Ring Runner: Flight of the Sages
Third party DRM: SteamThis game requires a free Steam account to play.
The most ambitious space shooter RPG of the early 21st century, Ring Runner blends the palm-perspiring action of space combat with the narrative passion of a role-playing game.
Pack a towel and embark on an epic journey across the universal super highways known as the Rings; someone out there must know who or what you are. The voice of Nero, your snarky neuro-HUD, provides guidance and compulsory companionship, but no answers. Dive into The Subrostrum, a world smaller than atoms where Will overpowers the natural forces, and resurface as a Sage capable of rewriting physical laws.
Space is about freedom, and so is Ring Runner. There are 60 customizable hulls that act as unique templates for the over 400 wildly-varied, never-obsolete skills. Level layouts, backgrounds, and AI enemies are all procedurally generated, yielding billions of challenges. Try our various scenarios alone, cooperatively, or competitively through local or online multiplayer.
Over 300 Unique Abilities - no abilities are redundant or made obsolete by better versions; many inspired by fantasy games
50+ Fully Customizable Ships - five archetypes, with many hybrids to choose from
20+ Hour Story-Driven Campaign - universe based on a full-length Sci Fi novel
Roguelike - with procedural level layouts, backgrounds, and AI the challenges are unlimited!
Challenge these Scenarios through single or Online Multiplayer-
Wave Survival - Survive a waves of procedurally generated bosses, swarmers, and standard enemies
Gladiator Mode - Overcome a gauntlet of procedurally generated bosses
Spire Battle - Epic base vs base battles
Zombie Survival - Rack up as many kills as you can before the hordes of space zombies feast on the atoms of your brains!
Deathmatch - Classic free-for-all combat
MOBA-Like Mode - Coming soon!
Reliable Multiplayer - drop-in and drop-out of games with seamless host migration; no waiting in lobbies - ever!
Classic Arcade Inspired Mini-games - earn Sage abilities by conquering challenges in The Subrostrum
Local Coop - "Duo" ships allow a friend to act as a copilot, usable in multiplayer modes, second half of campaign, and some challenges
Original Soundtrack - over 14 tracks of music and hundreds of sound effects
Hundreds of Hours of Game Play - with 300+ abilities and 65 customizable hulls, the options are endless; use them in PVE or PVP