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Topic # 103575 11-Jun-2012 13:37 Send private message

Just in case people have missed this:

http://www.humblebundle.com/

Pay "whatever you feel like" and get;

Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP
Limbo
Psychonauts
Amnesia: The Dark Descent

Pay more than the average (Currently US$8.34) and also get:

Braid
Lone Survivor
Super Meat Boy
Bastion

All are available for Mac, Linux and PC, and either as DRM-free direct downloads, BitTorrents, or Steam.

Part of the purchase goes to the author, part to the Humble Bundle people, and part to the EFF and/or Childs play charities.


Worth the price of admission just for Psychonauts IMO.




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  Reply # 638933 11-Jun-2012 13:56 Send private message

i buy everyone one that comes out, for the cost of 10$ its well worth it compared to the cost of some of thoses games..

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  Reply # 638935 11-Jun-2012 13:59 Send private message

Fantastic value, bought the whole lot last week.

Really enjoying Bastion but haven't had much time to try the others.


Edit: Also fun to watch the competition between notch and HumbleBrony.



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  Reply # 638941 11-Jun-2012 14:11 Send private message

Curse ANZ not having debit cards, Id click purchase quite happily............. :(




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  Reply # 639554 12-Jun-2012 11:35 Send private message

Wow. They've hit over $4M in sales. I purchased mine when the average price was about $7.39 USD, hadn't hit $2M at that time from what I can recall.

Nice deal.

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  Reply # 643754 20-Jun-2012 13:06 Send private message

nice deal but what are the games like ?

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  Reply # 643810 20-Jun-2012 14:08 Send private message

^ Amnesia: The Dark Descent is a good horror game, it scared the hell outta me.




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  Reply # 644209 21-Jun-2012 12:08 Send private message

boys: nice deal but what are the games like ?


Bastion seems a decent game. Braid, and Super Meat Boy are quite cool as well. Having those titles as non-DRM installs is really convenient. I think Mac and more specifically Linux users are chuffed about the native (relatively speaking) versions as well.

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