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A Neo-retro roguelike with classic run and gun gameplay, infused with roguelike mechanics and tightly tuned into a bullet hell ballet.

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Developer Knight Shift Games
Publisher Playtonic Friends
Genre 2D Platformer, Roguelike
Release Date TBA

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Elsie is a technicolour, hyperkinetic, rogue-like action-platformer filled with procedurally generated levels, an army of robots to blast through, and a wide scope of items and weaponry to make each run as unique as possible. Master countless magitek weapons and abilities in order to embrace the chaos.

Genre 2D Platformer, Roguelike Players 1 Rating TBD
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Welcome to the planet Ekis, a bountiful world filled with natural resources and scientific discovery! There is chaos amongst this wonder however, in a world awash with natural disasters. Our story begins with Dr Grey, a talented scientist who engineered a team of high-tech androids with the power to prevent these disasters. These Androids were known as “The Guardians”.

Bullet Hell Ballet

Dash, dive, and shoot your way through stages filled with dynamic enemies, all while performing perfectly timed precision parrying.

Death is only the beginning

In this roguelike rollercoaster die and die and die again – but you’ll always get back on your feet to embrace the chaos.

Action and Character Customization

Make strategic decisions on upgrades, skills, and weapons to drastically alter the dynamic of each run. Experiment with different playstyles for devastating synergies.

Challenge epic boss battles and conquer biome Guardians

Test your skills against boisterous bots, massive bosses and biome Guardians, memorising patterns to emerge victorious.

Melee Combat with a second player character

Join the fray with Andru, a melee-based character featuring unique augments, weapons, and abilities. Get up close and personal to bash baddies and bring the noise!

Accessibility features

Background Modulation
Blur or desaturate background for more visual clarity.

Font Size Modulation
Option to change size of font in game.

Screen Shake Option
Adjust the amount of screen shake you experience.

Outline Options
Ability to change the colour of the outlines for both player and enemies.

Turn off damage with Elsie’s Invincibility mode.

Colourblind Modes
Elsie is an incredibly colourful game, so it has options to assist those with colour vision deficiency.

Additional Features
Option to adjust the timing required to correctly hit a parry and follow up with counter attacks as well as rumble strength modifiers.