A downloadable game for Windows


"Robotics pets? Craft beer? Ownership of outlets capable of legally selling such alcoholic beverages? ASCII graphics strange from our childhood? Well, sure. I can't say no to that."

-Rock, Paper, Shotgun


SanctuaryRPG Classic is a critically acclaimed strategic turn-based monster slaying and dungeon crawling adventure set entirely in the retro ASCII-art world of Sanctuary.

Drawing inspiration from both modern roguelikes and traditional Japanese RPGs, we have poured over 10,000 hours of meticulous work into this game. Every aspect is designed to offer a compelling and replayable gameplay experience.

Black Edition builds upon the classic roguelite formula with all new procedurally generated artwork, as well as a plethora of areas to explore, races to experiment with, skills to master, and loot to collect! Whether you're a valiant hero or a dastardly villain, the fate of Sanctuary is in your hands.

============= Features ===========================

  • Enjoy a blast from the past with retro ASCII graphics
  • Travel through vast dungeons with classic roguelike action
  • Experience hundreds of hours of immersive gameplay
  • Put your strategies to work with a sleek combat system
  • Over 160 class and race combinations to experiment with
  • Wreck your enemies with over 1400 weapons and armors
  • Rock out to an original 8-bit chiptune soundtrack



Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars
(26 total ratings)
AuthorBlack Shell Games
GenreRole Playing
Tagsascii, boss, dungeon, free, Funny, Indie, nethack, Retro, Roguelike


SanctuaryRPG Classic (Demo) 92 MB