A Fistful of Gun (2016)

by Christopher
4 minutes read


A Fistful of Gun: A Rootin’ Tootin’ Roguelike Extravaganza


In the untamed wilderness of the Wild West, where lawlessness reigns supreme, there’s a tale of vengeance, redemption, and a whole lot of gunplay. Enter “A Fistful of Gun,” a pixel-art roguelike that combines the classic western genre with modern roguelike elements to create a thrilling and addictive experience.

A Sinister Plot and a Posse of the Undead

The story of “A Fistful of Gun” unfolds in a world where the evil railroad baron, Clayton Boon, has embarked on a nefarious scheme to build a track to Hell itself. But standing in his way is a posse of undead gunslingers, raised from the grave by a vengeful shaman to stop Boon’s wicked plans.

An Unforgettable Cast of Gunslingers

Embark on your quest for revenge as one of eleven unique and個性的な gunslingers, each with their own specialized abilities and playstyles. From the lightning-fast Kid to the sharpshooting Sheriff, there’s a character to suit every playstyle.

Co-Op Shenanigans

“A Fistful of Gun” truly shines in its co-op mode, where up to eight players can team up to wreak havoc across the Wild West. Coordinate your attacks, revive fallen comrades, and unleash a storm of bullets upon your enemies.

Mastering the Gunslinger’s Art

Each gunslinger in “A Fistful of Gun” handles differently, requiring players to master their unique controls and abilities. Time your shots, dodge enemy attacks, and unleash devastating special moves to overcome the hordes of outlaws, monsters, and otherworldly beings that stand in your path.

Loot, Upgrades, and a Touch of Liquid Courage

As you progress through the procedurally generated levels of “A Fistful of Gun,” you’ll collect gold from fallen foes. Use this hard-earned currency to purchase upgrades for your gunslingers, enhancing their stats and abilities. And when the going gets tough, don’t forget to imbibe a bit of liquid courage at the local saloon, granting you temporary power-ups to turn the tide of battle.

A Pixelated Western Masterpiece

The world of “A Fistful of Gun” is a visual delight, rendered in a charming pixel-art style that evokes the classic spaghetti westerns of yesteryear. From the dusty plains to the bustling towns, every environment is meticulously crafted to immerse players in the Wild West setting.


“A Fistful of Gun” is a rootin’ tootin’ roguelike extravaganza that combines the excitement of the Wild West with the addictive gameplay of a modern roguelike. With its diverse cast of gunslingers, engaging co-op mode, and pixel-art aesthetic, “A Fistful of Gun” is a must-play for fans of both genres. So saddle up, partner, and embark on an unforgettable adventure filled with vengeance, redemption, and a whole lot of gunplay.

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