Niche Spotlight – Foregone


Today’s Niche Spotlight is Foregone, a 2D pixel-art action-platformer by Big Blue Bubble.

The city of Calagan is under attack by a malevolent forced called the Harrow. As the city’s strongest soldier, it is your duty to find a way to defeat the Harrow and its reanimated minions for good.

Prepare yourself for your quest by gathering legendary loot, and upgrading yourself with powerful new skills. You can find the release date trailer below.

Foregone is available on Windows PC (via the Epic Games Store, and March 1st, 2021 on Steam), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

You can find the rundown (via the Epic Games Store) below:

Years after a devastating war, the city of Calagan is once again besieged by an all-corrupting force known as the Harrow.

As the city’s strongest super-soldier, it’s up to you to investigate the Harrow’s origins and prevent its reanimated minions from destroying your home. But the Harrow isn’t just reviving the dead – it’s dredging up memories better left forgotten.

Foregone is a fast and fluid 2D action-platformer packed with legendary loot and stunning pixel art.

Collect an arsenal of powerful weapons and upgradeable skills, then use them to shoot and slash your way through hand-crafted pixel environments hiding a treasure trove of secrets.

Unravel a compelling story of regret and conspiracy as you slice your way through hordes of enemies and carry out your mission to save Calagan from total annihilation.

⦁ Hybrid of action-platformer and looter
⦁ Narrative-driven gameplay
⦁ Collect an arsenal of mythic weapons
⦁ Challenging enemies and intense boss fights
⦁ Branching skill tree with customizable abilities
⦁ Fluid 3D-to-2D pixel art & animation

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Frank Streva


Niche Gamer’s resident indie expert. Digs through the Steam new releases so you don’t have to. Massive fan of miniature and board games as well.