App description: MOUNTAIN
~ you are mountain - you are god ~

Ambient procedural mountain game, as seen on The Internet.
#1 bestselling RPG in 33 countries.

FEATURES
- no controls
- automatic save
- audio on/off switch
- time moves forward
- things grow and things die
- nature expresses itself

"Mountain breaks the mold of video games."
- Ian Bogost, The Atlantic

"Nothing You Do Matters in This Game, But Youll Still Obsess Over It."
- Bo Moore, WIRED

"At the beginning of the game, I find the idea cute. By the end, I am hypnotized."
- Carolina A. Miranda, LA Times

"Welcome to an existential nightmare."
- Patrick Klepek, Giant Bomb

"The time I spend with Mountain feels slightly more real to me than anything else inside my computer."
- Leigh Alexander, Gamasutra

"Mountain upends expectations, refusing to fit into preexisting categories."
- Justin Cone, Motionographer

"I dont like to talk emotions but this game genuinely is so uplifting."
- Alice O'Connor, Rock Paper Shotgun

"The only experience that has ever made me feel sad about a geological phenomenon."
- Andrew Webster, The Verge
07-01-2014, 02:18 AM
#2
Should be out around the Globe by now

07-01-2014, 02:25 AM
#3
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Philippines
Posts: 18,554
"No controls?"

Is it a movie or a game?

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword
07-01-2014, 02:31 AM
#4
Quote:
Originally Posted by Exact-Psience View Post
"No controls?"

Is it a movie or a game?
It`s a...mountain
07-01-2014, 02:54 AM
#5
This seems like snake oil.
07-01-2014, 03:09 AM
#6
I may TOFTT on this one, but I have not decided yet. This might be to weird to pass up.
07-01-2014, 03:17 AM
#7
Joined: Mar 2010
Location: Washington D.C.
Posts: 3,112
Went to their website and you need a password in order to view the vid. Seems a bit strange...
07-01-2014, 03:22 AM
#8
In the upcoming games thread there's a video. Looks about as exciting as watching paint dry but without the awesome fumes.
07-01-2014, 04:46 AM
#10
Joined: Jul 2012
Location: U.S.
Posts: 2,031
Soooooo. Pretty much you just watch a mountain as it progresses through time for 50 hours? I'm guessing it's more of a "zen thing" rather than an actual game?