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This game got some crappy reviews~ yet it's one of the funnest platformers I've played in years. I think the era of the game review is officially dead to me honestly. IGN just dumped all over one of the freshest games in awhile. Do these kids have FPS-itis or something? How can a game this beautiful, clever and fun~ (and a platformer no less, holy crap) get such garbage criticism?
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post #22 of 32
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This game got some crappy reviews~ yet it's one of the funnest platformers I've played in years. I think the era of the game review is officially dead to me honestly. IGN just dumped all over one of the freshest games in awhile. Do these kids have FPS-itis or something? How can a game this beautiful, clever and fun~ (and a platformer no less, holy crap) get such garbage criticism?
It's not that. It's just that pretty much any developer/publisher that hasn't payed off the reviewers get treated like garbage. If the game was flawless in every way and came from a small independant developer, it would get an 8/10 at best.

Game review sites are dead as far as I'm concerned. This game should've got a 7 purely for its amazing visual style and artistic presentation alone.
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post #23 of 32
Definitely buying it on Steam, just to have it on Steam, even though I'm already 55% through the game.
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This game got some crappy reviews~ yet it's one of the funnest platformers I've played in years. I think the era of the game review is officially dead to me honestly. IGN just dumped all over one of the freshest games in awhile. Do these kids have FPS-itis or something? How can a game this beautiful, clever and fun~ (and a platformer no less, holy crap) get such garbage criticism?
Game reviews are cool, they do provide some sort of feeback which should be taken with a grain of salt. If there were game demos then that would make everyone life a bit easier.

I have been playing the game for about 10+ hours; chapter 4 and its kinda fun. If one played from ch1 to 3, it does feel repetitive, but once you play ch4, the enviroment kinda makes you forget about that. I would give the game 7.5/10

Hysteria ftw!
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Way of the internet.
The way she goes, boys. The way she goes.


This game is mad fun. I turn my monitor to an oversaturated setting and I almost feel like I'm on drugs playing this.
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post #26 of 32
All I know is, I'll buy my games where the deals and prices are best. I have no issues with using origin if they have a better deal. I'm a smart shopper, not an anal nerd
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I would have picked up the package deal on Origin that contained the original. I was a bit late to the Alice party though. I can't find the original for download anywhere.. not even Origin!! Could kick myself for not picking it up before that deal expired. Oh well, prob just get it on steam and hope the original eventually gets released looks amazing!
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The way she goes, boys. The way she goes.


This game is mad fun. I turn my monitor to an oversaturated setting and I almost feel like I'm on drugs playing this.
Now I have to buy this game
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Anal nerd lol?

Not to sure Am* I actually ordered mine from Asda entertainment for the same price (expecting delivery tommrow)
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Hopefully I can get this localy. Seems like an intresting game.
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