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Legend of Grimrock 2 bringing smarter enemies

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 28, 2014 10:00am PST

Legend of Grimrock was a fine modern take on the classic grid-based dungeon crawler, but its enemy AI wasn't as shiny as its graphics, with monsters happy to amble gently after backpedalling players while having their faces hacked off. Adventurers needn't feel guilty in Lege...


"I'm almost sure the devs know that as well, Transformers was huge in Finland back in the day."

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Legend of Grimrock 2 makes skill points meaningful

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 18, 2013 8:30am PDT

"Every character level gained should feel special," Legend of Grimrock 2 developer Almost Human has said, explaining that the sequel brings a "major redesign" of its retro dungeon crawler's skill system. No longer will heroes need to pump points into just a few skills, as ea...


Legend of Grimrock 2 first screen shows forest

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2013 6:45am PDT

The original Legend of Grimrock kept players crawling through a dank, dark dungeon but oh, the sequel is looking so sunny. Developer Almost Human today released the very first screenshot from Legend of Grimrock 2, showing a serene forest with dappled shade. Surely no maraudi...


"As I seriously enjoyed Grimrock and the devs have thrown in a level editor and maintained their ..."

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Legend of Grimrock to get a sequel

By John Keefer, Feb 21, 2013 4:15pm PST

Indie developer Almost Human did incredibly well with its first title, old-school dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock. Now the company is ready to move on and give the game a sequel.


"I'm sure it can be done. Outdoor environment might not look 100% open and natural like Skyrim ..."

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Legend of Grimrock editor beta now available

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 12, 2012 8:15am PDT

If you own delightful dungeon-crawler Legend of Grimrock on Steam, you can get cracking on many your own hellish holes as developer Almost Human Games today released a beta version of the editor. Initially available only on Steam, it lets you make everything from your own le...


"Same. I got pretty far but stopped playing because I couldn't find some stupid key I must have ..."

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Grimrock patch allows character art import

By John Keefer, Apr 23, 2012 9:00am PDT

The new patch for Legend of Grimrock is out with an added bonus. Now you can upload your own character portraits.


"I think you mean "w and r" and "s and f" But otherwise you're correct. "

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Legend of Grimrock sales have covered dev costs, patch coming

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2012 6:30am PDT

Almost Human's retro-inspired dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock more than covered its development costs within a few days on sale, and now there's a patch coming too.


"Now I'm running out of food though. And you can't sleep if you're hungry =oO"

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Legend of Grimrock launching for PC on April 11

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 27, 2012 7:00am PDT

Almost Human's shiny Dungeon Master-inspired dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock is launching for PC on April 11, the studio founded by veterans of Remedy and Futuremark announced today. A 20% pre-order discount brings it down to only $11.99.


"Or do both. I was expecting it to launch for more so I grabbed an extra copy with GoG to give a ..."

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Legend of Grimrock crawling onto PC in April

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 02, 2012 4:30pm PST

Pretty-pretty throwback dungeon crawler Legend of Grimrock is set to launch on PC in "early April," developer Almost Human announced today. The team was founded by former members of Remedy and Futuremark--two studios that certainly know their shiny.


"From the FAQ Is the game turn based or real time? We feel that real time works better with ..."

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Legend of Grimrock coming from Remedy and Futuremark vets

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The former Remedy and Futuremark folks at indie dev Almost Human have released the debut gameplay trailer for their first-person dungeon-crawler Legend of Grimrock, influenced by the old-school classics.


"I gotta say this looks pretty damn sweet. I've always wanted someone to do an Ultima Underworld ..."

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