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Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Aug 30, 2012 @ 11:25am
Jan 26, 2016 @ 7:48pm

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Receiver is live on Steam!
Receiver is greenlit!
Release date: Available Now!
Receiver was created for the 7-day FPS challenge to explore gun handling mechanics, randomized levels, and unordered storytelling. Armed only with a Colt 1911 A1 and an audiocassette player, you must uncover the secrets of the Mindkill in a building complex infested with automated turrets and hovering shock drones.

We would like to get to put Receiver on Steam so that users can add it to their Steam library for convenience, and receive automatic updates. We are continuing to work on the game, and this will make it a lot easier for users to get new builds as soon as we release them.

Receiver is available now at, or you can get it for free with an Overgrowth preorder at

Update: We just added a S&W Model 10 Revolver and a Glock 17 with auto mod, as well as a Mini Maglite flashlight. You can see the video for that update above, second from the left.

Press Quotes:
  • RockPaperShotgun: Receiver didn’t cast me as some nigh-invincible mass of regenerating muscle. The end result, then, was that I felt exactly how I’d expect Real Me would in a combat situation involving live ammo.

  • Kotaku: Receiver is interesting for two things. One, it focuses on a single weapon, the Colt 1911 A1, and takes it very seriously, using "high detail gun mechanics", which means you can "manipulate each part of the gun independently" (the beginning of the video shows this in action).

    The second is that it's a randomly-generated shooter that features permanent death. Taking place inside a single building, every time you die, you have to start at the very beginning again, but the entire game world is re-rolled.

    It's available now for $5, which given the ideas on show, is totally worth it just to check it out.
Popular Discussions View All (2)
Dec 22, 2013 @ 4:30am
Jul 16, 2013 @ 1:53pm
Maybe polish the Gun before selling it...
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󠀡󠀡me corro Jun 6, 2017 @ 12:16pm 
Tim Ricken Mar 23, 2017 @ 5:15am 
YajanOciathien (2) Oct 1, 2016 @ 5:58pm 
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Please contact me on steam

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Pixel zombs Jun 6, 2016 @ 4:49pm 

RevenantGamma Oct 2, 2014 @ 7:16pm 
Will you add human enemies?
AxeSay Jun 30, 2014 @ 9:38am 
blk_750 May 31, 2014 @ 3:58pm 
i thought of how to have a receiver 2!!
blk_750 May 31, 2014 @ 3:52pm 
and a flashlight that clips to the gun
blk_750 May 31, 2014 @ 3:50pm 
add shotguns,rifles,sniper rifles,and semi automatic pitol guns and add a shotgun,ak47,mac 10,and a PARA
blk_750 May 31, 2014 @ 6:23am 
RE:This game is awesome but it would be even better if the story went somewhere like maybe you could escape the building and stop the evil news service currently it is like slender you run around finding pages/tapes