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The Making of Karateka

Developed by
  1. Digital Eclipse
Published by
  1. Digital Eclipse
Current #4329
Gem Peak #335

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Play the history. Go behind the scenes of Jordan Mechner's landmark game Karateka in this interactive documentary from Digital Eclipse, with archival materials, video features, and more. Experience pixel-perfect versions of this legendary game, with all-new features.


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First seen

The date the Steam store page was first publicly visible. Games typically appear at least several weeks before release, sometimes much longer, during which time they are unavailable for purchase.

The number of days in brackets shows how long before/after first review this game was first seen.

2023-07-12 (-47 days)
2023-08-29 (10 months ago)
First review

Date of first review. Games cannot be reviewed before they are released, so when this is earlier than the release date, it usually indicates a game that was in early access.

2023-08-29 (10 months ago)
Age on Steam

Days since first review, which is typically how long the game has been available for purchase.

332 days


Total reviews verified
88 74 (84%)
Review breakdown
87 98.9%
1 1.1%
Review velocity
0 reviews per day
Days in top 1000
0 (0%)
Estimated owners Based on research by GameDiscoverCo median


Release price
$19.99 (2023-08-29)
Lowest price

Date of the earliest occurrence of the lowest price this game has sold for.

$14.99 (2023-12-22)
Average price
Average discount
Number of discounts
Days discounted
63 (19%)
Estimated gross sales Based on research by GameDiscoverCo median
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Estimated net sales Based on research by GameDiscoverCo median
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Tags in descending order of votes. Votes are the number of times a tag has been applied to this game by a Steam user, shown next to each tag name.

  1. Action 103
  2. 2D Fighter 77
  3. 2D Platformer 74
  4. Documentary 71
  5. Singleplayer 68
  6. Pixel Graphics 62
  7. Cinematic 59
  8. Combat 57
  9. 2D 55
  10. Game Development 53
  11. Education 51
  12. 1980s 50
  13. Historical 47
  14. Old School 46
  15. Story Rich 43
  16. Controller 41
  17. Linear 39
  18. Classic 37

Details last updated: July 25, 2024 08:30

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