Dungeon of the Dark is a top down shooter game in which the player must escape each dungeon by reaching the exit to escape. To confront the player are number of enemies with intentions of this not happening in many manner of methods. The catch is that the game is set in the dark and the player can only see a few feet in front of himself and only in direct sight meaning that the player need to get up close and personal before the fight. Among this are the numerous traps to catch the player out on his escape.
On the player’s side is the arsenal of weapons they have to defend themselves. The player will have a range of combat options that will always need to be tested as the game continually creates enemies and combat arenas for the player to participate so the player will need to apply various strategies to survive the hostile environment of the game.