Clunky Hero

Minimum requirements

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Win 7
  • Processor: i5-8250U @ 1.60GHz (or equivalent)
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 620 (or equivalent)
  • Storage: 1 GB available space
windows, mac, linux
Single-player, Steam Achievements, Full controller support, Steam Cloud
Action, Adventure, Casual, Indie, RPG

25 Jan, 2023

Curator review

Run, jump & clunk your bucket headed hero through creatively designed levels, fighting against challenging enemies & collecting coins in your quest to save your wife. Great humor and gameplay.

Full review

Clunky Hero is a platformer game that brings together elements of RPG, Hack'n'Slash, and metroidvania genres to deliver a fun and humorous gaming experience. In this game, you take on the role of Rufus, a dull peasant whose life takes an unexpected turn when his wife Brunilde is kidnapped by the Evil One.

The gameplay revolves around navigating through nearly 50 levels spread across 9 different areas. As the Clunky Hero, you'll need to run, jump, and clunk your way through creatively designed levels while facing challenging enemies and collecting coins along the way. The platforming mechanics are solid with responsive controls that make movement feel smooth and precise.

One of the standout features of Clunky Hero is its funny storyline. The game doesn't take itself too seriously and presents its narrative in a light-hearted manner filled with humor. You'll encounter humorous dialogues and funny items/weapons throughout your adventure.

Additionally, Clunky Hero offers various RPG elements to enhance your character's abilities. You can unlock 8 unique skills such as double jump, dash, mighty burp (yes!), among others. There are also 9 different enhancement items that can be combined on bonus slots to further boost your character's skills.

Aside from the main questline to save Brunilde from her captor's evil clutches, there are also side quests available for those looking for additional challenges or ways to level up their character.

The visuals in Clunky Hero have a charming hand-drawn aesthetic that enhances its comical atmosphere even further. From quirky characters to vibrant backgrounds reminiscent of classic platformers from yesteryears but presented with modern finesse - every visual element adds depth and personality to this delightful gaming world.

In terms of audio design,, Clunky hero features original music that complements the gameplay and adds to the overall enjoyment of your adventure.

Lastly, it's worth mentioning that Clunky Hero performs exceptionally well on Steam Deck. So if you're lucky enough to own one, this game will provide an optimal gaming experience.

Overall, Clunky Hero provides a refreshing take on platformer games with its unique blend of genres, entertaining storyline, humorous elements,

and solid gameplay mechanics. Whether you're a fan of metroidvanias or simply looking for a fun and light-hearted gaming experience,Clunky Hero is definitely worth adding to your library.