Chains is a challenging puzzle game with a unique feel and distinctive vector graphics style. The object of the game is simple - to link adjacent bubbles of the same color into chains. As you progress through the physics-driven stages it becomes increasingly more challenging and players' speed, strategy and skill will be put to the test.
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Data di rilascio: 25 nov 2008
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Consigliato dai curatori

"100% Touch perfect gameplay."

Recensioni

“Chains is dripping with innovation and individuality: there is nothing quite like it.” -OutOfEight, 75%
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“Chains has some of the simplest rules in puzzle games... but that doesn't mean the game is easy or childish. There are endless ways to change and refine your strategy.” -IndieGameMag, 89%
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“A solid lesson of style, innovation and originality - exactly as every independent game should be done!” -UniGamesity, 80%
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“a remarkably good puzzle game” -Rock, Paper, Shotgun
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Chains is a challenging puzzle game with a unique feel and distinctive vector graphics style. The object of the game is simple - to link adjacent bubbles of the same color into chains. As you progress through the physics-driven stages it becomes increasingly more challenging and players' speed, strategy and skill will be put to the test.

  • 20 levels each focusing on action, strategy or flow
  • Physics-driven gameplay
  • 3 difficulty modes
  • Colorblind option
  • Up to 15 player profiles
  • Unique art direction with beautiful vector graphics
  • Soundtrack from the Belgian electro band Silence
  • Unlimited replayability value

Requisiti di sistema

Windows
Mac OS X
    • Supported OS: Windows® XP or Windows® Vista
    • Processor: 1 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 256 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX compatible 128 MB graphics card
    • DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectX compatible audio card
    • Hard Drive: 30 MB of hard disk space
    • Input: Keyboard and Mouse

    Minimi:

    • Sistema Operativo: Mac OS X 10.4.11 o successivo
    • RAM: 256 MB
    • Grafica: Scheda video 128 MB
    • Hard Disk: 60 MB di spazio libero
Recensioni utili dai clienti
20 persone su 26 (77%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
4.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 8 febbraio
Chains is a game about linking 3+ bubbles of the same colour. It features 20 puzzles, each different from one another. Rules, objectives, layout change from one puzzle to the next, sometimes even the gravity is modified.

Basically though there are two types: puzzles that make you think a little, and puzzles where you have to act fast. Unfortunately there is much more of the "act fast" ones. When I got this game I thought it will be relaxing & laid-back. It wasn't most of the time. Chains require focus, reflex and speed, which makes it rather tense experience, stressful even. Hey, I'm old ^^>

I finished the game, although that turned out to be a test of patience. The progress I made was wiped a couple of times or rolled back (I had severe saving issues for some reason), so I was forced to repeat each puzzle at least a couple of times. Without all that repetition the game is very short.

I'm recommending this because "on fence" or "so-so" is not an option. Plus Chains isn't bad, so thumbs down would be unfair. Also, I like the music/ambiance, the art style/ design choice and the variety. I appreciate each puzzle being different (even though not my speed), as I'm often tired with games that have hundreds of carbon copy puzzles with barely any modifications. Ideas for some puzzles/ level design are neat as well :)
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2 persone su 2 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
0.5 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 3 agosto
There's nothing wrong with it, it's a great little puzzle game. However, the price is juuust too much for such a simple game. I wouldn't mind paying 2 or 3 dollars for it, but really, 5 is a big investment in something that only takes a few minutes to beat.
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1 persone su 2 (50%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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0.8 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 24 luglio
I played 11 out of 20 levels, i liked the game and it is fine until the level "11.coathanger", that is pure frustration out of player control. I blazed through this game just fine and that freaking level had me trying to beat it more than 7 times.

There are better timekillers and relaxing games on steam and better games on fkng Newgrounds.

I am being a bit harsh here, sorry, their 2D engine seems to be superior to flash thought.

BTW my antivirus blocked this game when i tried to change resolutions and fullscreen, and that shouldn't be happening.
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37 persone su 47 (79%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
3.0 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 21 marzo 2014
From the makers of "Obulis" (also reviewed by me) comes this nice physics engine game.
First: The game "Chains" is no big deal. That means the game mechanics are quite simple and the graphics are flatten. But what it makes special is the relaxing chillout soundtrack in the background. Never felt so comfortable in a game.

The levels are generally easy. You have to link the same colored bubbles to chains, as longer as better.
Sometimes there are pretty inventive modes like calculation numbers inside the bubbles to a balance or to deny downfalling bubbles to block a tube by upchaining and eliminate them. There's all kind of challenge and entertainment you can expect from a good puzzle game.
Take a -90% Coupon and pay only 40 Cent to tryout all the great 20 levels.
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29 persone su 37 (78%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
3.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 20 gennaio 2014
Got a cupon - 90% bought it cuz it was 0,40. Installed it, playing it now for 10 minutes and it's really good to kill time! :D
Oh, yea forgot to say, it have great music!

The best puzzle game i have ever played!

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Great for killing time!

You won't get bored fast because some levels are easy and some are hard.

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Not so many levels
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