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EIGHT DRAGONS is an old-school side-scrolling fighting game that takes the classic beat-'em-up action from the eighties and pushes the gameplay and story to a whole new level!

There are two ways to play EIGHT DRAGONS - first as a straightforward arcade game. Put your team together, choose your characters and kick ass from one end of Scumville to the other, leaving no bad guy standing in your quest to defeat Mr Big and bring justice to the city. In the other, you and your team take part in an epic story that adapts around you as you journey across the darker paths of Scumville to defeat Mr Big and his henchmen. Whichever way you choose, you're guaranteed to have a real fun fight on your hands!

Features

  • Extreme Multiplayer: Up to eight people can play co-operatively on one PC!
  • Arcade Mode: Play through a classic arcade game straight outta 1987!
  • Story Mode: Play through an epic quest that adapts to how you play!
  • Wide Roster: Eight unique playable characters!
  • Multiple Weapons: Use sledgehammers, axes, pool cues and more to crush your enemies!
  • Variable Difficulties: You can adjust how tough your enemies are - and not just how much damage they take!
  • Accessibility Options: You can adjust how fast the game runs - faster, slower, whatever you need!
  • Full Controller Support: If it's an input device, it'll work with this game!
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Eight Dragons is HERE!

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Eight Dragons is HERE!


It's finally launched! It took us nearly two years longer than originally planned, but there's a lot more in it too. And it really is an excellent beat-'em-up -

  • You wanted retro styling. It's got it!
  • You wanted story arcs. It's got it!
  • You wanted an arcade experience. It's got it!
  • You wanted to play with your friends! It's got up to 8 simultaneous local players!
  • Obstacles, Weapons, power-ups?.. all in there!
  • A varied roster of characters? Yup!
  • Interesting and unique bosses? We got ya'
  • You wanted a great soundtrack? We don't disappoint.

We think the gameplay is better than the side-scrollers you remember. No joke! Go buy the game!

Store.steampowered.com

Now ain't that the best news you've heard all day?

Halloween Sale Anyone!?

Halloween Sale Anyone!?

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That's right, it's the spooky season again, so us kindly ol' game devs are giving you a treat! 10% Off your regional price for Eight Dragons! - No Trick!

Eight Dragons: Early Access Update 5: It's a big one!

Eight Dragons: Early Access Update 5: It's a big one!

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It's been aaages since the last update, we know. We've been moving the game from an in-house engine to Unity - that's a pretty hefty change behind the...

Creating an Ending

Creating an Ending

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With Retro styled games, it's all about the pixelart. Want something on screen? you've got to draw it. You can't use photography, you can't just pose...

Eight Dragons will be at Insomnia 65!!

Eight Dragons will be at Insomnia 65!!

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This is exactly the kind of news that we love to bring you! Eight Dragons will be gracing the illustrious halls of the Insomnia Gaming Festival!! You...

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