HEAVY sword FREE
10,000 - 50,000 downloads
- 8-bit retro graphics
- Lots of levels
Heavy Sword is a side-scrolling platformer inspired by the classics of the genre
If you like classic Super Mario games, you'd probably enjoy Heavy Sword. Actually, there are lot of similarities. First, the storyline: a group of orks and goblins have kidnapped the Princess of the fantastic realm your hero lives in. He'll take the sword and start a journey to bring her back. Thus, despite neither the theme nor the main character are the same (swords and swells instead of plumbing and mushrooms) both graphics are gameplay reminds the classic adventures of our favorite plumber.
Rescuing the princess won't be an easy task: you'll have to jump over platforms, collect coins and power-ups and kill the enemies on the way, level after level (there are over 20 levels to beat, including some bonus). You know it works, right?
Heavy Sword is set in an anachronistic fantastic world: it brings together medieval elements (swords, castles, orks) with robots and automatic weapons. Its polished 8-bit graphics remind old good days with your NES. The only catch worth to mention: controls. It tries to emulate basic video console buttons (two arrows for going forward/backward, jump and attack button). However, that makes it difficult to control, especially on tablets.
Besides, another good platformer you can add to your list.
"Aside from the classic gameplay and tight controls, the game does look gorgeous in its pixel vision, with particle and lighting effects adding a modern edge to the throwback graphics"
4 out of 5
Inspired by classic platformers of old!
Take control of a young hero by the name of Pike!
Run, jump, dash, chop, bomb, smash your way through Goblin, orcs, ogres, Robot knights, Wizards, lava, falling rocks, man eating plants, and loads of other dangers on your quest to rescue the Princess Lucinda!
HEAVY sword features
loads of exciting levels
awesome power ups:
Bombs, Bows, Throwing daggers, Steam powered armor
and of course the all powerful HEAVYsword!
Game Center Achievements!
Unlockable extras like the Memory match Card Game
Please rate and review HEAVYsword to help us keep making games!
*New Endless battle mode!
Take on a perpetual onslaught of Enemies while earning the highest score you can! post your high score on twitter and compete with friends!
*Performance improvements and bug fixes
Please remember to rate and review HEAVY sword to help us keep the updates coming :)
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Some lists where this application appears: Reviewed by Emmanuel Lund.
This was a fun and enjoyable game! It was kinda easy but it was fine, the higher levels actually made me lose my weapons a bit. I don't know if the last guy who reviewed was doing an older version, but you can't beat all the levels in 3 min tops, just n
Game crashes every time I try to open it in BlueStacks. Not sure if this problem persists on tablets/smartphones.
Nice overall. Its only a trial so the levle of challenge and variety isn't full known. But its visually pleasing and the weapon upgrade system words in its progression. Again nice and controls work for the most part.
Yea avg freaked about it and being avg has never steered me wrong...