Heracles, Son of Zeus, was sent to the Underworld to capture the Hellhound Cerberus. Help him fulfill the 12th task of Eurystheus in this turn based strategy game.

Move Heracles by clicking on a free tile next  to him or using the arrow keys.
Stun adjacent enemies by clicking on them.
Click the buttons on bottom row to use abilities or items you picked up.
Right click cancels these actions.

Abilites can only be used once per level!

As Heracles moves swift and quickly, he has two actions per turn.
His enemies  have one action per turn.
His basic attacks stun enemies for one turn.
Use abilities or items to kill your foes.

Created by:
Phildjii - Idea, Game Design and Art
Dalton5000 - Programming and Animation
JohnGabrielUK - Music and Sound Effects

Listen to the soundtrack by JohnGabrielUK: Heracles in the Underworld OST


Heracles.zip 24 MB
Version 20 94 days ago
heracles-in-the-underworld-win64.zip 23 MB
Version 19 94 days ago
heracles-in-the-underworld-linux.zip 25 MB
Version 19 94 days ago


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Great game! One detail i would like to improve is for there to be some kind of warning that Cerberus takes two hits to kill.

Thank you! We will communicate this better in an updated version :)