REKNUM

RELEASE DATE
31/01/2020

GENRE
Action/Adventure Platformer

PLATFORMS
Nintendo Switch, PS4

LANGUAGES
English

GAME SIZE
128 mb

KEY FEATURES

  • 2 Different weapons
  • New auto upgrade passive skill system
  • 6 different exploration zones with lot of looting
  • Hardcore platform based levels
  • Autosave feature
  • Hardcore fastfight bosses
  • 8 to 16bit graphics
  • 8bit to modern soundtrack

An old school NEW RETRO ADVENTURE

In Reknum you play the rol of the princess Cheri, who must advance through 6 different completely explorable zones, loot chests with crystals that will increase her passive skills in order to advance.

The game has the autosave feature, so you can move at your own pace and devote to explore each area thoroughly.

Each zone introduces different elements which must be evaluated in order to be able to advance, to examine how to advance, to examine the behavior of the enemies and to fight bosses in the pure style of the NES will be your day to day in the game.

The game has elements that make it very characteristic. 8bit characters, 16bit backgrounds and bosses, all with modern effects to give life.

The music section is also special, composed by Ines Mir√°s, she gives a twist to the gameplay since it has a base structure in 8bit with modern music and instrumental arrangements.

The conceptual art is elaborated by Anthony di Masi, and he replicated the artistic style of the manga and anime of the late 80’s, all to give a more retro style to the game.

AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS 

GAME REVIEWS

Universo Zelda ¨Reknum, juego indie con toques de Zelda¨
8/10
SmashPad ¨Straightforward, hard as nails platformer¨
3/5
Daily Nintendo "Kruip in de huid van een prinses in dit mengsel van een 8- en 16-bit avontuur."
7/10
Nintendo Pe ¬®Reknum ser√≠a bueno para aquellas personas que deseasen probar alg√ļn juego con tem√°tica pasada¬®
7/10
Orgullo Gamer ¨Reknum. Un paseo por un mundo ancestral no apto para débiles¨
Retro-O-Rama ¨Es un reto que podría satisfacer hasta al más exigente¨
Cornshaq
6/10
Microreviews
7/10
Retrolocatis ¨Un juego que odiaras y te encantará!¨
Games x Party
Ready and Play "A√ļna la jugabilidad y mec√°nicas de los plataformas cl√°sicos de 8 y 16bits para conformar un juego con est√©tica moderna sin renunciar a sus raices"
Retro-O-Rama
9/10

REKNUM “The awakening” NES precuel BONUS

Reknum the awakening is a video game developed for the NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) with NESMAKER engine from “The new 8bit heroes”, the game was developed in¬† MAPPER30¬† with the option of being able to download the ROM in digital format, in order to emulate it from any PC.

The story introduces us to the princess Cheri, who will have to return the memory of all the habitants of the Reknum kingdom and defeat the evil sorceress wich caused the amnesia of the peaceful habitants of Reknum (Or that is what we think the sorceress did). In order to achieve that she must travel to the sacred temple of the ‚ÄúMagical Claymore‚ÄĚ the only one capable of destroying the power of the sorceress. What Cheri don‚Äôt know is‚Ķ The sorceress has locked the entire kingdom within 5 crystals to absorb their vital energy and become immortal, but that is REKNUM main plot.

The New 8bit Heroes

NESMAKER Hardware & Software tools website

NESmaker is a software for PC that allows users to create brand new, hardware playable, cartridge based games for the Nintendo Entertainment System in a modern development environment. These games will play on any hardware based system that can play NES games, and on any NES emulator that supports mapper 30.

If you want to play REKNUM “The Awakening” or any other NES videogamegame made by NAPE GAMES in physical format, we recomen you to visit The new 8bit heroes website by clicking the NES MAKER image.

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