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Sep 29, 2012 | 3:40 PM EDT
  • Daily 4th Place September 30, 2012

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Easy Peasy 5 Points The only easy medal you're gonna get.
Snowy Death 50 Points Survived Level 2-1
The dj-takozx Award 100 Points Die 2000 times and break the death counter.
The Shards Are Never Wrong Secret Medal: Unlock this medal to view its details!

Author Comments

UPDATE JANUARY 2013:

DESUTORI IS NOW AVAILABLE FREE FOR EVERYONE TO ENJOY, thank you for the unprecedented support, I appreciate it, and from the team to you, I thank you. See you next game!

http://indievania.com/gam es/desutori

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~READ THIS BEFORE YOU BREAK YOUR COMPUTER~
Game too hard you wanna rip your hairs out? Skip levels by pressing B at the title screen!

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INSTRUCTIONS:

# PRESS

TO PAUSE THE GAME, PRESS TO QUIT WHILE PAUSED TO GO BACK.

# Use the Left and Right Arrow keys to move.

# Use the Space bar for various in-game options.

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The game that made Tom nervous is finally on Newgrounds!

The 8-Bit Hardcore Retro Side-Scroller is here!

Will you manage to collect ALL 12 CRYSTAL SHARDS OR DIE AN AWFUL DEATH?

Enter Desutori, a side-scrolling game about a unlikely Hero and the Goddess who travel far and wide in search of the ultimate power. The Cosmic Shards.

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Special thanks to
TheBackAlleys Forums for the support,
Dilly, Fefe and GhostingFish for the help.

Reviews


DarkMario64DarkMario64

Rated 4.5 / 5 stars

I have to say, this was really challenging -- a bit too challenging. Everything else was pretty fine. I was lucky enough to beat the game with about 200 lives lost, but the difficulty level needs some toning down a bit. Majority of the extra lives I lost were from Level 2-1, lol.


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Kooh responds:

That's why there's a Medal for it. Glad you liked it.


DonnyiscoolDonnyiscool

Rated 2 / 5 stars

Has the same problem too many "hardcore" games have: mistakes the need for pixel perfect movement and brutal memorization for skilled play. I gave up after the third level because I just could not puzzle out the proper timing to proceed.


Kooh responds:

But I did focus on Pixel Perfect Movement and Brutal Memorization. It's all patterns.


fartennockerfartennocker

Rated 5 / 5 stars

For ear rape put on headphones and turn volume up to max when you reach the boss. EPICCCCC GAMEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Kooh responds:

YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHH


Jdietz43Jdietz43

Rated 3.5 / 5 stars

In my opinion the last level was easier than the first two, it probably should have been in the order: Third, First, Second instead.

The voice work was very screechy and unpleasant though, it kind of hurt my ears. Especially during the death scene :<


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xAyjAyxAyjAy

Rated 2 / 5 stars

i can not beat the first level...either the orb kills me or the hammer...the character moves too slow and everything else moves too fast...