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Striving for Light is a rogue-lite ARPG where you utilise a unique infinite expanding skilltree to fight your way through the darkness, striving for light.

Key Features

  • Dive into a dark, mysterious world full of dangers
  • Everything is hand drawn
  • Explore a big variety of random generated maps with a unique soundtrack for each environment
  • Level up and utilise a unique random generated and infinite expanding skill tree
  • Challenging enemies and boss encounters
  • Vibrant combat system
  • Hunt for your perfect weapon and skill combination
  • Unlock new environments, skills and weapons which steadily increase variability and provide endless replayability
  • Endless progression system

Skill System

  • Each run gives you a new unique skill tree to explore
  • Dynamic expanding skilltree depending on your skill pathway
  • Infinite skilltree for infinite progression
  • Collect skillgems and shape your skill tree

Combat System

  • Dynamically switch between melee and ranged weapons during fights
  • Dual resource system to manage melee and ranged attacks
  • Challenging enemies and boss encounters
  • Dodge enemy attacks

Weapons & Loot

  • Collect light shards to unlock weaons and skills
  • Hunt for your perfect weapon and skill combination
  • Weapons with unique mechanics for various different playstyles
  • Loot is hiding in every corner waiting to be uncovered
  • Find shards which grant additional skill points

Story & NPCs

  • Uncover a dark and mysterious story
  • Town hub as a place to return and prepare for the next journey
  • NPCs for unlocking new skills and weapons


Dive into the darkness now!

Play the free Demo now on Steam or Itch.io:

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