HyperRogue

HyperRogue


You are a lone outsider in a strange, non-Euclidean world.. As a Rogue, your goal is to collect as many treasures as possible. However, collecting treasures attracts dangerous monsters (on the other hand, killing the monsters allows more treasures to be generated).

Collecting enough treasure also allows you to find rare magical orbs, which grant you one-time or time-limited special abilities.

The world is a combination of eleven types of lands. Each land type has specific style (monsters, treasure, magical orbs, terrain features). Collecting treasures only attracts more monsters in lands of the same type, so you can try to collect lots of treasure in several different lands! Ultimately, you will be able to access Hell, and look for the fabulous Orbs of Yendor which are hidden there.

The game is inspired by the roguelike genre (you are not allowed to save as the game is short enough and reloading the same saved file several times would be cheating), as well as puzzle games such as DROD (Deadly Rooms of Death). HyperRogue is one of just few games played on a hyperbolic plane.

Support HyperRogue (or cheat) by downloading HyperRogue Gold. If you want a small app, download HyperRogue Lite without music. Also play the desktop version of HyperRogue!

More about HyperRogue: http://roguetemple.com/z/hyper.php

Recent changes:
4.4a: fixed a (music related) crash bug which sometimes happened when teleporting (using Orb of Safety).

4.4: Music included (download the "HyperRogue Lite" if you prefer the smaller version without music). Orbs of Safety can be used to save game. Download "HyperRogue Gold" to support HyperRogue or cheat.

4.2a: fixed glitches in the OpenGL mode.

All changes on my blog: http://zenorogue.blogspot.com/search/label/hyper

Tell me if you run into any problems on your device.
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3.7
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File size
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About HyperRogue
You are a lone outsider in a strange, non-Euclidean world.. As a Rogue, your goal is to collect as many treasures as possible. However, collecting treasures attracts dangerous monsters (on the other hand, killing the monsters allows more treasures to be generated).

Collecting enough treasure also allows you to find rare magical orbs, which grant you one-time or time-limited special abilities.

The world is a combination of eleven types of lands. Each land type has specific style (monsters, treasure, magical orbs, terrain features). Collecting treasures only attracts more monsters in lands of the same type, so you can try to collect lots of treasure in several different lands! Ultimately, you will be able to access Hell, and look for the fabulous Orbs of Yendor which are hidden there.

The game is inspired by the roguelike genre (you are not allowed to save as the game is short enough and reloading the same saved file several times would be cheating), as well as puzzle games such as DROD (Deadly Rooms of Death). HyperRogue is one of just few games played on a hyperbolic plane.

Support HyperRogue (or cheat) by downloading HyperRogue Gold. If you want a small app, download HyperRogue Lite without music. Also play the desktop version of HyperRogue!

More about HyperRogue: http://roguetemple.com/z/hyper.php

Recent changes:
4.4a: fixed a (music related) crash bug which sometimes happened when teleporting (using Orb of Safety).

4.4: Music included (download the "HyperRogue Lite" if you prefer the smaller version without music). Orbs of Safety can be used to save game. Download "HyperRogue Gold" to support HyperRogue or cheat.

4.2a: fixed glitches in the OpenGL mode.

All changes on my blog: http://zenorogue.blogspot.com/search/label/hyper

Tell me if you run into any problems on your device.

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A Google User
Jul 1, 2014
Interesting take on an old genre The game is played on a hexagonal grid on a sphere of sorts. The only motivation to play is to gather treasures in each land, so the gameplay becomes rather repetitive quickly. The combat in this game is unusual -- all attacks are one hit kills, so movement and placement of your character becomes tantamount to moving chess pieces. UI is very poor (modal, unreasonable scrolling limits, etc), and the controls need more tweaking. Overall, interesting for a short while, but ultimately uninstallable.
A Google User
Jun 18, 2014
The best Android game A true Rouge in spirit, while completely innovative and perfect for a smartphone.
A Google User
Apr 15, 2014
Well... I could see some rough potential here, but it has really poor UX and obvious programmer art. The latter doesn't bother me much, but the poor UX and UI makes the game virtually unplayable. Needs the touch of a designer.
A Google User
Mar 22, 2014
Suprising I had low expectations for this game but it is surprisingly pretty good
A Google User
Mar 16, 2014
Very interesting Disorienting, to say the least. More of a strategy than an rpg. Fun and worth playing.