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Old 20th-October-2013, 10:17 AM   ProxyAmenRa's time 20th-October-2013, 08:18 PM    #1
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Don't play this game! It provokes existential crises while you're playing. Though, it is hilarious at the same time. Well worth playing.
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Old 20th-October-2013, 10:37 AM   doncarlzone's time 20th-October-2013, 10:37 AM    #2
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I am intrigued. I love this trailer:

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Old 20th-October-2013, 10:51 AM   ProxyAmenRa's time 20th-October-2013, 08:51 PM    #3
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It is absolute genius. My life has been irreversibly changed for the worse.
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Old 20th-October-2013, 02:33 PM   Cognisant's time 21st-October-2013, 12:33 AM    #4
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Just played it.

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Well that happened.
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Old 21st-October-2013, 01:21 PM   kantor1003's time 21st-October-2013, 01:21 PM    #5
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I wonder how far this parable was meant to be extended! Great game and pretty much a must play. Very clever.
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Old 21st-October-2013, 01:49 PM   Puffy's time 21st-October-2013, 01:49 PM    #6
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^ Yeah, I remember this game making me feel sour for a few hours afterwards.

If I recall I broke the game by finding an alternative ending: leaping off the barriers a few times ultimately killing myself.

I'd like to say it was outside the game's script, but if I can do it's not in the end. Still, within the context of the game: lol, just lol.
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Old 21st-October-2013, 02:24 PM   Cognisant's time 22nd-October-2013, 12:24 AM    #7
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Try unplugging the phone, now that's how you break the game.

If anyone figures out how to beat the control room let us know.
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Old 21st-October-2013, 02:24 PM   Brontosaurie's time 21st-October-2013, 03:24 PM    #8
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i'll probably never get around to playing this but i love it to bits anyway
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Old 11th-November-2013, 06:22 PM   Coolydudey's time 11th-November-2013, 08:22 PM    #9
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You guys made me buy it. Thanks for that, I appreciate a pointer to an interesting game.
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Old 26th-November-2013, 01:20 AM   Turniphead's time 25th-November-2013, 07:21 PM    #10
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Try unplugging the phone, now that's how you break the game.

If anyone figures out how to beat the control room let us know.
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Beat it, as in get outside? You just keep going through it?
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Old 26th-November-2013, 06:52 AM   Meer's time 26th-November-2013, 01:53 AM    #11
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"Eight."

The demo, which is free on Steam, is itself worth playing.

I think what Cognisant means is disabling the self-destruct in the control room.

Also, I couldn't figure out what to do in the broom closet.
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