Pathos:Nethack Codex Alternatives

    Pathos:Nethack Codex is described as 'Pathos is a roguelike adventure game based on the rule set from Nethack. Choose from 13 classes and journey deep into the dungeon. Descend to hell to defeat your nemesis before escaping the dungeon with all the loot you can carry!'. There are more than 10 games similar to Pathos:Nethack Codex for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Shattered Pixel Dungeon, which is both free and Open Source. Other Pathos:Nethack Codex like games are Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead (Free, Open Source), Pixel Dungeon (Freemium, Open Source), Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup (Free, Open Source) and NetHack (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 11, 2020

    1. Shattered Pixel Dungeon is a Roguelike RPG, with pixel art graphics and lots of variety and replayability. Every game is unique, with four different playable characters, randomized levels and enemies, and over 150 items to collect and use.
    2. Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world. Surviving is difficult: you have been thrown, ill-equipped, into a landscape now riddled with monstrosities of which flesh eating zombies are neither the strangest nor the deadliest.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Pixel Dungeon is a traditional roguelike game with pixel-art graphics and simple interface. Explore the depths of Pixel Dungeon, collect useful items, fight fierce monsters to find Amulet of Yendor (surprise!) - the ultimate artifact of this game world.
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    3. Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup is an open-source, single-player, role-playing roguelike game of exploration and treasure-hunting in dungeons filled with dangerous and unfriendly monsters in a quest to rescue the mystifyingly fabulous Orb of Zot.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
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      NetHack is a single player dungeon exploration game that runs on a wide variety of computer systems, with a variety of graphical and text interfaces all using the same game engine.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Brogue is a Roguelike game for Mac OS X, Windows and Linux by Brian Walker.
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    4. Ancient Domains of Mystery (ADOM for short) is a roguelike game which means that it is a single-user game featuring the exploration of a dungeon complex (and in the case of ADOM a few other games of this genre: the exploration of a large wilderness area with villages and many...
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      Desktop Dungeons is a quick-play roguelike puzzle game that gives you roughly 10 minutes of dungeon-crawling action per serving.
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    5. The Dungeons of Dredmor await. Are you ready for them? Key features: - Classic Roguelike gameplay with the sweet, refreshing taste of point-and-click interfaces. No longer must you press CTRL-ALT-SHIFT-x to drink a potion.
    6. Tales of Maj'Eyal (ToME) is an open-source, single-player, tactical role-playing roguelike and action game set in the world of Eyal.
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