Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager Review (PlayStation 5)

For this Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager Review, where we play the perfect mix between Dungeon Defender and Roguelite. You have been hired as a dungeon manager by the Dungeons Company. Your job is simple: protect their dungeons!

Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager Review Pros:

  • Nice graphics.
  • 875.2MB download size.
  • Platinum trophy.
  • You get the PlayStation 4 and the PlayStation 5 versions of the game.
  • Game settings – quick monster placing, and team management before dungeons (smart/never/always).
  • 3 save slots.
  • Dungeon management gameplay.
  • 2D perspective.
  • The goal of the game is to build a dungeon and have Ai-controlled heroes enter and attempt to kill everyone, including the boss, and take the loot.
  • You place traps and enemies in rooms and as the heroes kill them they advance to the next room until the final boss fight.
  • Turn-based combat with a turn order.
  • At the end of a successful loot defense, you get to see their stats etc.
  • Motivation plays a huge part and dictates how well your employees (monsters) perform.
  • Leave employees out of the dungeon to have them regain motivation.
  • You get to recruit a new employee from the defeated heroes.
  • Earn gold from playing.
  • Uses gold to buy new traps or employees, upgrade traps and improve your employees.
  • Multiple choice scenarios.
  • The schedule is a run-by run of your game. As you complete a task the next st will appear and most of the time you have to pick just one task each time.
  • Has a choose-your-own-adventure vibe.
  • The game plays out by you doing a preparation stage, placing traps and employees then the heroes enter and if needed you control the actions of employees in battle.
  • If you have ever heard of it the boardgame Boss Monster is a lot like this except the dungeons and rooms are also random.
  • Everyone will play it differently.
  • Complete control of placements.
  • Fast loading times.
  • Randomized schedules and random events can happen at any time.
  • Game difficulty is based on the dungeon and uses a one to Five swords difficulty scale.
  • So satisfying to play and watch play out.
  • The game gets very addictive.
  • Collect resources along the way and use them for items, events, etc.
  • At the end of a victory, you may get items, traps, or upgrades to choose from rather than new employees.
  • Passives, abilities, and elements like poison and ice play a huge part.
  • Statuses can turn battle like terrified and stunned.
  • When an employee dies he remains in the game as he gets reanimated by the team Liech.
  • Three game speeds are controlled with a button press.
  • Good soundtrack.
  • You can stack elemental effects and have a load of them on one person at one time.
  • The archivist will keep track of all encountered employees and heroes along with items and traps.
  • It’s all run-based in that once you give up or run out of employees the game ends.
  • The end-of-run breakdown shows weeks played, dungeons defended, gold, blood, and tears collected, employees slaughtered and heroes killed along with a final score.
  • Your master is your character in all this and at the end of a run, you level up and get skill points to unlock new buffs and abilities.
  • World map level select.
  • New run settings – 3 difficulties (easy/normal/hard), heroes strength slider, gold gains slider, masters life (yours), motivation lost slider, and game length slider from normal to long.
  • Six masters to unlock and play. You get one initially then unlock the rest.

Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager Review Cons:

  • No real game Options.
  • Cannot rebind controls.
  • A lot to take in initially.
  • Not always clear on what does what.
  • Small text.
  • Any menu Related actions in-game are not the best.
  • A slow starter.
  • Doesn’t have a confirmed preparation step so you can accidentally finish.
  • In combat, you only pick the action, not the target.

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Legend of Keepers: Career of a Dungeon Manager:

Official website.

Developer: Goblinz Studio

Publisher: Goblinz Studio

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  • 7/10
    Graphics - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Sound - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 8/10
    Length - 8/10
  • 9/10
    Fun Factor - 9/10

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!