Stuck on Limbo

An amazing puzzle/platforming game for fans of Braid, Metroid, Portal, etc

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a story on the Xbox Live Arcade games sale going on, and I mentioned that I was planning on finally picking up Limbo. Well, I did, and in short: it’s incredible. I didn’t initially intend on even writing a review for this game, but there are so many gamers out there like myself that still had not gotten around to this gem. There is so much to like about Limbo, I just couldn’t keep it to myself. Old school gamers and new school gamers alike have already come together to celebrate this game’s greatness, and for good reason.

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Grab them XBLA Games on the Cheap!

This guy's totally legit, don't be a pansy!

For those who haven’t heard, there’s a massive sale on Xbox Live’s Arcade titles this week, and TODAY ONLY (4.15) some of the biggest titles to grace Microsoft’s online service will be marked up to 50% off!

ON SALE APRIL 15TH ONLY:

Limbo: 1200 600 MSP (50%)
Castle Crashers:  1200 600 MSP (50%)
Shadow Complex:  1200 600 MSP (50%)
Trials HD:  1200 600 MSP (50%)
Monday Night Combat:  1200 600 MSP (50%)
Braid: 800 400 MSP (50%)
Splosion Man: 800 400 MSP (50%)

Click the jump to see more deals going on this week:

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Super Meat Boy, And Why I Hate My Life

Wrecked is happy to bring you our first-ever guest contribution, from Victor Matallana in Dublin, CA. Let him know if you liked his work by sounding off in the comments below!

-WR

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Back in the day, we played real games. We played games that never forgave your mistakes. We didn’t have recharge health, or checkpoints, or aim assist. You fought tooth and nail from that first small pit to that final boss, where the difference between life and death was a single pixel. You played a game and it was hard and you lived with it.

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