Dreamscaper
Dreamscaper

By night, delve deep into your subconscious and discover powerful artifacts to conquer your nightmares. By day, explore the city of Red Haven and build relationships to unlock the power of your dreams. DREAM. DIE. WAKE. REPEAT.

Dreamscaper

About the Game

Dreamscaper is an endlessly replayable Action Roguelike with a waking/dreaming gameplay cycle. By night, delve deep into your subconscious, facing nightmares in an ever-changing world filled with unique items, abilities, and challenges. By day, explore the city of Redhaven, build relationships and unlock permanent upgrades in order to take on the next dream stronger than ever.

Features

  • Lean into the nightmares and make the rush of permadeath your ally.
  • Use lucid powers to manipulate the elements, warp space, and even control time itself.
  • Battle bosses that embody Isolation, Fear, Negativity, Loss and more.
  • Upgrade a multitude of surreal items and discover powerful artifacts.
  • Live Cassidy's waking life and uncover the mystery of her story.

Master Deep Combat Systems

A rich, expansive combat system that rewards skilled play. Use careful positioning, exact timing and quick reflexes to defeat foes with an abundance of combat options.
Each weapon class in Dreamscaper is unique, from rending the earth below your nightmares to whipping a yo-yo into their faces. You’ll have a myriad of ways to approach combat.
Enemies and bosses in Dreamscaper are representations of Cassidy's most negative emotions. Vanquish those deadly foes to clear the dark miasma surrounding her.

Overcome the Nightmare

Adventure through beautiful, haunting dreams to discover untold secrets, vanquish nightmares, and upgrade your gear all while uncovering Cassidy’s story as you plunge through her subconscious. Each dream is another peek into Cassidy’s memories and experiences.
Live Cassidy's waking life and forge friendships with the people around her. Empower Cassidy with their hopes and memories to dispel the darkness of her nightmares.

Ratings

  • 91%
    Critics Recommend
  • 85
    Top Critic Average
  • Mighty
    OpenCritic Rating
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God is a Geek
by Mick Fraser
8.5 / 10
“Dreamscaper is beautiful, deep and haunting, deftly combining elements of real-life pain and poignant character development with fast-paced combat in a surreal alternate world”
Digital Chumps
by Benjamine Branscum
10 / 10
“It's a moving and relatable narrative that allows you inside our protagonist's life and personal experiences of her subconscious. It's a damn good game.”
God is a Geek
by Mick Fraser
9 / 10
“Dreamscaper is a stiff challenge, for sure, but it's also a beautiful, moving adventure that takes a very familiar genre and does something very different with it.”
Reviews provided by OpenCritic

Specifications

Windows
Minimum
Recommended
OSWindows 7 64-bit
OSWindows 10 64-bit
ProcessorIntel Core i3
ProcessorIntel Core i5
Memory3GB
Memory4GB
Storage6GB
Storage6GB
Direct XVersion 10
Direct XVersion 10
GraphicsGeForce GT 640
GraphicsGeForce GTX 970
OtherRequires 64-bit processor and operating system
Languages Supported
  • Audio: French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish - Spain, Spanish - Latin America
  • Text: English, Chinese - Simplified, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish - Spain, Spanish - Latin America
©Afterburner Studios, Published by Freedom! Games 2021