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  • Blog Post: Limbo Developer Announces New Game, Inside [Trailer Added]

    Playdead debuted the first trailer for its new game, Inside. The developer of indie megahit Limbo has been working on the game for the past four years. The 2D adventure platformer shows a young boy moving through a depressing dystopia Inside will debut as a limited time exclusive on Xbox One in early... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Heading To iOS, Has Sold Over 3 Million Copies Across All Platforms

    Limbo, the atmospheric puzzle-platformer from PlayDead has released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, and most recently Vita , and now it's coming to iOS devices. Along with the iOS announcement, PlayDead revealed that the game has sold over 3 million copies across all of its platforms. The game will... More
  • Blog Post: Playdead Adapting Limbo For The PlayStation Vita

    After nearly three years since initial release, the celebrated sidescroller Limbo will be ported to the PlayStation Vita. Limbo made reviewers take notice that it is not only entertaining, but can serve as a prime example of video games as an art form. Original developer Playdead, along with Double Eleven... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Dev's Next Game Still Two Years Out

    PlayDead's atmospheric platformer Limbo wowed audiences when it was released more than two years ago. It's understandable that fans are interested in seeing what the studio has in the works. Those fans are about to get a lesson in patience. PlayDead game director Arnt Jensen told IGN that the... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Special Boxed Edition Revealed

    Playdead announced today that a goody-filled boxed edition of the game is now available. The hard-boxed edition includes DRM-free PC and Mac versions of the game, a standalone soundtrack, seven art cards, a boy sticker, a Steam gift key, and a pair of 3D glasses. It retails for $24.99, and is available... More
  • Blog Post: Maybe The Dark World Of Limbo Isn't So Creepy After All?

    Part of the reason that many gamers found themselves pleasantly pulled in by brutal platforming and puzzles of Limbo was its dark overtones and unresolved mysteries. Who were the shadowy figures attacking this seemingly innocent child? What was up with that horrific giant spider? Where were these nightmarish... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Sells Over One Million Worldwide

    The sales of Playdead's haunting puzzle-platforming title still haven't slowed down. Today the developer announced that Limbo has sold over one million copies worldwide. The impressive sales aren't surprising considering that the game, which came out on Xbox Live Arcade in July 2010, still... More
  • Blog Post: Playdead Upping The "Weird" Factor For Limbo Follow-Up

    The Danish developer says its secret new title will be even more off-kilter than its stunning debut. The new single-player game, which has been under development for over year, is "similar in many ways [to Limbo], but so different" and "more 3D than you would think" according to Playdead... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Creators Buy Their Own Company Back

    Playdead managed to craft quite the hit with its unique black & white platformer last year. Apparently, the game did so well that Playdead is ready to take back possession of its own house. The news comes via a post at Gamasutra , where it is reported that Playdead has completed the purchase of…itself…from... More
  • Blog Post: [Update]: Limbo Confirmed For PSN, Steam

    [Update]: Playdead has confirmed that the former XBLA exclusive will be heading to competing platforms. Speaking with Joystiq , Playdead's CEO Dino Patti confirmed yesterday's rumor, telling the site that "Limbo is in production for Steam and PSN, and is coming very soon." Patti also... More
  • Blog Post: XBLA Triple Pack Offers Trials HD, Limbo & 'Splosion Man

    We'd always hoped that it would come to this. Downloadable games have taken off on platforms like Xbox Live Arcade, and now Microsoft is offering a retail box copy containing three of XBLA's best titles. Limbo, Trials HD (shown above), and 'Splosion Man are coming out in a Triple Pack for... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo, Inertia Win Top Indie Game Challenge Honors

    Last night, the teams responsible for two beloved indie titles walked away from the Indie Game Challenge in Las Vegas, Nevada with some big awards. Playdead's black and white sidescroller, Limbo, and Team Hermes's zero gravity 2D game, Inertia, both won the highest awards. The grand prize was... More
  • Blog Post: Makers of Limbo Have New Game In New Universe

    Playdead has revealed that their next game will be something entirely new, but it should appeal to fans of their atmospheric black & white Limbo title. In an interview with Joystiq , Playdead CEO Dino Patti revealed the developer's upcoming plans, but fell short of revealing any concrete details... More
  • Blog Post: Limbo Owns The Summer of Arcade

    Developer Playdead's eerie, thoughtful, and downright devilish sidescrolling puzzle/platformer Limbo delighted critics and gamers alike, and Microsoft says that the game was also a sales success. Microsoft Game Studios vice president Phil Spencer told Joystiq that Limbo was the number-one seller... More
  • Blog Post: YouTube Clip Shows Off LimboBigPlanet

    The creativity and ingenuity of LittleBigPlanet's user base never fails to impress us, and this video is a great example why. Playdead's Limbo may be an Xbox Live Arcade exclusive, but that doesn't mean that PlayStation 3 owners are left out entirely. Created by user bra2008, this clever... More
  • Blog Post: Quick 15: Limbo

    The haunting puzzle/platform title Limbo hit Xbox Live Arcade last week. Are you still not sure if you want to spend $15 to pick up the full game? Then watch this edition of the Quick 15, where we pick up where the game's demo leaves off, showing you the up and downs of your next 15 minutes in Limbo... More
  • Blog Post: Spooky Indie Title Limbo Will Go Multiplatform

    According to a post by the ESRB , indie developer PLAYDEAD's upcoming downloadable title that was once thought to be an XBLA exclusive, will creep its way onto the PlayStation 3 and PC. This is great news for anyone looking to dig into this atmospheric and unique title that was nominated for an IGF... More
  • Blog Post: Indie Week: Day Three

    [Welcome to Indie Week at gameinformer.com. We’ve got a full seven days of indie game coverage leading up to the 2010 Independent Games Festival Awards. Check the hub daily for new previews, interviews and other coverage of the top independent games of the year.] Welcome to day three of Indie Week... More
  • Blog Post: PlayDead's Limbo Announced For XBLA

    As a judge for the 2010 Independent Games Festival, I've spent the past several months playing through dozens of games that represent the best of what indie has to offer. While I've been generally impressed across the board, several still stick out as my favorites, and Limbo has been an early... More
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