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Yep, I'm still pumped to play Chasm


11:00 PM on 02.13.2014



Has it really been this long since Chasm first made the rounds? Discord Games left quite the impression on me with its action-RPG platformer back in March and then went on to run a successful Kickstarter. The fall 2014 release date doesn't feel nearly as far away now.

Chasm is back with another trailer to remind us of its existence, and what a pleasant reminder it is. This is one of those games that knows just when to pull back, leaving us wanting more. Indeed, I want to see someone navigate through those buzzsaws and ceiling traps successfully (and unsuccessfully, if I'm being honest).








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11:00 AM on 05.06.2013
Chasm devs reach Kickstarter goal with five days left

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7:30 PM on 04.26.2013
Such a tease: Updated Chasm demo released

Previously, a Game Developers Conference demo for 2D action-RPG Chasm was playable on Windows, Linux, and Mac. This week, Discord Games is back with an updated build. It's been long enough since I played the former that...more



3:45 PM on 04.15.2013
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