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Halloween's here! Imma be 'sexy Shigeru Miyamoto.' Now that you have that horrible image stuck in your head, let us erase it with a review of Double Fine's new Haloween RPG, Costume Quest!
Double Fine Productions
Halloween is all about being creepy, dark, gaudy, scary, and a little bit hilarious. So what better developer to take on a Halloween-themed game than Double Fine, the people who brought us psychonauts and brutal legend? Costume Quest is their latest, a downloadable for the 3260 and PS3 that combines trick or treating, turn-based RPG gameplay, and their very recognizable brand of humor. This is where a lesser man would pose the question of whether the game is a trick or a treat. I WILL INSTEAD MOVE ON.
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Last week we spoke to the developers of Super Meat Boy, one of the best, hardest games we've ever played. We asked you what the hardest platformer you ever played was - here are your answers!
Next Week's Question: What would you do if you could rotate the world?
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RT @acarboni: Yesterday @aegies stopped by to talk FEZ and @disasterpeace gave an in-studio performance! http://t.co/w53arHgq
Hey, remember Free Indie Rapid Fire? It's a part of @newchallenger now, video comments and all! Here's this week's: http://t.co/7N1xAqB0
@spirit31gaming I actually put a video up on Bytejacker and the Bytejacker YouTube/Facebook about it when we started- guess you missed it ;)
@spirit31gaming Moved FIRF and indie reviews over to the @NewChallenger youtube. http://t.co/EyCeVMPi
RT @acarboni: Hey, guys? FREE. INDIE. RAPID. FIRE. (seriously) http://t.co/uVcGzbgy
Used the terms "scaling" and "ux experience" when she asked for details. I have learned a lot here in SF.