LIMBO

XB360, PS3, PC, PSVITA / Puzzle / Release: Jul 21, 2010 / ESRB: T

Limbo on PS3 July 19th, Steam August 2nd

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 08, 2011 11:30am PDT

Limbo will be arriving on PlayStation 3 just in time for the game's first birthday, with a Steam release to follow shortly after.

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Limbo coming to PS3 & Steam

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 30, 2011 10:20am PDT

Developer Playdead has confirmed a PS3 and PC release for their award-winning platformer, Limbo.

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Limbo rated for PS3 in Asia

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 29, 2011 5:00pm PDT

Playdead's moody Xbox Live hit, Limbo, may be coming to PS3.

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2012 Indie Game Challenge submissions open

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 20, 2011 3:15pm PDT

Submissions are now open for the third annual Indie Game Challenge, an independent game contest with nearly $250,000 in prizes available, as well as marketing exposure for finalists.

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Limbo, Splosion Man, and Trials HD getting bundled at retail

By Steve Watts, Mar 10, 2011 3:00pm PST

Limbo, Splosion Man, and Trials HD are heading to retail outlets as a bundle pack for $29.99 on April 19. The pack also includes a 48-hour XBL Gold trial and 160 MS Points.

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LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...

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"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

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Best of 2010 Awards: Indie

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 9:00am PST

Indie: LIMBO 2010 was a fantastic year for independently developed games, with many of the category's front-runners providing some of year's...

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"Where the fuck is Minecraft in this list?! Every other publication had Minecraft as their ..."

- SgtV3n0m see all 24 comments

LIMBO Developer Working on New IP

By Brian Leahy, Oct 11, 2010 1:00pm PDT

Playdead, the studio that created the Xbox Live Arcade title LIMBO, is working on a new intellectual property (via Joystiq). "I can't tell...

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"I don't know why anyone developer would limit successful title to just XBLA. :("

- ajvitaly see all 11 comments

Report: Microsoft Sees Record XBLA Sales in August

By Brian Leahy, Sep 22, 2010 4:40pm PDT

Forecasting & Analyzing Digital Entertainment (FADE) is reporting that Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade enjoyed its best month to date in August, built...

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"That's great for Scott Pilgrim! It managed to sell 79000 units in less than a week, after the ..."

- twicesliced see all 12 comments

IndieCade Announces 2010 Finalists; Shacknews Sponsoring, Presenting Most 'Fun/Compelling' Award

By Jeff Mattas, Sep 03, 2010 4:00pm PDT

IndieCade, the International Festival of Independent Games, has announced the thirty-two finalists selected for 2010. The IndieCade 2010 festival...

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"So few comments on this article, yet so much great gaming to be had in all these entries! Lots ..."

- Benoit Stordeur see all 4 comments

Limbo Dominates XBLA Leaderboards in July

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 11, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Now that July is behind us and Xbox Live's 'Summer of Arcade' is in full-swing, it's a good a time as any to check out the initial sales figures...

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"I don't know how accurate those numbers are. I've been playing Monkey Island 2 since July and ..."

- Bull see all 12 comments

Weekend Confirmed Episode 20

By Garnett Lee, Aug 06, 2010 12:00pm PDT

It's anything but a lazy midsummer's show as a Whatcha' Been Playin? packed with heavy-hitters including Civilization 5, Starcraft 2, and Madden 11...

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"G. Lee - Thanks for making me look up Beat Hazard. I saw the shackhype when it came out, but ..."

- mrblarg see all 159 comments

LIMBO Review

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 21, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Playdead's action-based, puzzle-platformer, LIMBO, came out for Xbox LIVE Arcade today and to put it bluntly: prepare to die! As the game begins, you awaken to find yourself in the mi

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"This game was amazing. I loved every minute of it. I want more games like this and less ..."

- YummiGummi see all 22 comments

Xbox Live "Summer of Arcade" Dated and Priced

By Xav de Matos, Jul 06, 2010 3:20pm PDT

According to Microsoft, the best way to beat the summer heat is to stay inside and spend $15 every week.Today, Xbox.com updated its Summer of...

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"Limbo, Castlevania and Lara Croft is all given purchases. Will have to look into the other two ..."

- SilverSnake see all 15 comments

Indie Puzzle-Platformer 'LIMBO' Priced

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 15, 2010 8:12am PDT

The award-winning indie puzzle-platformer

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"$15 is a bit high, going to have to wait for reviews on this one."

- GoldfishInAJarOfPickles see all 18 comments