Future Knight DX

This is a fan remake of the 1986 game "Future Knight" by Gremlin Graphics Software. It is based on the Amstrad CPC version, it tries to stay faithful to the original, keeping the same level design, enemies and gameplay beats; while only updating things that make sense and that enhance the experience.

UPDATE 2024-01

  • 60FPS (previous was 40fps)
  • You can continue after a GameOver now.

Controls

  • WASD - move
  • K - Jump / Select
  • J - Shoot / Cancel
  • I - Use Item
  • ENTER - Pause Menu / Inventory
  • You can redefine in options
  • Supports Xbox Controllers

Notes

  • Recommended to play the Desktop Version (available for Windows and Linux) as the HTML5 can suffer from scaling artifacts in some browsers/resolutions
  • Game saves progress automatically whenever you go through an exit
  • Items you pick up will go to your inventory. Press [ENTER] to open the inventory and [I] to use the equipped item

Source Code

This game was made with HaxeFlixel and the source code is available on github here : https://github.com/john32b/futureknightdx
StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows, Linux, HTML5
Rating
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(4 total ratings)
AuthorJohn32B
GenrePlatformer
Made withHaxe, OpenFL
Tags8-Bit, Remake, Retro
Average sessionAbout a half-hour
LanguagesEnglish
InputsKeyboard, Xbox controller
LinksSource Code

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Future Knight DX (linux-v1.5.1).7z 8.4 MB
Future Knight DX (win-v1.5.1).7z 8.7 MB

Development log

Comments

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Very nice conversion. Our German-language review can be found in our recorded livestream starting at 05:12:18. Subscription to our YouTube or Twitch channel is welcome. 🙂

Hi, didn't know the original Amstrad CPC game and have to say you've made an excellent work by updating the game on PC. Thanks for sharing it!

Thanks for playing it😋