Playdead News


Limbo tumbles onto iOS on July 3

By Steve Watts, Jun 26, 2013 7:30am PDT

Playdead announced today that Limbo will be coming out on July 3 for $4.99.


Limbo coming to Vita on June 4

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2013 6:40am PDT

Limbo is coming to Vita next week, June 4, for $14.99.


Limbo creeps onto PS Vita

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 25, 2013 4:35pm PDT

Playdead's critically acclaimed child death simulator Limbo is coming to PS Vita.


"I like that game but your description of it still made me chuckle."

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Limbo Special Edition announced, includes 3D glasses

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 02, 2012 10:00am PDT

Finally! A way to enjoy Playdead's award-winning Limbo in color. The newly announced Limbo Special Edition comes with red/blue 3D glasses.


"Its hard to be blind to what's pictured if you even heard of this game in the general media. ..."

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Limbo dev's next game is another dark 2D platformer

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 13, 2012 6:15pm PDT

Limbo's dark, atmospheric 2D world captured the attention of gamers everywhere. So, what's next for the Danish studio? Apparently, another dark 2D platformer.


"It was probably 2 hours, don't get me wrong, two awesome hours. I just want more!"

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Limbo dev investigating iOS, Android ports

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 28, 2012 8:45am PST

Playdead, developers of Limbo, are looking for a programmer to create ports for "new platforms."


Limbo sells a million, coming to Mac

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 10, 2011 11:00am PST

Artistic black and white platformer Limbo has sold a million copies worldwide, developer Playdead has announced. A Mac version is also in the works.


"Haha, up until three weeks ago when Gears came out and I put that shirt on, mine was as well, ..."

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Limbo dev Playdead buys itself back from investors

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 31, 2011 10:00am PDT

Having sold shares in itself to fund Limbo, developer Playdead has now been able to buy itself back, after the acclaimed goth puzzle-platformer went on to the top of the XBLA charts.


"Well how do you like them apples? Good news all around I say."

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Playdead's next 'at least three and a half years' away

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 25, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Developer Playdead (Limbo) reveals that its next project will be built using the Unity engine, and will take more than three years to make.


"Neither.. I hate waiting 3+ years for a game. :( I like it when games are announced late, so I ..."

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Limbo arrives for PC gamers on Steam

By Xav de Matos, Aug 02, 2011 6:15pm PDT

Indie masterpiece Limbo is now available for PC via Steam at a reduced price from the game's original Xbox Live Arcade release and recent PlayStation Network launch.


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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.


"that was a lot of double posts. quadruple post? septuple? wish i'd taken a screenshot"

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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.


"This game is utterly fantastic. I'm the PC and the PS3 will get to bask in all it's eery beauty!"

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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.


Black and White Puzzler LIMBO Coming to XBLA

By Chris Faylor, Mar 03, 2010 11:30am PST

Independent Games Festival nominee LIMBO is finally leaving the realm of the hypothetical. Today, developer PlayDead confirmed that the stylish...


"Actually you could probably recreate much of what you see in those trailers IN Little Big Planet."

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