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Oniken is coming to Steam with a few updates


12:00 PM on 02.03.2014



The Contra/Ninja Gaiden inspired Oniken is coming to Steam this Wednesday, developer JoyMasher has informed Destructoid. The Steam release will come with a few updates in tow, including updated visuals, new and rearranged soundtracks, and level balancing.

You'll also get leaderboards and achievements, as well as the new Hardcore mode, which forces you to beat the game without continues, and rewards you with a new ending. If you love old school platformers I'd highly recommend Oniken, as it's a blast to play.








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9:00 PM on 12.11.2012
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2:00 PM on 07.06.2012
Review: Oniken

Sometimes you just want to slash people in half and use no more than a couple buttons to do it. Reminiscent of games like Strider, Ninja Gaiden, and Shatterhand, Oniken is a brutal and brutally difficult 8-bit platformer t...more



10:00 PM on 06.15.2012
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