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Thomas Was Alone

Thomas Was Alone review

Stop doubting Thomas

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1 year ago

Thomas Was Alone creator launches Subsurface Circular

After telling stories about shapes then even a teenager, the fella behind Thomas Was Alone and Volume has taken another step up the consciousness scale for his next story with a game about robots. Bithell's studio today both announced and launched Subsurface Circular [official site], a short text adventure starring a robot detective investigating missing robots. It's a text-based story-o-puzzler where you gather new words…

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4 years ago

The Last Of Icarus: Thomas Was Alone Free Expansion

When I last spoke to Mike Bithell, we were in the cafĂ© at the National Media Museum in Bradford. He had just delivered a talk about his upcoming Virtual Robin Hood game, Volume, but we found time to discuss Thomas Was Alone as well. Bithell said - and I agree - "I thought I was writing a competent story with an amazing platform game. It…

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6 years ago

Goodness: Humble Bundle 8 Has Hotline Miami, Proteus

You know, I never really thought about it before, but I think Proteus and Hotline Miami are videogame inverses. One's about languidly strolling around a neon-bubblegum dreamscape paradise while the other's about blink-and-you'll-be-on-the-receiving-end-of-it murder in an entirely different kind of neon-bubblegum dreamscape "paradise". They are one anther's bizarro twin, eternally opposed but forever intertwined. Also, they're in the latest Humble Indie Bundle together, which is…

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