Rogue Legacy is a 2D platforming genealogical roguelite where anyone can be a hero. You must traverse a procedurally-generated castle to uncover the secrets of your cursed heritage. You have only one chance though, as there is no redemption from death. Fortunately your lineage spawns like bunny rabbits, and there are plenty of successors willing to pick up the sword. Unfortunately genetics aren't a perfect science, resulting in children who suffer from a variety of different traits, such as blindness, dyslexia, and even irritable bowels syndrome. Do you have what it takes to uncover your family's history and redeem its honor?

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0 comments by CellarDoorGames on May 24th, 2013

Hey all,Just wanted to let you know the public demo for our soon-to-be-released game, Rogue Legacy, has been released! It's available for download right here on Indiedb.
Download here!

It's balls hard so please don't hate us.
If you enjoy it, you can pre-order a copy at ($5 off plus free soundtrack).

Also, if you have the time please help us get this on Steam with a vote on Greenlight:

Vote here!

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Rogue Legacy Demo v1.0.3

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The public demo for Rogue Legacy. Available mid-2013. Enjoy the demo? Pre-order it now at

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Heiach Mar 15 2015, 1:48pm says:

It's been a while in the making but the IGV has finally reviewed Rogue Legacy!

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stephenmbanham Dec 21 2013, 4:36pm says:

Hey! We're doing an Indie Of The Year special series on the Top 100! And we featured your game!

Check it out?

Thank you so much in advance! and we hope you like the video!

Alot of team effort went into it! So if you could help us out and spread the word we'd be so grateful and thanks again for your amazing game!!!

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pchane3 Oct 27 2013, 9:22pm says:

...even with my small core duo 2.44 , 4giga ram... the game demo is too slow using the desura i gave up to buy it..other demo directly downloaded are

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megadriver Oct 26 2013, 5:36am says:

The Linux download, despite the .zip extension, is actually an executable installer! Don't try to extract it with standard "unzip", as it will fail halfway.

The installer is 32-bit, so if you happen to have a "pure" 64-bit setup and don't want to pollute it with all that "lib32-*" crap, you can use "7z x" to extract the files. The game itself is in the "data" dir.

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HooterBabby Jul 15 2013, 2:34am says:

This game is freaking amazing and it is super hard. I think I am on 100+ generations and I still have not made it too far!

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Thump3r Jul 13 2013, 12:07am says:

One of the best rogue games ive ever played hands down.. Great work guys ! I cant stop playing it , I have done a few videos of it here :


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null. Jul 12 2013, 11:23am says:

Ohh, I want the Linux version so bad.
All I can do right now is watching Let's Plays.

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s_d Jul 19 2013, 2:36am replied:

I'm stoked that a Linux version is coming at all! Can't wait...

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kingkid196 Jul 8 2013, 9:22am says:

Looks like a great game and I want to play it a lot, it is just the controls for the pc/keyboard are utter **** and you can't really remap them in any useful way and as some who use wasd as movement and the like the game is unplayable to me because no one put the effort of ten minutes in to give it playable keyboard controls and its a shame to I really wanted to play it well unless they fix this it was money wasted

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Rogue Legacy
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