The Messenger (2018)

The Messenger (2018)

About This Game

As a demon army besieges his village, a young ninja ventures through a cursed world, to deliver a scroll paramount to his clan’s survival. What begins as a classic action platformer soon unravels into an expansive time-traveling adventure full of thrills, surprises, and humor.


  • Dynamic, acrobatic gameplay and ultra tight controls worthy of an epic ninja adventure.
  • Character upgrades, new abilities, hidden levels, and branching paths to discover.
  • Meticulously designed 8-bit and 16-bit sprites, animations, and backgrounds in the spirit of the classics.
  • A memorable cast of offbeat villains, bosses, and associates.
  • Original soundtrack by renowned chiptune composer Rainbowdragoneyes, handmade using Famitracker.


Genre Action – Combat – Platformer
Works on Windows (7, 8, 10)
Languages Audio and text: 中文. Text only: Deutsch, English, español, français, italiano
Released August 30, 2018
Size 268 MB
Company Sabotage / Devolver Digital


Minimum system requirements – Windows:

7 SP1 / 8 / 10
Processor: Intel core i5-4210 1.7ghz
Memory: 1 GB RAM
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4400
Storage: 650 MB available space
Sound Card: Onboard soundcard or better