(Wii U eShop)

Unepic (Wii U eShop)

Game Profile

Unepic is a mixture of platform game, role game and joke that takes place in a huge castle of medieval fantasy.

The hero is called Daniel, a normal guy: great videogame player, big lover of sci-fi movies, novice player of role games, pot-head and overall, a bit horny due to a mysterious lack of success with girls. In the middle of a role game he is teleported to a castle and he thinks that he is having a massive drug-based hallucination. He decides to run his own adventure until the effect of the drug wears off.

In the castle, he will be possessed by a shadow, however this shadow cannot control him (being able only talk). The only way the shadow can escape from the Hero’s body is by the death of the Hero, so the shadow will lie all the time giving false clues, always looking for the Daniel’s death.

In the castle he will visit an oracle and find out the goal of the story: to kill Harnakon, the master of the castle, and free Pure-Spirits. This story sounds typical for a role game, but during the adventure Daniel will discover that everything is not what it seems.

Features:

  • RPG 2D platform game.
  • 200 rooms to explore.
  • 7 bosses to kill.
  • 70 spells to learn.
  • 100 different weapons.
  • Impressive lighting engine.
  • Funny story and funny dialogue (more than 2000 lines)
  • References to other games, films, comics…
  • Full RPG character sheet.
  • Quests.
  • Potions (craft your own potions) + scrolls + rings + magic weapons + magic artefacts
  • Pets.
  • Achievements.
  • Statistics (best strikes can be uploaded to worldwide raking table).
  • 3 different ends.
  • 4 levels of difficulty.
  • Hidden treasures.
  • Castle map where you can write down your own notes.

Game Review

Review

USA USA Version

Posted by Tim Latshaw

Not ungood

So you know how it goes: you’re playing a tabletop RPG with your friends. They poke fun at you because you, the Modern Gamer, want to try something that tends to work on a screen but doesn’t jive with the “realism” of high fantasy. Whatever. You...

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User Comments (9)

Neko_Rukiafan

#1

Neko_Rukiafan said:

This game looks quite intriguing, so I'm surprised that there seems to be little interest in this upcoming title.

Smug43

#7

Smug43 said:

started playing this game and I have to say I'm blown away this was pretty much done by one person!! there is going to be some awesome replayability here.. mechanics feel really solid.. loving it so far!! Metroidvania here I come!!!!!!!

MrPuzzlez

#9

MrPuzzlez said:

This game is STOOPID addictive!! I'm 8 hours into it now and have been having too much fun with it! Also, believe it or not, this game was made in Spain.

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