November 12, 2014 in Gaming (E)
[prMac.com] Asheville, North Carolina - Pixeljam Games, makers of the classic prehistoric racer "Dino Run," Indiecade nominee and IGF honorable mentioned "Potatoman Seeks the Troof" and IGF Finalist "Gamma Bros," have announced the release of Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork, a collaboration with comic book artist James Kochalka. It's a unique hybrid of Galaga-style shoot 'em up, simple platforming action and Saturday morning cartoon. Help Glorkian Warrior defend his asteroid against an endless onslaught of alien invaders, and be prepared for somewhat unexpected results!
In early 2010, an age before crowdfunding was a universally recognized concept, Pixeljam successfully ran a kickstarter campaign with James Kochalka to raise funds for an idea called Glorkian Warrior. After years of experiments, iterations and trials, Pixeljam is proud to introduce the Glorkian universe to desktop laser jockeys in a compact, comedic endless shooter.
* Endearing characters and all-ages humor
* A unique combination of shoot-em-up and simple platforming action
* Procedurally generated arial invader flight patterns and formations of the Galaxian persuasion
* A wicked arsenal of weapons and powerups, including tennis balls and the legendary "Flarf Gun"
* OS X 10.6 or later
* 71.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Glorkian Warrior: Trials Of Glork 1.0.0 is $3.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide through the Mac App Store in the Games category. Glorkian Warrior promises a simple and refreshing presentation: No IAP, no complicated leveling-up systems, just good old fashioned entertainment like your great grandpa used to enjoy.
Located in Asheville, North Carolina, Pixeljam Games is an independent games development team that specializes in unique and retro styled arcade games for the good people of earth. Pixeljam has been exploring the endless possibilities of the all mighty pixel since 2006. Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Pixeljam Games. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, Mac OS X, iPhone, iPod, iPad and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.