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The Adventures of Shuggy  



The Adventures of Shuggy to try again on Steam


8:00 PM on 04.30.2012
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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 Steam. Look past the silly name and consider giving it a chance.

For as many platformers as I seem to play, I'm surprisingly not tired of the genre yet, though fatigue does occur regularly. Shuggy was able to mix things up with an old-school design and varied gameplay hooks. It feels quite a bit different than anything else out there, which I can appreciate.

No word on a release date for this impending Steam version other than "soon," so hold tight.








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8:00 PM on 06.14.2012
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