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Overview

Enter the Gungeon is a top down shooter developed by Dodge Roll for PC and PlayStation 4.

Gameplay

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Enter the Gungeon is a 2D roguelike shooter that takes inspiration from bullet hell shoot 'em ups such as Ikaruga. Players choose their class from the options of the Marine, the Hunter, the Pilot, and the Convict. Each class begin with a unique set of starting weapons and passive abilities to accommodate for different play styles. After choosing a class the player enters the titular Gungeon to defeat enemies and clear floors. Each floor ends with the player battling a boss character before moving on the next floor.

Characters

Each hero starts with a basic weapon with unlimited ammo and a few selection of items and character traits.

The Cultist is only available in co-op.

Character NameStarting ItemsCharacter Portrait
The Pilot
  • Rouge Special
  • Trusty Lockpicks
  • Disarming Personality
  • Hidden Compartment
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The Marine
  • Marine Sidearm
  • Supply Drop
  • Military Training
  • 1 armor
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The Hunter
  • Rusty sidearm
  • Crossbow
  • Dog
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The Convict
  • Budget Revolver
  • Sawed-Off
  • Molotov
  • Enraging Photo
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The Cultist
  • Dart Gun
  • Friendship Cookie
  • Number 2
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The Gungeon

The Gungeon is the main core of the game, it consists of 5 levels each containing procedural generated rooms followed by a boss fight.

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The five levels of the Gungeon are:

  1. Keep of the Lead Lord
  2. Gungeon Proper
  3. Black Powder Mine
  4. Hollow
  5. Forge

The Gungeon also consists of the Breach which is the main hub where the player can choose what character they want to play as, talk to NPC's, and purchase items from shops.

NPC's

The NPC's can be unlocked by finding them in the Gungeon and rescuing them by finding a golden key to unlock their cage. Once they are unlocked they will appear in the Breach for the player to talk to, or they will randomly appear in levels of the Gungeon with side quests or shops.

NPC NameDescription
Ser ManuelTeach the player basic controls in the tutorial.
BelloHe runs the shop that appears in every level of the Gungeon.
Ox and Cadence

They run the shop in the Breach where players can buy weapons that are permanently added into the Gungeon.

Ox and Cadence have to be rescued from the 2nd level of the Gungeon.

Tailor

Can build shortcuts to each level of the Gungeon for a price, will also give you items once you unlock each shortcut.

Tailor appears on each floor once you beat the boss from the above floor without taking a single hit.

Resourceful Rat

The Rat will steal any items, guns, or ammo that are not picked up by the player.

If the player uses a shortcut to the third level onwards the Rat will offer the player a free gun.

WinchesterHe runs a game in Gungeon where the player has to perform ricocheting trick shots to win prizes.

Trivia

  • One of the purchasable in-game items is a beret titled ''Master of Unlocking'', referencing the same notorious line of dialogue from the original Resident Evil.
  • The Deck4rd gun is a reference to Deckard's gun from Blade Runner.

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