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Explore 7 5 Points

Explore 7 floors

Om Nom 5 Points

Feed your pet 5 food items

The King of Slime 5 Points

Defeat King Slime

Warp 7 5 Points

Discover 7 warps

Agent Defender 10 Points

Beat Zombie Defense on Hard

Armory Master 10 Points

Upgrade equipment 20 times

Be Like Paper 10 Points

Defeat Rock

Bop on the Head 10 Points

Defeat Bop

Explore 15 10 Points

Explore 15 floors

Fighting Love 10 Points

Spend 30 points on the Fighter Tech Tree

Heal Please 10 Points

Spend 30 points on the Healer Tech Tree

Hunter 10 Points

Collect 20 types of monsters in the Bestiary

Level 10 10 Points

Have one character reach level 10

Level 25 10 Points

Have one character reach level 25

Level 5 10 Points

Have one character reach level 5

Mage Mastery 10 Points

Spend 30 points on the Mage Tech Tree

Rare 10 Points

Defeat one of the three rare monsters in the game

Rich Person 10 Points

Acquire a total of 50,000 Gold

Rock and Rawr 10 Points

Defeat Rock Twice

Rogue Squadron 10 Points

Spend 30 points on the Rogue Tech Tree

Stuffed! 10 Points

Feed your pet 30 food items

Warp 15 10 Points

Discover 15 warps

Well I Didn't Vote For You 10 Points

Defeat 5 Kings in the Wanted List

What, No Gravy? 10 Points

Defeat Bop Twice

Beastmaster 25 Points

Complete the Bestiary

Expert Defense 25 Points

Beat Zombie Defense on Expert

Explore 30 25 Points

Explore 30 floors

Kingslayer 25 Points

Defeat all the Kings in the Wanted List

Level 50 25 Points

Have one character reach level 50

Missing Cat 25 Points

Complete the MISSING quest line

Slayers Dargon 25 Points

Defeat Dargon

Stolen Hearts 25 Points

Complete the STOLEN quest line

Warp 30 25 Points

Discover all warps

Ultimate Slayers Dargon 50 Points

Defeat Ultimate Dargon

Secret Medal ????? Points

Unlock this medal to learn its secrets!

Author Comments

<-- Check out development news for Crystal Story II (Click my profile)

Also check out our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/CrystalStoryGame

Edit: Mobile version can be found here:
http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/581294

Crystal Story is a turn based rpg that uses a random dungeon generator. You control four characters and configure what skill sets they learn along the way. You can earn equipment upgrades that will help you traverse through Evil Cave by destroying monsters or playing minigames.

Whoa thanks for the reviews! I love you guys! :D

Edit: I have been hearing a lot about save files recently. You can backup your save files here:
C:\Users(username)\AppData\Roaming\Macromedia\FlashPlayer\#SharedObjects\(so me number)\uploads.ungrounded.net\579000\579445_rpg.swf
The file names should be rdgDataSlot(number)

Clearing cookies and/or cache will delete saves.

Also check out: (Awesome Art!)
http://kevinxnelms.deviantart.com/#/d49z6qp

Expert Defense :P
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S5hwSQ58LUc

Game has been updated:
v1.1.1 (9-30-11)
Features added:
- added a mute button on the title screen

v1.1.0 (9-28-11)
Features added:
- Gamble shop (Players can now buy random equipment using gold)

Bugs Fixed:
- Fixed a crash when opening the menu while engaging a monster
- Fixed characters being able to cast skills while silenced
- Gold recieved from wanted monsters should now be rewarded properly
- Fixed a bug where mp can be greater than max mp
- Character stats should now update when changing equipment

Balance Changes:
- Slightly increased the price of armor upgrades

Reviews


Pretty nice!

I adore myself some RPGs, and indeed this is one of the best RPGs on Newgrounds to date me thinks

Also a very nice touch naming the characters after the party members in Mystic Quest, really love that game.



A great take on RPG.

In a site like Newgrounds, there are many great games, yet only a handful of RPG can be labeled as such. And this is one among of them.

I can say that the gameplay is pretty comparable to games such as the retro FF games or BOF games. A very good comparison if you ask me. The system and battle is simplistic while at the same time is fun. The enemies are well leveled with the characters. Even, the weapons are quite varied. Many thoughts in this game is shown within the outcome of the game. In simple words, the Crystal Story is great.

My cons for the game besides the bugs since most games have the same problem, are:
*The weapons aren't as detailed on how does it affects the characters skills. Such as element specific weapons.
*The story is a bit unpolished which is a letdown for a kind of game that is about story and character progresses. Although, the gameplay makes up for it.
*The inventory is still messy looking even with the categorical section.

Overall, I picked this as one of my favorite RPG game in Newgrounds.


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Awesome

You copied the slime from epic battle fantasy, but still a great game.



GREAT GAME

awesome game. great combat system aswell as a great ability line system.

but it needs to have better weapons in the shop and the monsters can get a bit cycled
but GREAT GAME OVER ALL



I enjoyed playing this

This is a good old-style rpg. I, however found some of the dialogue to be choppy. Without real closure or introductions. That's only a minor thing though. The major part of this is the gameplay. While repetetive, it was tedious, which I like in rpgs.

1 thing that I would constitute as a "bug" I suppose you could call it. Attacks that deal damage AND have a status effect (I.E. Tranq. Shot) will still do their status effect EVEN if they "miss".

Also, I can't really tell if you meant to do this, but, Moves like Fire Strike seem to depend on magic power rather than your actual attack power? That would be alright if you didn't learn it in the fighter's tree. That also seems redundant, considering that you already can learn a fire move from the mage's tree.

So far, other than smoothing out some edges to the system...I really like this. The battle view reminded me heavily of Breath Of Fire II. I also hope you are inspired for a possible sequel. I don't write reviews often...I felt this deserved it. Thank you for the experience!


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Lan14n responds:

Thanks. I had attack and status effects calculated separately. This is so Accuracy stat won't be overpowered, and you would need resistance if you want to counter it. Warrior first skill (except phoebe i think) deal magic damage. I made it like that so you can hurt monsters with less mdef even without a mage on the party.

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913,356
Votes
23,369
Score
4.28 / 5.00

Uploaded
Sep 14, 2011
5:51 PM EDT
Genre
Adventure - RPG
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