Afterlife: Rickard's Quest is an action-packed freeware game featuring more than a hundred levels, including secret levels and training missions; scores of hellish critters for you to blast with your incendiary bombs and Deadly Hunting Umbrella; bosses, unlockable hidden features and extra balloons with unique abilities; and a variety of addictive levels, from bloody open combat arenas to dastardly mazes and traps.
What is new in this release:
Version 1.12.6 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
What is new in version 1.12.4:
This version contains minor improvements and fixes for bugs discovered since the last update.
What is new in version 1.12.3:
This version contains minor improvements and fixes for several bugs discovered since the last update.
What is new in version 1.12.2:
Fixed minor bug causing music to be restarted if the game was minimised while paused.
Fixed bug causing the Lightning balloon not to correctly remain unlocked if an Act was completed in exactly one minute.
Fixed bug potentially causing unlock message not to display correctly on completing the game.
(Finally) fixed long-term collision detection issue causing the DHU to sometimes pass through enemies with no effect.
Improved responsiveness of navigation controls in the Act selection menu.
Improved forgiveness of collision detection between hellion and Rickard's hand-bombs.
Reduced rate of fire of cluster rockets.
All cyclops now count toward the total hellion remaining (and so must now be destroyed in order to complete an Act).
Switched the conditions required to unlock certain balloons.
Minor and miscellaneous code tidying.
What is new in version 1.11:
Version 1.11 fixes several reported issues, adds better interface handling, and new control options.
What is new in version 1.10.5:
Version 1.10.5 fixes a recently reported bug and improves framerate consistency across different hardware.