The new 0.18 version of Flare that features: * 10 Equipment Slots, up from 4 (and easily configurable). * Starting "Class" choice (beginner's power/item...
A single-player 2D action RPG. Flare is not a reimplementation of an existing game or engine. It is a tribute to and exploration of the action RPG genre.
Flare v0.17 is out!
New features in v0.17:
- all menus now easy to mod/reskin!
- new Powers tree with traditional tabs and spendable points
- Shared Stash! Collect epics, hoard resist gear, or buff your new characters
- Warp Zone: fast-travel map to get around the alpha demo campaign
You can download Flare through Desura or on IndieDB from the Downloads section: indiedb.com/games/flare/downloads
Flare is completely open-source and moddable. You can download
Flare source files (including artwork & assets) on Github: Github.com
and FLARE game engine on Github as well: Github.com
source code is licensed under GNU GPL v3 and the default Flare mod (including translations) under CC-BY-SA 3.0.
Many talented artists were involved in the creation of Flare. The full credit list is here: Github.com
Latest tweets from @clintbellanger
Dec 6 2013, 12:22pm
RT @TychoBrahe: Just finished Act II of Kentucky Route Zero. I’m flabbergasted. They’re Goddamned sorcerers. How are they doing this?
Dec 4 2013, 11:23pm
@reverendanthony It's almost a relief. If people can hate that guy, then I can't be surprised/hurt when people hate me.
Dec 4 2013, 9:11pm
@McFunkypants We don't have to abandon action genres to avoid killing. Watch any kids' fairy tale movie to see adventure done smart.
Dec 4 2013, 12:47pm
Dec 4 2013, 10:55am
@McFunkypants Not a parent but I'm making similar design changes. I'd like to design a fantasy RPG without combat as the core mechanic.
Dec 4 2013, 10:40am
@Orteil42 Is there somewhere I can buy a pack of Golden Cookie stickers? If I saw one in a public space I'd find it amusing.
Dec 3 2013, 2:29pm
Flare engine v0.19 is ready for modders and players T.co
Dec 2 2013, 11:42pm
Nov 29 2013, 1:01am
@dukope Well earned praise. Papers Please is my favorite game in a long time.
Nov 29 2013, 1:00am