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Gunpoint's stealth puzzles look delightfully morbid


10:30 PM on 04.23.2013



This trailer for Gunpoint serves as an excellent introduction to the PC stealth-puzzle game, which you need to be introduced to if you haven't been already. The video itself is a glorified walkthrough from designer Tom Francis, and it does a great job of showing off the mechanics through demonstration that's indicative of what gameplay is actually about. Refreshing stuff.

Although a price point and release date are unknowns at this point, the Independent Games Festival-approved Gunpoint will make an appearance on Steam. That should do wonders for improving visibility. I like what I'm seeing in this footage, even if it does suggest later, more complex puzzles that will cause my feeble mind to shatter.








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Gunpoint gets Steam Workshop support and a new engine

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1:00 PM on 09.17.2013
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8:30 PM on 06.18.2013
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5:00 PM on 06.03.2013
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