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Old 04-19-2012, 12:40 AM
adamjones adamjones is offline
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Default The Journey Down - classic point & click

Graphics part and presentation are good
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Old 04-19-2012, 03:43 PM
Riotgirl Riotgirl is offline
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Grim Fandango? TSMI? Bingo!

I love the art-style, presentation and overall polish in the trailer.

Head-scratching puzzles are perfectly fine, providing that the solution is logical - even if sometimes requires lateral thinking. The problem with TSMI is that some of the puzzles couldn't be figured out by thinking the puzzle through, and required on combining ingredients and hoping for the best.

Extremely promising! Mobile gaming is the perfect platform for a lot of old-school genres to be given a loving 'modern' touch and introduced to a new (as well as old) set of fans.
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Old 04-23-2012, 06:38 PM
skarmachild skarmachild is offline
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Looks absolutely stunning - the more classic adventure games like this that come out the better. Love the art style but the main character looks a bit scary...
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Old 04-23-2012, 08:58 PM
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Definitely on my Wishlist for this Year. Looking forward to see more about it in the following Months.
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Old 04-24-2012, 07:07 PM
4xor01 4xor01 is offline
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Looks great!
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Old 05-02-2012, 03:32 PM
IrishRed IrishRed is offline
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This looks great to me, I love the return to adventure games that seems to be happening. The iPad interface in particular is great for it. Narrative, puzzles, humor, and adventure without constant IAP prompts feels like a step forward at this point even though it's retro.

Curious: Did you use a particular engine or library for this?
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:07 PM
skygoblin skygoblin is offline
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Default Finally launched!

Hey all!

I just thought I should mention that the game finally has been released and that it is

Now available in the app store!

It costs $2.99 and is built for both iPad and iPhone.

We've been getting some great reviews too!

Some sweet quotes

9/10 - "The Journey Down: Episode One is an expertly put together piece of entertainment." - Pocket Gamer

"With its exquisite hand painted graphics and its singular Afro-Caribbean setting, The Journey Down is one of the most original adventure games I've played in ages." - Kotaku

"I have a feeling this game will end up on Apple’s shortlist for Game of the Year in 2013." - AppAdvice


Thanks for your supportive comments in this thread - they helped motivate our development! If you do chose to buy the game, (THANKS!) please drop me a line here and tell me what you thought about it. I'd love to hear your comments.

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Old 12-11-2013, 11:50 PM
call of brothulhu call of brothulhu is offline
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Just saw the update with the chapter two preview! SO EXCITED!!!!
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