Boohu

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|released = 2017 Sept 16
 
|released = 2017 Sept 16
 
|relver = 0.1
 
|relver = 0.1
|updated = 2018 May 8
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|updated = 2018 Jun 2
|updver = 0.7
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|updver = 0.8
 
|language = [[Go]]
 
|language = [[Go]]
 
|platforms = [[Linux]], [[BSD]], [[Windows]], [[Mac OS|Mac]]
 
|platforms = [[Linux]], [[BSD]], [[Windows]], [[Mac OS|Mac]]
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==Features==
 
==Features==
  
* Rods: merge ideas from mana-based magic and charge-based wands or rods.
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* Short coffee-break runs (less than half an hour).
* Gain a few random aptitudes as you go deeper.
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* 13 levels deep dungeon, 6 distinct map generators, 20 monsters, 8 weapons, 9 rods, 13 potions, and 2 projectiles.
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* Text-based animations.
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* No XP, no food, no upstairs, no automatic regeneration, no grinding/farming.
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* Fully destructible terrain (wall destruction, foliage fire).
 
* Simplified inventory management (e.g. no more than one weapon or armour).
 
* Simplified inventory management (e.g. no more than one weapon or armour).
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* Gain 3 random aptitudes among 11 as you go deeper.
 
* Dense foliage and automatically opened/closed doors to play with line of sight.
 
* Dense foliage and automatically opened/closed doors to play with line of sight.
 
* Confusion status based on this [https://crawl.develz.org/tavern/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=24108&sid=cb465fe78aba3b9074a32efc2a835d80#p318813 tavern thread]: impedes diagonal movement.
 
* Confusion status based on this [https://crawl.develz.org/tavern/viewtopic.php?f=17&t=24108&sid=cb465fe78aba3b9074a32efc2a835d80#p318813 tavern thread]: impedes diagonal movement.
 
* Monster footsteps sometimes can be heared.
 
* Monster footsteps sometimes can be heared.
* Text-based animations.
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* Rods: merge ideas from mana-based magic and charge-based wands or rods.
* Fully destructible terrain.
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* No XP, no food, no upstairs.
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==Screenshot==
 
==Screenshot==

Revision as of 10:03, 2 June 2018

Break Out Of Hareka's Underground
Stable game
Developer anaseto
Theme Fantasy
Influences Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup
Released 2017 Sept 16 (0.1)
Updated 2018 Jun 2 (0.8)
Licensing ISC
P. Language Go
Platforms Linux, BSD, Windows, Mac
Interface ASCII
Game Length ~ half an hour
Official site of Break Out Of Hareka's Underground


Break Out Of Hareka's Underground (Boohu) is a roguelike game which takes inspiration mainly from Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup and its tavern, and some ideas from Brogue, but aiming for very short games, almost no character building, and simplified inventory management.

Every year, your village sends someone to collect medicinal simella plants in the Underground. This year, the duty fell upon you, and so here you are. Your heart is teared between your will to be as helpful as possible to your village and your will to make it out alive. Deep in the Underground, some magical stairs will lead you back to your village. Along the way, you will collect simellas, as well as various helpful items. You will also encounter monsters, fight against them, or run away from them when you can…

intro-screen.png

Features

  • Short coffee-break runs (less than half an hour).
  • 13 levels deep dungeon, 6 distinct map generators, 20 monsters, 8 weapons, 9 rods, 13 potions, and 2 projectiles.
  • Text-based animations.
  • No XP, no food, no upstairs, no automatic regeneration, no grinding/farming.
  • Fully destructible terrain (wall destruction, foliage fire).
  • Simplified inventory management (e.g. no more than one weapon or armour).
  • Gain 3 random aptitudes among 11 as you go deeper.
  • Dense foliage and automatically opened/closed doors to play with line of sight.
  • Confusion status based on this tavern thread: impedes diagonal movement.
  • Monster footsteps sometimes can be heared.
  • Rods: merge ideas from mana-based magic and charge-based wands or rods.

Screenshot

screenshot.png

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