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For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
A fresh spin on a classic genre, Blowfish Meets Meteor begins as a simple block-breaker and steadily unfolds into something much greater as the player grasps the mechanics of the game. Incorporating innovative puzzle-solving elements, eight engaging boss battles, and frantic action sequences into its unique block-breaking format, the game features 10+ hours of content and 60 bite-sized levels across six chipper undersea worlds. Thousands of frames of hand-drawn animation and nearly 30 minutes of original soundtrack accompany players on the mission to save mermaid-kind, with absolutely zero in-app purchases to tarnish the experience.