Description

STEREDENN: BINARY STARS is an award-winning mashup of a classic shmup and a rogue-like, carved in big beautiful pixels, with insane boss battles. Fly solo or co-op with a friend, fighting off the worst scourges of space in a never-ending struggle for survival.

History

Binary Stars

STEREDENN: BINARY STARS is the **hugely expanded** version of the acclaimed Steredenn. Enjoy infinite replayability and unforgiving gameplay through intense boss fights, (almost) randomly generated environments, twisted space events and a massive arsenal of weapons. Enhance your ship during your flight with upgrades aplenty, and forge your own path across the universe!

What's new?

A ton! More weapons, more upgrades, more polish, more waves, a new balance, a new scoring. But that's not the end: you can play with 5 different ships, each with its own playstyle and special ability. You can also re-discover the game through the brand new co-op mode and the boss rush. This expansion is the ultimate Steredenn experience.

Features

  • QUICK, INTENSE SESSIONS: with rock-hard boss battles that’ll keep you coming back for “just one more run”.
  • INFINITE REPLAYABILITY: endless arcade action, where levels are (practically) randomly-generated.
  • 5 PLAYABLE SHIPS: each has its own special ability and playstyle.
  • LOCAL COOP MODE: 2 ships, 4 weapons, 1 lifebar - test your friendships!
  • MIGHTY ARSENAL: 42 weapons and 30 upgrades with tons of customisation options. Driller, ultralaser, giant saw, robots, hypergun? We got you covered. Next-gen abilities, mysterious alien powers, improved weapons? Yep, there's an upgrade for that.
  • SCORING: beat your friends and be the best!
  • BOSS RUSH: fight a weekly selection of epic bosses and work your way up the leaderboard.
  • DAILY RUN: try to get to number one in a special daily leaderboard where all players share the same run, guns and bosses. Be ready - you only get one chance per day!
  • ARENA: unlock a boss by defeating it in the main game. Then, train against it in a 1-on-1 duel. Your guns, your laws, your fight.
  • THE ULTIMATE EDITION: loads of new content, reworked balancing, scoring, optimisation and always more polish.
  • LANGUAGES: English, Japanese, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, Korean, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Breton.

Videos

Steredenn: Binary Stars - Trailer YouTube

Steredenn: Binary Stars - Teaser YouTube

Images

Awards & Recognition

  • "Best Shoot'em-up 2015" jeuxvideo.com
  • "Game of the Week" TouchArcade
  • "Gold Award" Pocket Gamer

Selected Articles

  • If you’re looking for a tightly made arcade game that can be played both in short bursts and for hours on end, look no further than this - 9/10
    Mitch Vogel, NintendoLife
  • Devilishly addictive - 10/10
    Alexis Gauthier Tery, Extralife
  • Absolute must-have - Game of the Week - 10/10
    Carter Dotson, TouchArcade
  • Outstanding - 9/10
    Jen Karner, Windows Central
  • A must-play - Gold Award - 9/10
    Christian Valentin, Pocket Gamer
  • Flawless - 9/10
    Tracey, PS4Blog.net
  • A pearl - 9/10
    SnakeX, XboxLive.fr
  • Super challenging - 8/10
    Tommaso Valentini, Spaziogames
Binary Stars FAQ
Read the exhaustive FAQ on steredenn.pixelnest.io.
Binary Stars Changelog
Read the full changelog on steredenn.pixelnest.io.
Steredenn original presskit
View the original press page on pixelnest.io.
Request a press copy
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Soundtrack
Available on zandernoriega.bandcamp.com.

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Steredenn: Binary Stars Credits

Damien Mayance
Developer, Pixelnest Studio
Matthieu Oger
Project lead, Pixelnest Studio
Simon Coroller
Artist, Collaborator
Etienne Marque
Sound designer, Collaborator
Zander Noriega
Musician, Collaborator