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App description: Dig Dog is an action roguelike platformer. Dig to discover treasure, adventure and bones! Jump, dash, stomp and dig your way through a strange world inhabited by stranger creatures.

Simple, expressive control scheme Run, dig, drop, jump or dash using only three buttons! Also supports game controllers.

Play both Game Modes:

Bone Hunt The roguelike treasure hunt. Dig for bones across four worlds of increasing difficulty. Battles enemies above perilous cliffs. Die a lot.

Free Dig An endless digging experience. Dig through an infinite set of levels with minor challenge and no game overs. Progress is saved.

Includes an original retro soundtrack from 8bitmatt!
02-06-2018, 10:05 AM
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,292
If you are curious about this game, check out the video below.


Last edited by nyanpass; 02-06-2018 at 10:41 AM.

02-07-2018, 11:29 PM
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,292
It's out there. It is a cute and relaxing action roguelike game.
02-08-2018, 08:08 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Location: Lowell, MA, and sometimes Asia
Posts: 577
Reminds me of my NES and SNES days. I want to go back in time and relive it. Is it possible? Please make it possible
Anyone invented a time machine yet?
02-08-2018, 08:56 AM
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: New York, NY
Posts: 1,574
Any impressions? Are there levels within the worlds or just four worlds?
02-08-2018, 09:10 AM
Joined: Jun 2011
Posts: 4,100
I’m waiting to hear some impressions as well looks interesting

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02-08-2018, 09:43 AM
Joined: Dec 2017
Posts: 1,292
It is as described in the App Store.

There are two modes. Bone Hunt and Free dig.

-Bone Hunt is Hard mode.

Once the puppy finds a bone, it moves on to the next stage.

After 4 phases, the phase advances to the next level.

It gets harder. Monsters and traps will be added.

In the middle, you can get coins and recovery items by getting rid of monsters.

If there is a store, exchange the upgrade with the collected coins.

If the mission fails, the previous record is shown and dog returns to the beginning!

The levels seem to be designed almost randomly.

-Free dig is Easy mode.

Your process is saved and can continue. Your dog can dig through without thinking.

Personally, I like this mode.
02-08-2018, 09:52 AM
I'm absolutely thrilled to finally share Dig Dog with you! It's been a long time coming for me.

Dig Dog is a platformer that intermixes digging with roguelike gameplay. This launch trailer shows off the game pretty well. Although the game supports MFi game controllers, the touch controls have been built from the ground up to sing on iOS. Im really happy with the final result.

Included in the typical score leaderboards and achievements, there is a time-based leaderboard that I think the speed running community in particular will enjoy.

Very looking forward to your impressions! Enjoy!

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02-08-2018, 02:05 PM
Joined: Mar 2017
Posts: 304
Instant buy for me. Brillant game! The game mechanic seems inspired from Downwell.
And also a premium game !!!
02-08-2018, 02:36 PM
WOO!! TouchArcade posted a review! Check out Carter's review!

148Apps posted a review and also a Dig Dog Guide. Very cool!

@Jean Thank you! Yea, Downwell was totally an inspiration. Some of classic iOS platformers were too: Mike Hooks and Kiro Blaster!