Check out our Monthly Survey Page to see what our users are running.

Great news for fans of colourful retro-inspired action adventures, as Alwa's Legacy (the successor to Alwa's Awakening) has managed to get funding.

After launching on Kickstarter last month, Elden Pixels managed to raise a total of around SEK 290,369 (approx £23,332). Just like the previous game, they're planning for full Linux support. Since it has been successful, it's another listed on our dedicated Crowdfunding Page.

YouTube Thumbnail
YouTube videos require cookies, you must accept their cookies to view. View cookie preferences.
Accept Cookies & Show   Direct Link

Feature Highlight:

  • An interconnected world with many branching paths (We guess some would call it a Metroidvania)
  • Massive background parallax artwork by pixel artist Vierbit 
  • Many dungeons that each has a unique look and design and of course lots of bosses (attack their weak spots)
  • A skill tree that would put any RPG to shame (Not really, but we have 16 upgrades)
  • Chip music soundtrack with 25 tracks made by chip artist RushJet1(1001 Spikes and PewDiePie’s Legend of the Brofist etc.)
  • Modern sound design by Joel Bille (Ghost Giant and Fe by Zoink Games/Electronic Arts)
  • Full controller support and layout for all common controllers
  • Accessibility and gameplay settings to easily change up the difficulty level
  • A talking pig NPC (pettable of course)  

If their original announcement video above isn't enough for you, they also put up a play-through of the demo in a VOD of a recent livestream here.

For the PC release, Alwa's Legacy is planned to be available on GOG and Steam. If you're interested in trying the previous game, Alwa's Awakening, that can be found on Steam.

Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
9 Likes, Who?
We do often include affiliate links to earn us some pennies. We are currently affiliated with GOG, Humble Store and Paradox Interactive. See more here.
About the author -
author picture
I am the owner of GamingOnLinux. After discovering Linux back in the days of Mandrake in 2003, I constantly came back to check on the progress of Linux until Ubuntu appeared on the scene and it helped me to really love it. You can reach me easily by emailing GamingOnLinux directly.
See more from me
2 comments

Perkeleen_Vittupää 7 December 2019 at 10:10 am UTC
If this actually comes to Linux for real, will buy just to support.
Grim_reaper 7 December 2019 at 12:57 pm UTC
This game distantly reminds me of Legend of Zelda 2.The difference is huge of course in game play. Music is horrible though. Well maybe I too will support this game by buying it
While you're here, please consider supporting GamingOnLinux on Patreon, Liberapay or Paypal. We have no adverts, no paywalls, no timed exclusive articles. Just good, fresh content. Without your continued support, we simply could not continue!

You can find even more ways to support us on this dedicated page any time. If you already are, thank you!

You need to Register and Login to comment, submit articles and more.


Or login with...

Livestreams & Videos
None currently, submit yours here!
Popular this week
View by Category
Contact
Latest Comments
Latest Forum Posts