AO-2601

Fight for the Soul of the Beast °

Award winning — Brutal side-scrolling action adventure game program inspired by an Amiga classic.

Atari 26OO — NTSC

4 massive areas. 14 unique enemy types and variants. Non-linear exploration. Puzzles & secrets. 'Parallax' scrolling. Boss encounters.

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Runs on physical Atari 2600 NTSC systems, and Stella, Gopher2600, OpenEMU or other Atari 2600/VCS compatible emulators.

Physical release available from AtariAge.

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Once a normal infant chıld, you were snatched away from your home of simple town folk and twisted into a powerful demon.

For countless moons, you were ın servitude to the dark lords that rule these lands, doing theır cruel work.

Now you will awaken—battle the vile horde that stands in your path, and face off against the evil High Sorcerer Rynkar.

Fast and brutal side-scrolling actıon adventure desıgned for your ATARI 26OO Video Computer System.

With more than 14 unique enemy types and variants across 4 massive non-linear areas, puzzles, secrets, and boss encounters—your journey will not be easy!

Welcome

In the Dry Well

Underground Caverns

Gloomy Fortress

Forbidden Cemetery

Reviews

This is objectively the coolest thing ever!

— Gustavo Pezzi - Pikuma

Can you believe this is a 4K game? Graphics are amazing. The enemies, the variety and look of everything is astounding.

— James O'Brian - ZeroPage Homebrew

Awesome game, it really does have the Soul of the Beast. Thank you!

— Alpharoid

This is absolutely stunning for a 4K game. Would totally put it up there with my fave Atari 2600 games.

— breadbunbun

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Developed by Michael Christophersson

Cover art by Helvetica Blanc & Rutherford Craze
Published by AtariAge