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Girl Genius: Adventures In Castle Heterodyne is out now

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Rain Games developer of Teslagrad has just released Girl Genius: Adventures In Castle Heterodyne, an action adventure game based on the graphic novel series, Girl Genius, by authors Phil & Kaja Foglio. This follows the successful Kickstarter campaign for the game in 2020 where they gained $256K in funding.

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Game Features:

  • Build tools like the Grapple Gun and the Wrencherang at the Workbench, and use your tools to explore and solve the castle’s challenges.
  • Discover numerous sights and secrets, by being perceptive and using your tools to the fullest.
  • Defeat foes in furious melee combat or with explosive gadgets, and utilize the environment to your advantage using your tools.
  • Use your trusty Dingbot minion to explore places Agatha can’t reach, by moving in tight spaces, digging beneath or soaring above danger.
  • Use the Dingbot to solve lock puzzles, and operate the internal machinery of the castle.
  • As Agatha’s power over the castle grows, command the castle AI to release traps at your foes, and activate mechanisms.
  • Use the unique “Build System”, rebuilding scrap traps into objects like the Springclank, Grappleclank and the special Rollerclank, giving the player a suite of tools for creative spatial puzzle solving.
  • Interact with several of the fantastic characters from “Girl Genius™”, like Gilgamesh Wulfenbach, Tarvek Sturmvoraus and many others.
  • Read the Girl Genius™ graphic novels in the game! Note! This feature is in English only.

Nice to see another crowdfunded title get to a full release, along with the Native Linux support included as well. No Steam Deck rating for the game yet though.

Available to buy on GOG and Steam.

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2 comments

buckysrevenge Sep 6, 2023
I did beta testing for this game almost exclusively on the Steam Deck and it worked really well for me, no major problems at all
Purple Library Guy Sep 6, 2023
Wishlisted.
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