Starting as a school project, Aaru‘s Awakening is a hand-drawn 2D action platformer. The mythical creature, Aaru, has two unique abilities – teleportation and charging. Utilizing these abilities, Aaru travels through the dangerous world of Lumenox to defeat the evil gods. Or are they evil? Though Aaru´s Awakening is a game of skill and challenging as such, the artwork and the story provide a fluid experience.