The Unlikely Legend of Rusty Pup - A fiendishly dark adventure.

"There’s a subtlety and complexity at work here that’s not often encountered in games of any sort, let alone on mobile. Score: 9/10" - Metro

"Sometimes a game comes along that makes you rethink what's possible on your phone." - Pocket Gamer

"Seemingly ripped from the mind of Tim Burton. It’s cutesy but in a homicidal kind of way." - Review Fix

"Patience is needed to crack the heart of Rusty Pup, but we suspect it could end up joining the likes of Psychonauts and Conker’s Bad Fur Day as a cult classic." - Jump Dash Roll

Beware, this is a hard game, you'll need to use your brain and you will die!

From the original creator of Conker's Bad Fur Day comes a delicately told tale of a dog that thinks it's a toy or is it a toy that thinks it's a dog?

Lost and alone in a richly detailed world, you must help lead our sad pooch back home again......Just in time for tea. Designed to test every ounce of your mettle. 20-30hrs average time to complete!

Not for the faint-hearted, explore this dark and dingy labyrinth. Avoid its pitfalls, exploit its treasure, relish its marvels and so save those souls from a fate worse than death.

Over 30 unique mechanics - Light the way, drop in shadow, lay a scent, break his fall, grab a friend, fill that belly, make a bridge, set the fuse, plant a bomb, trap the monster, be his eyes and his heart, feed him up, wind that clock.

Afraid of the dark, afraid of the depths, afraid even of his own shadow, Rusty needs his master. Resources abound, find them fast and forge new paths... Keep him on track but don't dawdle too much, lest time catches up.

And yet, this little pup has a mind of his own, so keep one eye on your friend but stay mindful of the daunting tasks that lay hidden ahead of him.

Push him or cajole, trap him or avoid, awake or in slumber, Rusty will usually do as he is done by. Usually!

What’s New

Version 1.1.5

Fixed a typo

Ratings and Reviews

3.9 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Theshakerbaby ,

Good but Frustrating

The game is novel and interesting however it is frustrating whenever you die and restart due to the time it takes to get playing again. I would consider a quick start option and/or an ability to switch of the repetitive rhyming scripts when you die. In a similar vain you need to included a fast forward time or quit option for whenever you get stuck. Often Rusty is stuck somewhere and there’s nothing you can do but have to wait until the clock counts down until you can restart again.

Developer Response ,

Hi, thanks for the feedback. We will take a look at making the death/restart snappy.

There is a Circular options button just below the timer (when Right menu is pulled out), it will have a "Restart Level/Go Home/Quit" button if you click it. You can always use it to restart the current level in a hurry or go back to the current basket to use the map.

Hope that helps a bit :)

Blanchey Boy ,

No iPad Pro 11” Support

The game is absolutely Fantastic! The visuals are Stunning! However, this masterpiece is let down by not having full support for the iPad Pro 11” Extremely disappointed! No excuse not too for a new game. Will adjust rating to 5 stars when the support is updated.

Developer Response ,

Hello, Chris runs on an iPad Pro 11" series 1, I run on an Ipad Air 2. Can you send me a bit more information to as to the issue, not sure what you mean by fully support? We should support all devices that run iOS 11 - Shawn & Chris

HarryPotatoSex ,

Stunning game, great gameplay

I loved the PC version of Rusty Pup but my laptop wasn’t quite up to the task and was a little jittery. After watching a few streamers, I had a good idea of how to play and how to ‘beat’ the game. If you struggle with it or if you’re a bit of a noob, that’s what I’d recommend doing.

It runs really well on my phone and sounds great with headphones (I’d just put them in to get amp up the creepiness factor)

The only downside is how bad I felt for repeatedly killing the poor thing. 😭

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