When you play the game of clones, you win or you die. Or both. The Swapper is a 2D platformer that asks metaphysical questions about the intersection between consciousness, survival, and identity. I like it quite a lot.
7 months ago
8 years ago
I spent the weekend in a haunted watermill, which was pleasant and all, but I would rather have been at the Indiecade festival, battling inanely with invisible weaponry and rearranging boxes with strangers. The whole thing is done with now and that means it's time for me to take a look at the winners, some of which I'll cast no more than a sidelong glance…
9 years ago
Actually, it's even more interesting than that. Forthcoming indie platformer The Swapper by Facepalm Games is, in their words, an "indie game and a story about treating human beings as objects. It features interesting platform puzzles and multiplayer based around never-before-seen game mechanics. Of course blended with an ambiguous storyline. Yet it's something you've not yet seen." The video, pointed out to me by Comrade…