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  • magicpanda 31 Oct 2008 15:13:04 13,274 posts
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    Something a bit different...

    The Unfinished Swan

    The Unfinished Swan is a first-person painting game set in an entirely white world. Players can splatter paint to help them find their way through an unusual garden.

    Watch the vid, looks like it could have a lot of potential if it's ever released.

    Has a nice creepy vibe about it.
  • Psychotext 31 Oct 2008 15:16:13 53,855 posts
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    That's very cool. :)
  • Dirtbox 31 Oct 2008 15:17:23 77,480 posts
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    Looks really interesting.

    I'm not sure it's got a lot more to it than finding your way through a maze though.

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  • Pac-man-ate-my-wife 31 Oct 2008 15:18:23 7,004 posts
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    Just like de Blob!

    ;)

    I really love the look of this, although have doubts that'll it'll be a fun game.
  • FWB 31 Oct 2008 15:23:05 43,881 posts
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    Yeah looks different but wonder how it'll play. If adding paint not only revealed but changed the environment - i.e. if you can't see it, you can bypass it - it could lead to something interesting.
  • JYM60 31 Oct 2008 15:23:39 16,783 posts
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    Is it true that the queen eats swan?

    Someone told me that.

    [8/10] http://www.youtube.com/lllBetterThanHalolll

  • magicpanda 31 Oct 2008 15:27:24 13,274 posts
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    No, she controls them all.
  • FWB 31 Oct 2008 15:28:27 43,881 posts
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    Why do you think she's got that crown? It isn't cosmetic.
  • thefilthandthefury 31 Oct 2008 15:35:19 24,952 posts
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    Swan mind control.

    Onward, my feathery minions.
  • jellyhead 31 Oct 2008 15:36:28 24,350 posts
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    Bring it!
    I'd just scale up the standard attack and kick them in the f&%king neck twice :)

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  • Dirtbox 31 Oct 2008 15:38:53 77,480 posts
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    FWB wrote:
    Yeah looks different but wonder how it'll play. If adding paint not only revealed but changed the environment - i.e. if you can't see it, you can bypass it - it could lead to something interesting.
    Can't really do that though, it just won't work without incredibly complex level design. What's to stop you turning 25 degrees left and walking straight to the exit?

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  • Ged42 31 Oct 2008 15:41:48 7,704 posts
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    Wierd, yet cool :)

    Would make a good internet flash game like those Viridian/Crimson Room games. Though it might also work as a PSN or Wiiware game.
  • HarryPalmer 31 Oct 2008 15:45:00 3,124 posts
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    annoying paint sound.
  • FWB 1 Nov 2008 07:11:45 43,881 posts
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    Dirtbox wrote:
    FWB wrote:
    Yeah looks different but wonder how it'll play. If adding paint not only revealed but changed the environment - i.e. if you can't see it, you can bypass it - it could lead to something interesting.
    Can't really do that though, it just won't work without incredibly complex level design. What's to stop you turning 25 degrees left and walking straight to the exit?

    What if you can't see the exit because it's around a corner and what if the corner isn't visible until you paint it? What if the exit isn't visible until you paint it? Or perhaps the door doesn't open until you've activated something else in the level?

    Agree that it wouldn't be easy to design though.
  • frugtkompot 3 May 2012 19:22:02 2,819 posts
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    Wow. What an old thread. There is a new preview up on EuroGamer, trailer and interview on GameTrailers.

    Looks and sounds very interesting. After the rush of Journey, I am definitely up for more emotional games of adventure.
  • Zerrin 3 May 2012 23:35:22 14 posts
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    So, it's Labyrinth, in first person, in monochrome (except for the gold highlights), with paint splattering?

    Yeah, I could go for that!

    (Oh, come on, I cannot be the only one who immediately thought Labyrinth after seeing the big maze surrounding the castle town!)

    Edited by Zerrin at 23:38:44 03-05-2012
  • smoothpete 1 Oct 2012 13:36:31 31,362 posts
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    So... Anyone play this at the expo? I watched someone play it for a short time. It looked cool.
  • henro_ben 1 Oct 2012 13:39:00 2,211 posts
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    I only got to watch it, nobody seemed to want to stop playing - so presumably good!?

    Did look pretty cool.
  • Deleted user 1 October 2012 14:04:06
    Every time I saw it people were playing on it with others waiting to have a go. Would like to buy the game :)
  • Zackv4861 1 Oct 2012 18:23:33 1,082 posts
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    I also wanted to try this at the expo but missed out. Looks good though
  • HiddenAway 5 Oct 2012 14:50:29 14,859 posts
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    Release date: 17th October 2012 (EU PSN+), 24th October 2012 (Everyone)

    Priced 9.99

    On Twitter: @HiddenAway1

  • smoothpete 15 Oct 2012 11:55:12 31,362 posts
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    Review is up on the front page if anyone is interested
  • DaM 15 Oct 2012 12:01:04 12,905 posts
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    magicpanda wrote:
    The Unfinished Swan is a first-person painting game set in an entirely white world.
    Sounds right up Lexx's street.
  • smoothpete 3 Nov 2012 14:34:02 31,362 posts
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    This is great by the way. Just played through it. No one else played it so far then?
  • King_Edward 3 Nov 2012 18:41:28 11,454 posts
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    Yeah. Really liked most of it.
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