Video Games Developed in Rochester

Adventure Guild
Developed by Yes And Games
Available on iOS and Android
Description: Adventure Guild is a social roguelike RPG built for mobile devices. Party up with your friends to explore the farthest reaches of the world. Tackle tactically challenging turn-based combat that forces you to work as a team.


Azure Sky Project
Developed by Burgee Games
Available on PC
Description: A tactical 2D shooter where the player has complete freedom on how to tackle missions. Engage in our 15 hand-built campaign missions or farm up some money in our randomly generated “Freelance Work” missions using the gear and strategies that YOU choose!


Cascade
Developed by Funkitron
Available on iOS and Android
Description: Spin, Match, and Win in this unique matching puzzle game! Join Jasper the Mole on his adventure through 30 lands to complete over 450 colorful levels! Spin for gems and send them cascading with matches of three or more. The larger the match, the higher your score! Expect free updates, including new levels, challenges, more boosts, daily events, and continuous fun!


Deathstate
Developed by Bread Machine Games
Available on PC and PS4
Coming Soon to Switch
Description: Deathstate is a roguelike, bullet hell, single-stick shooter. You play as a number of unique characters trying to discover the fate of Professor Elinberg, who opened a portal to the endless void. Great and terrible mysteries await if you are bold or foolhardy enough to go beyond the beyond!

In Deathstate, you are a traveller of the outer realms. You have discovered the secrets of deep astral projection by entering into a fully death-like meditative state. While in your Deathstate, you can go beyond the beyond to realms previously only imagined by those enlightened or mad enough to dwell upon them. Tread lightly though, for these far planes of demi-existence that you choose to explore are extremely hostile to mortal souls.


Halloween Forever
Developed by Imaginary Monsters
Available on PC
Description: Something mysterious is happening in the pumpkin patch this Halloween! You control Pumpkin Man, a humanoid pumpkin thing animated by occult forces on a quest to discover why things are so creepy. And you vomit candy corn.


Hack Slash and Backstab
Developed by MAGIC Spell Studios
Available on PC and Xbox One
Description: Hack Slash and Backstab is a one-to-four player arcade dungeon crawler with a twist! Work together as warrior, rogue, wizard, and archer to survive a dangerous world. But only one player will be crowned the winner: it becomes a fight to the death, as betrayal and backstab become the tools of choice.


Rochester Mini-Game Suite
Developed by ROC Game Dev
Available on PC
Description: The Rochester Mini-Game Suite is a ongoing collection of small games all about Rochester. We started making these over a weekend and now you can play them!

The Rochester Mini-Game Suite Includes:
>> Crazy Platez – Race through the streets of Rochester to deliver as many plates as you can before time runs out!
>> Faulty Flower City – A simple platformer where it is your job to fixup a city gone weird!
>> Sam Patch’s Last Leap – Play as America’s first daredevil as he attempts his most daring feat yet… a 100 foot jump over High Falls.
>> Subway Spraypainter – Spray paint the walls of Rochester’s abandoned subway tunnels without getting caught by the police!


Splattershmup
Developed by MAGIC Spell Studios
Available on PC
Description: Splattershmup is a game that explores the intersection of the classic shoot-em-up (or “shmup”) arcade game and gesturalized abstraction or “action painting” (a term coined by critic Harold Rosenburg in 1952 and often used to describe the work of American artist Jackson Pollock). It is intended to allow the player to reflect on their in-game actions and strategy through visual record, and to approach the creation of art as an arena of action. Art can thus be created, shared and discussed that comes “from inside the moment” of game-based decision.


Super Kaiju Dunk City
Developed by Team Radmars
Available on PC
During game play, when an icon meets the Kaiju’s ball-hand, press the button to slam it. Slamming early or late will cause you great suffering.


Wulverblade
Developed by Darkwind Media
Available on Switch
Coming Soon to PC, PS4, and Xbox One
Description: It’s 120AD and the Roman army have seized control of the south of Britannia. Their goal, to march north and conquer the rest of the island with brutal and bloody efficiency. The 5000 strong 9th Legion are preparing for war, but little do they know what lies in wait for them. Caradoc, a guardian of the northern tribes has rallied the war bands and is ready to bring the war to the Romans. Caradoc bares a gift that even he is not aware of. And soon, the Ninth Legion will discover its true power.

Abyxsis
Developed by Imaginary Monsters
Coming Soon to PC
Description: In Abyxsis, you play as a gargoyle on an adventure through the abyss.
 
 
 


Aurum Kings
Developed by Bull Horn Games
Coming Soon to PC and Xbox One
Description: Aurum Kings is a four player couch competitive game where the goal is to hold onto the crown for the longest amount of time! At the beginning of each game, users have the option to pick one ability in order to best your opponents.


Banana Split
Developed by Inverted Productions
Coming Soon to PC
Description: Banana Split is a fast-paced couch competitive game that twists third-person shooter and real-time strategy ingredients for a sweet new flavor of multiplayer action. Desserters are welcome!
 


Crazy Platez
Developed by Aesthetician Labs
Coming Soon to PC
Description: Your responsibility as a Crazy Platez delivery driver is to keep the people of Rochester, NY satisfied and full. Race against the clock to deliver plates and refill your tank before you run out of gas!
 


Kingdom Dispatcher
Developed by Zucchini People Games
Coming Soon to PC
Description: Kingdom Dispatcher is a classic turn-based RPG influenced by some board game design philosophies.
 
 


Kingdom of the Tao
Developed by Kinesthetic Studios
Coming Soon to PC
Description: Players will deepen their mind-body connection through the practice of Chinese Kung Fu. Advancement is attained as players successfully navigate the yin-yang theory and five element theory to integrate body, mind, and spirit. The educational and interactive gameplay invites players to train and hone their skills as they defend the temple from incoming invaders.

Kingdom of the Tao won First Place in the “Student” category of the first-ever New York State Game Dev Challenge in May 2017.


Mavericks of the Magnificent West
Developed by Burn That Bridge Studios
Coming Soon to PC
Description: How lawless would the Wild West be if guns shot out fire, lighting, rain and even trains instead of mere bullets? Follow Matthew Buchanan as he rises in status as a Maverick and seeks revenge on the man that wronged him in this real-time tactical RPG.

Explore the wonderful world of this western fantasy RPG where names are made by magic bullets. Travel through multiple towns and accept bounties to rise through the ranks of Mavericks. Have shootouts with outlaws after loading your gun with a variety of bullets in a real time grid base system that might have seen back in the Game Boy Advance Era. Gather material and craft new and powerful spells until you are the law of the land.


The Ovate Order
Developed by Piko Island Studios
Coming Soon to PC
Description:The Ovate Order is an action adventure game based upon pre-Christian Celtic history, and folklore, where the player’s skills and abilities are determined by the deck they have constructed.


A Small Robot Story
Developed by BC Likes You
Coming Soon to PC
Description: A Small Robot Story is a short adventure-platformer where you play as Rae, a small robot who activates and has no programming, so you need to set out and find out what’s up! With a heavy emphasis on story, A Small Robot Story will take you through forests, factories, caves, laboratories, and more as you track down and find the source of your sudden activation.


The Sword and the Slime
Developed by Dennis McCorry
Coming Soon to PC
Description: The Sword and the Slime is a 2D pixel art side-scrolling platformer where players control a free floating magical sword with the mouse. But they cannot stray too far from the various creatures and characters they’re magically bound to during the game. So the player is tasked with protecting, following, or even leading (both directly and indirectly) the creatures the sword is bound to.