Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Genre: Action/Adventure
Developer: PlayDead Studios
Release Date: Aug. 2, 2011

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'Limbo' (X360) Confirmed Coming To PSN/PC, Soon

by Rainier on June 30, 2011 @ 12:48 p.m. PDT

Limbo puts players in the role of a young boy traveling through a hostile world in an attempt to discover the fate of his sister.

While we already revealed a while ago that Limbo was coming to the PS3/PC, PlayDead Studioshas now confirmed this to be true, and states that we can expect the puzzler on PSN/Steam "soon."

Limbo is a puzzle platformer in which players control a boy as he traverses side-scrolling landscapes, solves obstacle puzzles, and defeats occasional enemies.

The game is rendered in black and white and the graphics are presented in a 2D side-view silhouette. Enemies throw fireballs, shoot arrows, or try to lure the boy into traps; traps and hazards contain giant boulders, saw blades, electric wires, spikes, and snapping bear traps. When killed, the boy gets flung around environments, impaled on spikes, or sliced into pieces. Black-and-white blood splashes accompany most attacks and death animations.

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