Jump to content


Has anyone tried Limbo?

Limbo fantasy mac weird limbo

  • Please log in to reply
14 replies to this topic

#1 makmoco

makmoco

    Newbie

  • Members
  • 5 posts

Posted 07 March 2016 - 08:57 PM

Hi, I saw the game the other day on iTunes and I want to know if it is worth the $5, it looks like a small game. But is it worth it?

#2 Thain Esh Kelch

Thain Esh Kelch

    Admin

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4160 posts
  • Steam ID:thaineshkelch
  • Location:Denmark

Posted 08 March 2016 - 01:45 AM

http://www.metacriti...m/game/pc/limbo
"They're everywhere!" -And now, time for some Legend of Zelda.

iMac 2011, quad 3,4Ghz i7, 1TB Samsung EVO 840, 8GB RAM, 2GB Radeon 6970m. + 2016 Macbook m3 + iPad 2 64GB + iPhone 4S 64GB + Girlfriend + Daughter

#3 Cougar

Cougar

    Master Blaster

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1674 posts
  • Steam Name:FuzzyPuffin

Posted 08 March 2016 - 08:11 AM

It's $2 on iTunes right now. Yes, it's worth it.

#4 ehuelga

ehuelga

    Heroic

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 310 posts
  • Steam Name:El Spud
  • Location:Mill Valley, CA

Posted 08 March 2016 - 06:21 PM

Yes. Superb.
The commute from Mill Valley to Cupertino is a real bitch.

#5 Matt Diamond

Matt Diamond

    Uberspewer

  • IMG Writers
  • 2819 posts
  • Location:PA; US
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 08 March 2016 - 11:06 PM

Deliciously creepy. I'm not a huge platformer fan but I played it all the way through. Good mix of timing/jump skills and puzzles.
www.mindthecube.com

Current setup: macOS 10.14.x/2018 Mac Mini 3.2GHz i7/16GB RAM/Sonnet Breakaway 650 eGPU w Sapphire Radeon VEGA 56 8GB

#6 makmoco

makmoco

    Newbie

  • Members
  • 5 posts

Posted 09 March 2016 - 09:55 PM

Indeed it looks awesome. Any other games you recommend like this one? Artistic and kinda creepy?

#7 Camper-Hunter

Camper-Hunter

    Heroic

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 469 posts
  • Steam Name:Camper-Hunter
  • Steam ID:Rorqual
  • Location:Paris, France

Posted 10 March 2016 - 12:53 AM

I can think of Neverending Nightmares.

#8 UmarOMC1

UmarOMC1

    Master Blaster

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1555 posts
  • Location:NYC

Posted 10 March 2016 - 02:45 AM

I had a better experience with the mobile version as the Mac version was never updated to include gamepad support. If you have an app to map keyboard input to a gamepad I'd suggest it, the timing on later levels really requires faster input that benefits from a gamepad.
macOS 10.14.x/3.7GHz i7-8700K Hackintosh/64GB RAM/Gigabyte RADEON VII
(my 'world of hurt' that my kids built in a day & is easier to maintain than Windows)

#9 Matt Diamond

Matt Diamond

    Uberspewer

  • IMG Writers
  • 2819 posts
  • Location:PA; US
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 21 June 2016 - 02:20 PM

LIMBO free on Steam! Deal ends tomorrow (June 22, 2016).

http://store.steampo....com/app/48000/
www.mindthecube.com

Current setup: macOS 10.14.x/2018 Mac Mini 3.2GHz i7/16GB RAM/Sonnet Breakaway 650 eGPU w Sapphire Radeon VEGA 56 8GB

#10 the Battle Cat

the Battle Cat

    Carnage Served Raw

  • Admin
  • 17568 posts
  • Location:Citadel City, Lh'owon
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 21 June 2016 - 06:19 PM

Thanks Matt.  It's a day late for my birthday but I'll take it!
Gary Simmons
the Battle Cat

#11 DirtyHarry50

DirtyHarry50

    Special Snowflake

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1796 posts
  • Steam Name:DirtyHarry
  • Steam ID:dirtyharry2
  • Location:North Carolina, USA

Posted 22 June 2016 - 04:34 AM

View Postthe Battle Cat, on 21 June 2016 - 06:19 PM, said:

Thanks Matt.  It's a day late for my birthday but I'll take it!

Oh! Sorry I missed it you ancient cat! Happy Birthday and many happy returns of the day!
“The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” — Bertrand Russell

#12 macdude22

macdude22

    Like, totally awesome.

  • Forum Moderators
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2306 posts
  • Steam Name:Rakden
  • Location:Iowa
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 22 June 2016 - 07:02 AM

I was told we could stop counting his birthdays after he hit 100. Clearly I was misinformed.
IMG Discord Server | | http://www.trueachie....com/Rakden.htm
Enterprise (iMac18,2): i7 @ 3.6 GHz || 16 GB RAM || Radeon Pro 560 || 2TB Micron + 6TB Toshiba
Defiant (MacBookPro 9,1): Core i7 @ 2.3ghz || 8GB RAM || nVidia GT 650M 512MB || 512GB Toshiba SSD

#13 Frigidman™

Frigidman™

    Eye Sea Yew

  • Admin
  • 4389 posts
  • Steam ID:frigidman
  • Location:East mahn, East!
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 22 June 2016 - 08:23 AM

View Postmacdude22, on 22 June 2016 - 07:02 AM, said:

I was told we could stop counting his birthdays after he hit 100. Clearly I was misinformed.

When did that happen? Its been awhile, I forgot...

-Fm [1oM7]
"I'm not incorruptible, I am so corrupt nothing you can offer me is tempting." - Alfred Bester


#14 the Battle Cat

the Battle Cat

    Carnage Served Raw

  • Admin
  • 17568 posts
  • Location:Citadel City, Lh'owon
  • Pro Member:Yes

Posted 22 June 2016 - 09:23 AM

View Postmacdude22, on 22 June 2016 - 07:02 AM, said:

I was told we could stop counting his birthdays after he hit 100. Clearly I was misinformed.

Which of my nine lives are you talking about?  Anyway that's irrelevant now ever since I discovered the miracle of organ theft.
Gary Simmons
the Battle Cat

#15 Cougar

Cougar

    Master Blaster

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1674 posts
  • Steam Name:FuzzyPuffin

Posted 28 June 2016 - 09:35 AM

Speaking of Limbo, Playdead's new game Inside is getting rave reviews. Hope it gets a Mac release soon.





Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: Limbo, fantasy, mac, weird, limbo