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Max: The Curse of Brotherhood

Max: The Curse of Brotherhood makes it to PC and Xbox 360

6:30 PM on 05.21.2014 // Jordan Devore
  @DtoidJordan

A Microsoft Studios title on Steam!

Press Play's puzzle-platformer Max: The Curse of Brotherhood has only now released on Xbox 360 and SteamMy interest in the game has certainly dwindled since its Xbox One debut back in December, but there's a reason it's taken this long to shed that exclusivity.

"The most important thing for us was to bring over the quality and atmosphere from the Xbox One version to these platforms and I am really proud of what we have accomplished," said creative director Mikkel Thorsted. "We put a lot of love and hard work into [the ports]."

In The Curse of Brotherhood, Max must use his trusty Magic Marker to draw vines, platforms, and water currents to navigate a deadly world as he searches for his brother. While I liked what I played of the game at E3, might as well just wait for a sale, at this point.



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