Hue is an delightful puzzle game which is incredibly bright and colourful (unsurprisingly), where you progress by changing the colour of the background. At its core it’s quite a sad game. You’re searching for your missing mother, and you uncover her story as you go. This takes you through various themes of love, loss, remorse, and existence. It might be sad, but damn it’s beautiful.
2 years ago
Ever since Twitch got gobbled up by cardboard box kingpin Amazon, the two have gone together like a ham and cheese sandwich - or that dreadful PB&J concoction if you're in the US. Got Amazon Prime? You've also got free-game service Twitch Prime - and to celebrate the upcoming day o' deals Amazon Prime Day, Twitch are giving away a free game everyday for Twitch Prime members. Here's a list of everything you…
4 years ago
Your mother invented colour, and then accidentally disappeared. Bit of a faux pas in the science community, but one that sets you off on Hue’s colourful, doodley, puzzle adventure. Here's wot I think.
Oh yay! Hue [official site] is coming out soon. It's a puzzle platformer where you swap background colours to conceal and reveal bits of the environment. I saw it at Rezzed maybe the year before this so I'm excited to see how it's ended up.Looks like we'll find out on 23 August when it releases. Oh, and there's apparently also a colour-blind mode which makes…
6 years ago
One of the games which caught my eye at Rezzed on Friday was Hue [official site] - a platformer which relies on you manipulating the background colour of a level to progress.