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The Small Things: Specter Spelunker Shrinks

It looks great in motion, btw. GO PARALLAX!

Within seconds of playing this Simon Parkin Special, I knew I was going to post it. And now, you’re all going to play it, because it features the best single thing you’ll experience today. The “it” is Specter Spelunker Shrinks. The execution leaves something to be desired – checkpoint positioning is off, is occasionally a bit laggy, etc – but the core wonder is just plain wonderful. The vague De Stijl art vibe is great, but the central Alice-In-Wonderland device deserves applause. There life in the indie-platformer-with-a-novel-idea formula yet. Go play! Some video follows! Yes!
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