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Skul: The Hero Slayer

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Guide 'Skul' on his quest to single-handedly take on the Imperial Army and rescue his King from captivity, in an action-packed rogue-lite 2D platformer for the ages.

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Developer
SouthPAW Games
Publisher
NEOWIZ
Age rating
Not rated
Website
http://skulthegame.com/

System requirements for Nintendo Switch

System requirements for PC

Minimum:
  • OS: Windows 7+
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750 or better
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: DirectX 9.1+ or OpenGL 3.2+
Recommended:
  • OS: Windows 7+
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 460 / Radeon HD 7800 or better
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: DirectX 9.1+ or OpenGL 3.2+

System requirements for macOS

Minimum:
  • OS: Mavericks 10.9 or later
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: OpenGL 3.2+
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012 or later
Recommended:
  • OS: Mavericks 10.9 or later
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: OpenGL 3.2+
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: MacBook, MacBook Pro or iMac 2012 or later

System requirements for Linux

Minimum:
  • OS: Ubuntu
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia 450 GTS / Radeon HD 5750 or better
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: OpenGL 3.2+
Recommended:
  • OS: Ubuntu
  • Processor: Intel i5+
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 460 / Radeon HD 7800 or better
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
  • Additional Notes: OpenGL 3.2+

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Skul: The Hero Slayer reviews and comments

Pretty fun start. It’s challenging but at least to start I’m liking playing around with new skulls and items. It hasn’t been frustrating yet… although I’ve been stuck in the second boss for like 10 tries. The gameplay feels good. Not as good hades or dead cells but still solid. Better than a lot of the other roguelites I’ve played. I also like the story change up where the humans are bad and the skeletons and witches and demons are just living in the forest minding their own business.

Nice I beat those sister knights that were giving me trouble. And weirdly enough I beat them without the unique skulls that o thought were the best. I keep having these “really strong” builds with the predator who I think is the best skull but then I get to the fight and I lose. This time it was a basic shield skull and I think it’s called the warrior.

Ooh best run yet. I got the grim reaper early on and went heavy on magic attacks and it worked very well. I beat the sisters, advanced fully to the next boss and beat that boss first try. I unlocked a huge amount of dark crystals. I’m really liking Skul. Very happy I played before it left gamepass. 

Loving this game. It’s a lot of fun.

Current Score: B+
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