The Wizard and the Slug was released on November 2, 2020 by Meridian4. The game was developed by Silkworm. The Wizard and the Slug is a side scroll platform action game.

Jump, dash, and shoot your way through this story-rich action 2D platformer. Together with your magical wizard companion, play as the world’s cutest, fastest, most agile slug as you explore a world full of charm, humor, and endearing characters.

Being a modern side scroll has the advantages of more colors and more choices for the game’s artwork. Silkworm has done a good job with an excellent range of characters.


• Explore a world full of charm, humor and endearing characters
• 3-Act story with multiple endings
• Action platforming with fun controls integrated with a unique health system
• Assist Mode for added accessibility
• A spell casting Wizard companion and other friends to team up with
• Over 2 hours of original music blending old with new

The is definitely one of the better 2D games in the collection. The game is very suitable for a younger players.


Operating SystemWindows XP or better
CPU1.7 GHz or better
Memory2 GB or more
Hard Drive Space444 MB
Graphics Hardware512 MB VRAM or better
NetworkBroadband Internet Connection Required