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Slowly but surely, Limbo is turning into a Commodore 64 game

When I think of Limbo, I mostly still think of its opening areas and the danger lurking in its shadowy aesthetic. Spikes, bear traps, that terrifying giant spider... there's a lot of potential for gruesome deaths. Naturally, all of that wou...

 
 
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Playdead is bringing Inside to iOS on Friday

Playdead's captivating platform-adventure title Inside is on its way to iOS this Friday, December 15. The mobile version is open for pre-order, but the pricing isn't fully known; it's listed as "free." For me, the first time through, it was...

 
 
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Inside coming to Nintendo Switch and iOS

Inside, a popular indie side-scrolling puzzle-platformer by the makers of Limbo, is headed to Nintendo Switch and iOS devices at an unannounced date. This news comes via a Famitsu interview with a Playdead developer. The game is already ava...

 
 
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Limbo & Inside double pack releasing next week

Fans of Playdead's acclaimed grim-em-ups, Limbo and Inside, will be pleased to hear that the physical release containing both games will be available next week.The minimalist moodpieces will be packaged together for PS4 and Xbox One. Both p...

 
 
 
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Inside developer shares first image of its next game

Playdead's up to something. The developer that's renowned for its mastery of moody and artistic puzzle-platformers is probably making another moody and artistic puzzle-platformer. It's hard to say, though. Playdead isn't a studio that likes...

 
 
 
 
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Inside releases on PS4 today, and you should totally play it

It's not even September, but there has been a fair amount of preliminary talk about game of the year. Everyone has their own opinion. Chris keeps championing Overwatch, I won't shut up about The Witness, Zack really loves Devil Daggers, etc...

 
 
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Playdead will bring Inside to PS4 on August 23

Gotta love those fast confirmations! As suggested earlier this week, Playdead's polished-as-hell platform-adventure Inside will indeed make the jump from Xbox One and PC to PlayStation 4 this month. The new port is scheduled to drop digital...

 
 
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It looks like Inside will hit PS4 before long

Playdead's unnerving adventure Inside is available on Xbox One and PC, but if you've been waiting for a PlayStation 4 port out of necessity or simply platform preference, you shouldn't need to remain patient for much longer. A Trophy list f...

 
 
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Playdead's masterful Inside is now on Steam

Somehow I managed to start Inside, Playdead's second puzzle-platform adventure following 2010's Limbo, without knowing much of anything about the game other than who created it and that critics adored it. Looking over most of the screensho...

 
 
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Here's an extended look at the beginning of Inside

Inside, Playdead's follow-up to 2010's Limbo, releases on Xbox One today and on PC next week. I quite liked it, as you could tell if you bothered to read a bunch of words in our official review. If you aren't sure what Inside is,...

 
 
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Go on, download Limbo for free on Steam

Playdead is drumming up interest in its new game, Inside, by setting its first title free for a limited time on Steam. Throughout today and tomorrow, you can download Limbo (Windows, Mac, Linux) and keep it for good -- no selling trading ca...

 
 
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Limbo team's Inside launches June 29

Inside, the next project from Limbo developer Playdead, is launching June 29 exclusively for Xbox One, Microsoft just revealed as part of its E3 press conference. The puzzle platformer spins a yarn about a child who is up against a malevol...

 
 
 
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Limbo developer's follow-up 'Inside' sees a delay

Developer Playdead has one released game to its name -- Limbo. But that one title has gone on to take the indie world by storm, and has since been released on nearly every platform known to man. For the past five years the studio has been w...

 
 
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Maybe you want to play Limbo on PS4 too?

If you own a device, chances are you can play Limbo on it. Blenders? Yep, I think those are equipped for Limbo. Those high-tech war machines where two guys have to turn a key at the same time to launch a nuke? Fact: They have Limb...

 
 
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Inside is the next game from the creators of Limbo

It's been a while since we've heard anything from Playdead, the developers of indie darling Limbo. Now we know that it's working on a new title called Inside. During the Microsoft press conference this morning, some footage was shown of In...

 
 
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PS Plus members get caught in Limbo for free on PS Vita

One of my favorite experiences at a trade show was at E3 in 2010. I was set to have hands-on time with Limbo and time to chat with the guys at Playdead. However, they were less interested in talking about their game, and more intereste...

 
 
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Limbo coming to the PS Vita on June 4

You're probably plagued by the oddly specific problem of loving to die in videogames, but hate being tethered to the general area of your console. Lucky for you, Limbo is arriving on PSN for PlayStation Vita next week, freeing you up to ind...

 
 
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'Rhythmic awareness' required for platformer 140

At first glance, I was ready to write off 140 for its unabashedly simple art style. Silly me. I should know better than to do something like that by now. Nominated for Excellence in Audio at the 2013 Independent Games Festival, 140 is the ...

 
 
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Sony missed out on Limbo because it wanted to own the IP

Limbo made its debut on Xbox Live, but Sony could have been first to get its hands on the beautiful sidescroller if only it'd kept its dick in its pants. Instead, the publisher tried to go the whole way and own the game, its need for contro...

 
 
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Check out this killer Limbo Special Edition set

Playdead has just announced that their Limbo Special Edition is available today for only $24.99. It includes DRM-free (yay!) PC and Mac versions of this incredible game, a soundtrack disc, seven art cards, a sticker and 3D glasses. As you c...

 
 




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