2D platformers fell out of favor with publishers a long time ago, which is why titles like Rayman Origins make me happy. Here's a shamelessly old school platformer, and it's looking damn sexy.
This new trailer shows off some of the accolades won at E3, and invents a few of its own. I'd say it deserves them from what we've seen thus far.
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