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The Act Trailer - (by Chillingo)

03-08-2012, 04:00 PM
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The Act - (by Chillingo)

In the tradition of some of the world’s most classic animations comes The Act – a unique, film-quality game that lets you control 2D animated characters completely interactively.
Enter the magical world of Edgar and Sylvia – two unforgettable characters drawn together by fate and circumstance. Help Edgar - a well-meaning window washer – in his quest to rescue his brother, save his job, and romance the woman of his dreams!

Follow the characters through hilarious adventures, and across a visually-rich tapestry of scenes and scenarios. Experience the unique, adaptive musical score, and sound effects that respond directly to real-time gameplay.

With stunning visuals, a captivating storyline and simple controls, The Act is a tremendous deal of fun for anyone (6-65+ years), and an exciting new form of animated game.

Last edited by Sanuku; 03-08-2012 at 05:17 PM.
03-08-2012, 05:28 PM
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I wonder if it'll be a nice experience like PA? Cartoonish graphics look amazing

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03-08-2012, 05:30 PM
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Gosh I really need some Sleep. If a Mode reads this - Please change the Thread Title to The Act - (by Chillingo)

03-08-2012, 05:57 PM
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Hopefully the gameplay is fun because I am really looking forward to this
03-08-2012, 06:04 PM
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This looks like a great interactive story.

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06-19-2012, 09:31 AM
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imply put, there is nothing else like The Act on the App Store. Part game, part interactive animated comedy, it is truly unique. Help guide Edgar’s actions and emotions as you try to win the girl and save his brother in this beautiful adventure.


  • Stunning, hand-drawn artwork and animations.
  • Hilarious storyline with a host of unforgettable moments.
  • Intuitive controls that are simple but allow for huge variety of actions.
  • Gameplay and design that's totally unique the App Store.
  • Beautiful musical score.

Coming this Week...

Last edited by Sanuku; 06-19-2012 at 09:33 AM.
06-19-2012, 11:10 AM
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I can't help but to point this out. The game they released last week (Eager beaver) has the same name. They are both named Edgar..weird.
06-19-2012, 12:40 PM
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Originally Posted by extreme472000 View Post
I can't help but to point this out. The game they released last week (Eager beaver) has the same name. They are both named Edgar..weird.
O-M-G! You're right!! Great catch!

Could that be a sign of some sort of government conspiracy? I demand a thorough investigation!

/sarc off

Great looking game. I'm curious to see if/how player actions impact the unfolding story.
06-19-2012, 01:05 PM
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My only Instabuy so far this week.
06-19-2012, 01:19 PM
Universal app or only for iphone?