Life Goes On is a comically-morbid platform game where you guide heroic knights to their demise and use their dead bodies to solve puzzles. Impale knights on spikes to create a safe path. Catch a knight on a saw blade (ouch!) to strategically land the body on a button. Freeze your knights into blocks of ice to reach higher ground. Make your way through this strange, treacherous, and trap-ridden world to find the Cup of Life. On your quest, you will summon knight after knight and brutally sacrifice them to solve each challenging puzzle. In Life Goes On, death is not a setback—it is the only means to success.

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1 comment by erik2021 on Apr 17th, 2014

Life Goes On is available now!

Life Goes On is a comically-morbid platformer where you brutally sacrifice knights and use their dead bodies to solve puzzles. With death as your only means to progress, journey through trap-ridden worlds to find the Cup of Life. We are offering a 25% discount for launch week on Steam or from our website. Play the game on Windows, Mac, or Linux!


The full game features:

  • Over 50 levels that challenge your puzzle-solving skills in morbid, yet fun, ways
  • Puzzles that can only be solved by figuring out how to kill knights
  • Secrets and achievements including Jeff, the fuzzy side-challenge lurking in every level
  • Three worlds full of spike pits, lava, cannons, ice, and more
  • Speed-run times and death minimums to beat
  • A fresh look at dying in video games
  • An awesome soundtrack by Kevin Greenlee

Buy Life Goes On from Steam or pick it up on our website and take advantage of the 25% off discount! What are you waiting for? You could be sacrificing knights right now!

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dangergerbil
dangergerbil Apr 18 2014, 2:37pm says:

Video Review: Youtube.com

An unusual platformer that has a hint of Monty Python & The Holy Grail to it. Sacrifice yourself to aid the cause :)

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PrezThompkins
PrezThompkins Dec 18 2013, 1:15am says:

The video didn't catch me at first, but when I realized the game mechanic you were implementing...
Well, that's just out of the ordinary!
I'll be watching this one :P.

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TheSparrowsJourney
TheSparrowsJourney Nov 29 2013, 5:08pm says:

Here's my First Impressions! Enjoy :)

Youtube.com

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joserodolfo.freitas
joserodolfo.freitas Nov 29 2013, 7:48am says:

This games is captvating!
Congratulations!

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balincoe
balincoe Nov 27 2013, 10:31am says:

It's been awhile since a game on indiedb really woo-ed me, but Life Goes On really has blown me away. Nothing about the mechanics feel like gimmicks, but rather everything blends together to create a cohesive and unique experience. I honestly recommend anyone, whether on the fence or not, to download this and give it a try. If you need a little more convincing, I put together a video of the awesome experience I had with the game: Youtube.com

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ToastCrumbley
ToastCrumbley Nov 8 2013, 12:28pm says:

THE DEMO WAS SOOOOO MUCH FUN!!! This is such an innovative game!!! I can't wait until it's released! I would type more but I need to play the demo again O_O

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SamSky
SamSky Nov 6 2013, 4:59am says:

Played this a while back and couldn't stop. It's just so unique. There is an old review over at Indieview.co.uk

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SkiesGaming
SkiesGaming Oct 14 2013, 10:18am says:

Hi ! Really enjoyed the demo and can't wait for some updates, you got yourselves a real gem here :)

I talked about it in "Projets Indie", a french series about indie games which you can see here Youtube.com

Good luck for the game !

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Jetcutter
Jetcutter Oct 5 2013, 10:54am says:

I like it! Alot!

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EaglEyeLoco
EaglEyeLoco Sep 8 2013, 12:29pm says:

Life Goes On, a game where you may sacrifice your character, so that the next in line can use your dead body as an advantage.
Talk about, over my dead body...
Indiespotted.com

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Life Goes On
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Infinite Monkeys Entertainment
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The Steam Winter Sale is here! From now until January 2nd, pick up Life Goes On for 40% off! That’s only $7.79! T.co

Dec 18 2014, 3:25pm

Hi! We’re still around!! And working on something! More info coming soon.

Dec 5 2014, 6:55pm

@KariAnnWrites We’re strange in all the best ways. Hope she liked it!

Nov 19 2014, 7:54pm

@OcmanRizzario @krames12 but we’re working on other things right now.

Nov 6 2014, 2:16pm

@OcmanRizzario @krames12 I’d be lying if I said we haven’t thought about ways we could do it ;)

Nov 6 2014, 2:16pm

@krames12 @OcmanRizzario one of the main issues with it is the control scheme. We’re not huge fans of virtual joysticks…

Nov 6 2014, 2:00pm

@OcmanRizzario thanks! Really glad you like it :)

Nov 6 2014, 1:59pm

@OcmanRizzario we’re not talking about additional platforms at this time, sorry :(

Nov 6 2014, 1:40pm

RT @iggmarathon: We're live! Tune in to T.co to watch and donate! We'll play your favorite indie games while we raise mon…

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Happy to be back! “@StartupEdmonton: Getting an update from @lgoGame. Looking amazing - get it copy now: T.co #democampyeg

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