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Botanicula  



Botanicula is coming so hide your trees or they will die


3:00 AM on 10.11.2011



Botanicula, a point and click exploration game, takes place in a tree and revolves around five little tree creatures who try to save the last seed of their home from nasty parasites. And here is why you should care: its made by Amanita Design, who are also responsible for Machinarium. Botanicula, which is slated for early 2012 will be availible for the PC and Mac, with a hopeful release for the iOS and Android devices as well.

Does this remind anyone else of Loco Roco? Not so much the gameplay or story, but the general feel. It has fun, light music, the palette is bright and cheerful, the graphics are simple, and heck even the bad guys remind me of those nasty little things from Loco Roco. Of course this is all based off of a quick teaser trailer, but I hope the game turns out as fun as the trailer looks.








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4:30 PM on 06.15.2012
Botanicula now has a free browser-based demo

As of today, a free demo is readily available for the indie hit Botanicula. It features the first ten minutes of the game, and pretty much gives you the general gist of the story. You can also buy the game for $10 directly of...more



10:30 AM on 04.23.2012
Good Old Games outs Good Old Gift to Botanicula customers

These days, you pre-order or pre-pay at your own risk. With instantaneous Amazon price drops, "pay what you want bundles", and tons of other sales, odds are you can save money in pretty much every facet of gaming -- especiall...more



4:30 PM on 04.19.2012
The latest Humble Bundle hugs trees and incites drama

Another Humble Bundle has appeared, and it's rather wonderful. Gorgeous point and click adventure game Botanicula joins Machinarium and Samorost 2, among others, in the Humble Botanicula Debut Bundle. I'm a big fan...more



3:00 PM on 04.06.2012
From gears to gardens: Botanicula sprouts up on April 19

Amanita Design has had great success with its robot-centric adventure title Machinarium. After a number of favorable reviews and awards under its belt, the studio decided to put away the robots and go for a different look wi...more




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