Fez

Fez fuses retro psychedelia with the spirit of the Nintendo classics to create a mysterious and wonderful adventure game.

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VideoNew Fez footage circles around

Another glimpse at the isometric Xbox Live Arcade wonder.

VideoHats off to this new Fez footage

Entrancing Xbox Live Arcade puzzler due early 2012.

VideoFez footage is visually stunning

XBLA platformer just around the corner.

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The best Vita games

Our pick of the games on Sony's indie powerhouse handheld.

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The best PC games

Old and new, this is our pick of the PC games you should play today.

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The best PS4 games

Our picks from the amazingly broad library of Sony's newest machine.

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August's PlayStation Plus free games include Fez, Crysis 3

Plus Proteus, Lego Harry Potter and Vita newbie Metrico.

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Fez dev Polytron partnering to release indie title Panoramical

"One word we're trying real hard to avoid is 'publishing'."

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Fez finally comes to PS4, PS3 and Vita in March

Polytron calls PS4 port the "best-looking and smoothest" version.

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Fez has sold one million copies

"Thank you for putting up with the bulls***!"

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Fez debuts on Mac and Linux in Humble Indie Bundle 9

UPDATE: Bastion, Limbo and A Virus Named Tom added.

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Fan-harassed writer Jennifer Hepler leaves BioWare

Questions whether abusive fans scare away talent.

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Fez developer Polytron is "working with Sony"

Mac and Linux ports are still on the way.

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CliffyB appeals to Phil Fish for games industry return

"Never underestimate the intestinal fortitude of the anonymous loser."

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Phil Fish to patch Fez on Xbox Live Arcade

"IT'S A 4TH OF JULY MIRACLE."

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Microsoft no longer charges developers to patch their Xbox 360 games

UPDATE: Microsoft confirms. Fez creator Phil Fish investigating if this is retroactive.

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Fez 2 will not appear on a Microsoft console due to its restriction on self-publishing

"Fez 2 is to Fez 1 what Zelda 2 was to Zelda 1, but more different."

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Fez sells 200,000 copies in a year on Xbox Live Arcade

"Which is completely f***ing crazy when you think about it."

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Fez dated for Steam in early May

UPDATE: Coming to Mac, but probably not 3DS. Working with Sony to hopefully make a PSN port.

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The Halo trilogy, Fez and Dyad outed on the Steam database

UPDATE: Microsoft denies Halo coming to Steam. Dyad creator confirms. Aiming for a March release.

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FeatureTrends of 2013: Rise of the indies

How the changing industry has created a perfect storm of indie development.

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XBLA hit Fez goes multiplatform in 2013

Have I got time for one more?

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FeatureDevelopers' Games of 2012

Levine! Molyneux! Dean Hall!

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Microsoft responds to Polytron's claims that fixing Fez would be too costly

Offered to make sure price wouldn't have been a "blocking issue."

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Save corrupting Fez patch back online

"For 99 per cent of people, it makes Fez a better game."

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FeatureLost Humanity 2: No More Heroes

Robert Florence asks: Where are our video game heroes?

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Microsoft pulls Fez patch

"YAY GAME DEVELOPMENT!"

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New Fez patch is "kinda broken", warns Polytron

Players report corrupted save files.

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FeatureActual New Games of 2012: The Half-Time Verdict

We pass judgement on the candidates from January and add a few to the list.

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Fez racks up 100,000 XBLA sales

Acclaimed indie platformer does the business.

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Indie Game: The Movie download date announced

Coming to iTunes, Steam next month.

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FeatureEurogamer's Fez Notebooks

The things we scribbled down while deciphering Polytron's XBLA masterpiece.

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Minecraft breaks day-one XBLA sales record

But Fez studio upset at Microsoft's special treatment for Mojang.

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Sony: "our primary PSN audience is indeed more adult"

Journey maker Jenova Chen nods head vigorously.

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Fez tops Xbox Live Arcade chart in debut week

Acclaimed indie platformer just ahead of Skullgirls.

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PodcastEurogamer.net Podcast 109: Fez! Trials! Witcher!

Oli and the Toms talk XBLA's greatest and the world's worst tutorial before playing some music!

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FeatureWhat is Indie?

DIY developers discuss what it means to go solo, and whether the label really matters.

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Polytron vows to squish Fez bugs

"Some pretty serious."

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FeatureGame of the Week: Fez

Today is special day! Adventure is ready!

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EssentialFez Review

Just like that.

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VideoNew Fez footage circles around

Another glimpse at the isometric Xbox Live Arcade wonder.

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Fez development finally wraps up

Stunning indie platformer submitted to Microsoft.

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HBO options TV rights to Indie Game: The Movie

Meat Boy/Fez doc wins acclaim at Sundance fest.

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FeatureTrends of 2012: Indie Games

An indie bundle of British developers predicts this year's trends.

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FeatureActual New Games of 2012

Wonder and joy, please.

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Fez developer moves onto Kinect project

Super Hypercube next up from Phil Fish.

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VideoHats off to this new Fez footage

Entrancing Xbox Live Arcade puzzler due early 2012.

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FeatureMaking an XBLA Game: The Inside Story

Contracts, exclusivity and outsourced Avatar items.

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Fez delayed until early 2012

Bewitching XBLA platformer still not ready.

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GameCity announces Zelda Takeover Day

Plus, Fez to get week-long showcase.

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Fez dev: PC and PSN "would make sense"

But WiiWare can "f*** off".

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VideoFez footage is visually stunning

XBLA platformer just around the corner.

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Fez due on XBLA in "early 2010"

Another from the IGF class of 2008.