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The Adventures of Shuggy  



Adventures of Shuggy hits PC via Steam, direct download


8:00 PM on 06.14.2012



Though it's not going to appeal to all of you, I quite liked The Adventures of Shuggy. It sounds as if very few people played the puzzle platformer on Xbox Live Arcade, which makes me hopeful that the brand new PC version can attract a sizable audience.

This certainly wouldn't be the first time an indie game has started out on Xbox 360 only to see substantially more success on PC. Right now, Shuggy is being sold at a discounted launch-week price of $7.99 on Steam and also directly from developer Smudged Cat Games. The latter is $10, but there's no DRM and you can even optionally get a Steam key thrown in, too.








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The Adventures of Shuggy



8:00 PM on 04.30.2012
The Adventures of Shuggy to try again on Steam

Despite being a rather good game, The Adventures of Shuggy didn't perform very well on Xbox Live Arcade. Like other independent developers before it, Smudged Cat Games is trying again with a follow-up release on PC by way of ...more



11:00 AM on 10.02.2011
Adventures of Shuggy dev talks development ups and downs

The Adventures of Shuggy, released to the wilds of Xbox Live Arcade this past summer, was fairly well received. Our own Jordan Devore praised it, specifically noting the sheer amount of content, variety, and co-op. Yet it did...more



9:00 AM on 08.18.2011
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5:00 PM on 06.27.2011
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