a 2D beat-em-up/horror game set inside the notebook of Max, an 8 year old boy chronicling a zombie outbreak. Max, a daydreamer who struggles with bullies in school and has difficulty making friends, is thrust into the middle of the outbreak. As Max witnesses the world crumbling around him, his usually fun doodles become more twisted. You must fight through hordes of enemies...imaginary and real...in order to survive.

Hero Boy is a beat-em-up in the vein of Golden Axe and Double Dragon. Using combos will let you do moves that deal more damage along with other effects like increased knockback and stuns. As you defeat more enemies, your charge meter will fill up. Once it's filled, you'll be able to use your special move. You unlock new special moves as the game progresses that grant different benefits.

The game has a wide variety of enemies to fight who will make use of a combination of melee, ranged, or area of effect attacks. You'll be fighting these enemies in different combinations as you progress.

A demo for Hero Boy can be played here: http://gamejolt.com/games/hero-boy/119670
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25 Comments
espiovvv Mar 14, 2016 @ 10:20am 
Fighting in this game doesn't look so good :\
Seicka Jan 22, 2016 @ 6:00pm 
Looks so fun :D VOTE!!!
PD.: Please help my project too http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=556069564 <3
boisonous bupcakes Jan 22, 2016 @ 1:34pm 
Mermaid Cannon! YES
DR/\G0 Jan 20, 2016 @ 6:19pm 
Sick as F*CK man I love to beat up zombies :-D
Len Jan 17, 2016 @ 1:23am 
This looks cool as hell, cant wait to play it!
A Roast Beef Sandwich Jan 16, 2016 @ 8:15pm 
I have felt that it is high time that someone make a game in the style of a child's drawing, shame it had to be wasted on a 2d brawler
KondZilla Jan 16, 2016 @ 2:55pm 
Very sugar games Bravo.
peppie185 Jan 16, 2016 @ 2:47pm 
Looks like a game that i will play
Nolan Jan 16, 2016 @ 1:08pm 
Great game up there and please help us with our concept:
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=554524103&searchtext=Project+Billy
TrentHawkins Jan 16, 2016 @ 12:23pm 
I'm not personally a fan of the art-style, but it certainly looks well animated!