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Review: Freedom Planet

Here at Destructoid, we don't often review games originally released well over a year ago, but we are making a special exception for Freedom Planet. With a sequel just announced, I discovered we never reviewed the original, one of the best ...   read

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Sonic-inspired Freedom Planet getting a sequel

Freedom Planet 2 is a thing that's happening, indie developer GalaxyTrail has announced. As the follow-up to what began a Sonic the Hedgehog fan game, "Freedom Planet 2 is all about advancing and evolving our style into something truly dist...   read

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Freedom Planet finally has a new Wii U release date

Freedom Planet has had a rocky porting process to say the least. Just before launch recently, developer Galaxy Trial caught a major bug, and delayed the release a few times to an unspecified date. Now, we know that the game is on track...   read

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Freedom Planet devs found the Wii U holdup, still on the way

Last we heard, Freedom Planet was delayed indefinitely thanks to a major issue with the Wii U code. Thankfully, developer GalaxyTrail has found the problem, confirming the progress to Nintendo Life. According to the devs, "We don't hav...   read

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Freedom Planet on Wii U delayed indefinitely

Every few weeks or so I think to  myself, "is Freedom Planet coming out on Wii U yet?" We missed the review of the original, so I wanted to cover the console edition whenever it hit, and I'm getting pretty anxious. Sadly, it's bee...   read

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Freedom Planet's coming to the Wii U on August 3

Galaxy Trail's fantastic Freedom Planet is coming to Wii U on August 3, according to the Nintendo eShop page. No price has currently been announced, but the game costs £10.99/$14.99 on PC. We’ve been told for a while now th...   read

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Freedom Planet feels like a retro Sonic homage in all the right ways

I totally missed the Freedom Planet PC train back in 2014. I don't know what I was doing -- it kind of slipped my mind, and I do feel bad about it. Thankfully, a Wii U port set to debut later this year has allowed me to get back into t...   read

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Freedom Planet announced for Wii U

Hey Wii U owners. Does an action platformer that borrows heavily from Sonic the Hedgehog, but avoids those infuriating spike walls that punish you for going fast sound interesting? Then you might be interested to hear that Freedom Pla...   read

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Platformer Freedom Planet borrows from the Sega Genesis greats

Freedom Planet looks like a lost Sega Genesis gem, but it's actually a brand new action-platform game created by GalaxyTrail. I remember hearing about it a while back from Tony Ponce -- first in 2012 and again last year when there was a su...   read

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Get motoring with new demo of Sonic-like Freedom Planet

Earlier this year, throwback platformer Freedom Planet by GalaxyTrail Games blasted through its Kickstarter campaign and almost all of its stretch goals. If you haven't been following, Freedom Planet draws heavily from the SEGA Genesis era,...   read

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Sonic-esque Freedom Planet is doing the Kickstarter thing

Oh, did I not mention Freedom Planet before? Of course I have, silly! More importantly, have you played the demo yet? 'Cause you should totally do that if you haven't. Freedom Planet fills me with so many good feelings, and it's not hard t...   read

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Sonic-inspired Freedom Planet tickles my platforming itch

Who doesn't love a good clone? As much flak as people like to give certain games for playing too much like other games, its nice to see a well-established style or formula applied to a new world with original characters from time to time. ...   read



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