In a world oppressed by ruthless machines, a stronghold full of die-hard TV-sets resists the persecution. Your lost friends and the lack of resources drive you to take action against the extinction. Brave the dangers and go find your comrades to rescue your species!
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Дата на излизане: 15 април 2014

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Рецензии

“The game ends up being a cool combination of Super Meat Boy’s insane difficulty and Rayman’s vibrant art style and replayability”
8/10 – The Gamescouts

“A classic and efficient die & retry, that will delight the admirers of this kind of game”
18/20 – Gamergen

“Your patience and your platforming skills will be tested to their highest levels”
8/10 – That videogame blog

Относно тази игра

In a world oppressed by ruthless machines, a stronghold full of die-hard TV-sets resists the persecution.
Your lost friends and the lack of resources drive you to take action against the extinction.

Brave the dangers and go find your comrades to rescue your species!



Mechanic escape is a platform game full of infernal chases.
In order to find his lost friends, Mech (the hero) doesn't hesitate to play the human cannonball, to pass throughout high-voltage areas or even dodge the most deadly machines. As if that was not enough, many bosses will take a real pleasure in chasing you to stop your insane journey.

Mechanic Escape is a challenge for the most experienced players, that aims to defy your reflexes.
Prepare yourself for a delirious escape combining rhythm and fun.
A breathtaking adventure!

  • 80 levels
  • A hardcore game
  • An original universe
  • Plenty of achievements to unlock
  • Steam Trading Cards
  • Completely playable with a joystick

Do not watch TV, play it.

Системни изисквания

Windows
Mac OS X
    Минимални:
    • ОС: Windows XP (x86 - x64)
    • Процесор: 1.4GHz Processor
    • Памет: 1 GB памет
    • Видеокарта: Any graphic card since 2004
    • DirectX: версия 9.0
    • Устройство за съхранение: 2 GB достъпно пространство
    Препоръчителни:
    • ОС: Windows 7 / 8 (x86 - x64)
    • Процесор: 2.0GHz Processor
    • Памет: 2 GB памет
    • Видеокарта: Any graphic card since 2006
    • DirectX: версия 9.0
    • Устройство за съхранение: 2 GB достъпно пространство
    Минимални:
    • ОС: Mac OS X 10.5 or later
    • Процесор: 1.4GHz Processor
    • Памет: 1 GB памет
    • Видеокарта: Any graphic card since 2004
    • Устройство за съхранение: 2 GB достъпно пространство
    Препоръчителни:
    • ОС: Mac OS X 10.5 or later
    • Процесор: 2.0GHz Processor
    • Памет: 2 GB памет
    • Видеокарта: Any graphic card since 2006
    • Устройство за съхранение: 2 GB достъпно пространство
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JohnnySPIDER | kickback.com
( 2.1 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 30 май
The game is so much fun , pretty coloring system and nice levels , Recommended :)
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Painkiller
( 7.1 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 май
Good Game
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Argodrake
( 1.8 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 5 май
It's a fun game. its easy at the start but becomes harder and harder as you progress through levels.
There's not much of a story, I recommend it if you like challenging games.
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Kir.A
( 4.5 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 25 април
kinda fun
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Nexiu
( 1.6 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 15 април
Don't use a controller, that way you have less things to throw at your computer.
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tqwert19
( 1.2 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 9 януари
junk
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SNooBL
( 1.1 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 31 декември 2015
Got it for free and enjoyed it so far.
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Seneschul
( 1.1 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 31 декември 2015
Not a bad game. Nicely polished, nifty sequences.
Very platformer.
Not much else to say. not much of a story.
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Samurai
( 4.3 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 27 декември 2015
Good Game!!
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coolasianbro
( 11.0 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 27 декември 2015
this is a nice game, sounds good, looks good, try it and you will like it too.
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tqwert21
( 0.9 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 26 декември 2015
Generic platformer
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blueiva
( 5.0 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
nope
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ghostiva
( 3.3 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
:( bad
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smokeiva
( 3.2 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
something is wrong with this game
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alexrose
( 3.8 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
laggy and slow motion game
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cptharis
( 3.8 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
bad game
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jovodota
( 4.1 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
bad game
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smokey667
( 3.5 изиграни часа )
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
bad game
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Най-полезни рецензии  През последните 90 дни
6 от 6 човека (100%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
5 човека намериха тази рецензия за забавна
Препоръчани
1.6 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 15 април
Don't use a controller, that way you have less things to throw at your computer.
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2 от 2 човека (100%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
1 човек намери тази рецензия за забавна
Препоръчани
10.7 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 15 декември 2015
MECHANIC ESCAPE
-REWIEW-
Mechanic Escape is a hard platform game that's for sure.

-You can play for the get achievements but achievements hard and long too.
So if you are not planning to get achievements do not play this game.
Because there is no good story like other platform games.
But anyway if you think you are good at platform games you can try this game for teste yourself.

-So is it worth to buy it?
Money is not worthy for this game i think so stop and think twice before when you buying this game.
But if you are competitive platform player or speedrunner or if you are really a platform lover you can try it anyway
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1 от 2 човека (50%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Не са препоръчани
4.1 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
bad game
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1 от 2 човека (50%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Не са препоръчани
3.8 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 23 декември 2015
bad game
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Най-полезни рецензии  Общо
36 от 43 човека (84%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
7.5 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 27 април 2015
AT A GLANCE
(Full review follows below)

  • Game Name: Mechanic Escape
  • Original Release: 2014
  • Genre Tags: Platformer; Action; Unforgiving
  • My Overall Grade: A-
  • Estimated Playtime (Campaign): 5-10 hours
  • Multiplayer Aspect: None
  • Recommended To: Established fans of the genre; Those intrigued by the genre

REVIEW
Mechanic Escape was a pleasant surprise for me. It is a reaction and path-learning based platformer with rouge-like elements (no checkpoints in levels). Once you beat a level, though, you can move on.

I usually can’t stand rouge-likes, because having to start over from the beginning after playing for an hour+ doesn’t appeal to me. Fortunately the levels in Mechanic Escape are each only about a minute long, so even when you mess up: it isn’t that bad. It does a pretty good job of being difficult without being overbearing. Masochistic gamers out there may disagree and may find this game too easy, but I felt this game was just the right amount of challenging. It toes the line of challenging and downright frustrating, while staying on the better side.

There will be frustrating moments though. About 80% of the times you die it will be because you made a mistake—usually due to the fact you are still learning the proper path through a level. 10% of the times you die it will just be due to the luck of the draw, as there are instances where an enemy attack will be unavoidable due to randomness. And the final 10% are the truly frustrating deaths: those where your character does something you didn’t want due to the minimalistic control scheme. The most annoying example of this is that jumping next to a wall will cause you to wall-jump backwards always, even if you don’t want to. Some games require you to push the directional button towards the wall to execute a wall jump, and if you don’t then you will just jump normally… which gives you more control. In Mechanic Escape, there is no way to jump next to a wall without wall jumping—it doesn’t matter which way you aim the direction. There are other examples as well, but that one was the most egregious for me.

There are 4 worlds with 20 levels each. The first 2 worlds are pretty easy. Towards the end of world 3 and throughout world 4 the levels begin to get quite challenging and will probably require a few dozen tries to get it right. But even the hardest levels can be beaten before it gets to the point of tossing the controller out the window.

The graphics are on par with what you would expect from a modern indie platformer. The music is decent, but pretty unvaried. And there is no story really, just a theme.

In summary, I would say if you are interested in getting a taste of rouge-lite, challenging platformer action, but don’t want a game that’s so over-the-top it will have you pull your hair out: then check out Mechanic Escape.

Follow my curation page to see more of my recommendations!
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30 от 34 човека (88%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
2.8 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 12 октомври 2014
Mechanic Escape is a 2D platform that knows how to tantalize the player with a good level of difficulty. Also, the price is very competitive and the fun is guaranteed.
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26 от 32 човека (81%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
1 човек намери тази рецензия за забавна
Не са препоръчани
7.1 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 25 август 2014
Now before you think I dislike the game, I don't...I just can't recommend it fully for a few reasons which I'll outline in this review. Overall, I'd probably give the game an 8/10 for the first half only, but a 5/10 overall.

Mechanic Escape is a fun little Super Meat Boy-esque platformer in the sense that it is very trial and error. For the most part, when you die it is entirely your fault as the player. It takes skill and dexterity to get through the levels. Again, for the most part.

The story is pretty lax. There's a tiny movie at the beginning and the end. Basically, you're a TV and your TV buddies are captured. You collect them and free them from captivity. That's it. Where it shines, though, is the style. The artwork for it is beautiful and I really enjoyed the general look of the entire game. Some areas seemed to pop more than others and being stuck in certain worlds made me grow tired of their appearance, but for the most part it was a lovely looking game.

Gameplay is where the game both shines and falls flat. Chapters 1, 2, and the first half of 3 were great. The controls felt tight and responsive, though there were some minor pitfalls. The second half of Chapter 3, however, introduced a lot of segments where you have to float upward while avoiding walls, spikes, etc. The problem with this is you are floaty. Too floaty. Nudge right or left fly halfway across the screen floaty. The worst offender is the finale of chapter 3 which may be the hardest level in the game by far. There were 2 or 3 of these air sections in total and they really got on my nerves by the 40th death or so. Note that before this level, the most deaths I've ever gotten in one level was 21 and I would not move to another until I 100% completed it by collecting all the TVs.

Level design was hit or miss. Some levels were awesome and harkened back to platformers of yore. My favourite addition was put into the third chapter and was well welcomed by myself and I'm sure anyone who played Donkey Kong Country...barrel cannons! These were utilized well and one level in particular used them nearly exclusively. That level may have been my favourite in the entire game. Where the level design fails, though, is when it relies too much on making you wait or keeping you moving. Almost every level has a boss enemy that chases you. These enemies are unkillable and never stop, so you must keep moving, too. Add onto the completely broken mechanic of there being laser gates that open and close at set intervals and pillars that can smash you and occasionally you're thrown into many unwinnable situations. Sometimes beating a level is more luck based than skill based since the timing isn't always 100% the same each time you reload.

I also noticed frustrations in controlling your character that didn't matter much in earlier levels but did a TON in later ones: walljumping is performed by being close to a wall and pressing the jump button. Your hitbox is large. A lot of times you will walljump without meaning to and cause your own inadvertent death. Second, any button at all triggers the Kong barrels. If you are running into one and do not let go of the direction button in time, you will be shot out in an instant. This has caused me some unneeded strife in later levels.

There's also a few glitches in the game, too. One that can be both good and bad depending on how its used is some objects do not obey pausing the game. For example, there are turrets that shoot insta-kill fireballs. If you pause the game, the fireballs still travel forward. So too do the smashing pillars raise and lower and the laser gates open and close. This is a horrible design choice if you expect the player to have to pause for any reason. I had to go take a bathroom break halfway through a level in Chapter 4 only to unpause the game and die before I even see what happened. After experimentation, I find out the glitch I mentioned above. Honestly, it wouldn't have hurt to know earlier both to avoid deaths like that and to maybe even the playing field when it comes to those levels where you both have to constantly move but paradoxically wait for a path to open up.

Finally, let's talk about achievements. The ones in this game are really easy to get and if you beat the entire game, you WILL get all of them with the possible exception of the 1000 deaths one. (I had to spam kill myself after beating the game to pick it up). This is all well and good, but there is NO reward for beating the game. Even worse is that the collect x amount of TVs achievements will be maxed out by 100%ing chapter 3, making chapter 4 almost pointless to play unless you really enjoy the game. And by that point, you won't. If you do druge on like I did and 100% the entire game, collecting all TVs and conquer all 80 stages, you are greeted with a short cutscene saying "The End, Thanks For Playing". This is the very same scene you get for just beating the levels without collecting all TVs. In other words, there is no incentive to actually 100% the game. You'll have all the collection achievements by the end of chapter 3 and all the unlockable costumes by the middle of chapter 2.

In conclusion, for completionists this is a terrible game. The glitches and the control gripes make 100% clearing it a chore and you are given nothing in return if you do. For the casual platformer fan, though, this could be a nice diversion or alternative to other games out there. For the price, I do feel it's mostly worth it, but I can't really recommend it as the flaws outweigh what's great. I liked the game, but after about 75% of it I began to tire of it and only continued on to see what it had to offer. I made it that far, might as well complete it. But I was only met with disappointment and a longing for something a little more polished.
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14 от 15 човека (93%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
3 човека намериха тази рецензия за забавна
Препоръчани
1.9 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 31 март 2015
A shocking good time. Very addicting, yet very frustrating. If you die, you start from the beginning of the map. You can't go slow or the evil bot will kill you. You can't go fast or you will miss a jump and die. Either way, you're going to die eventually lol.
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18 от 24 човека (75%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
6.4 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 15 април 2014
This game reminds me literally of Super Meatboy instead though of being a character made of meat your a TV trying to collect other TV's. The game gets increasingly difficult but man is it fun. $5 is asking hardly anything for this great game. Buy it you won't be disappointed. The graphics and music are VERY good, Plus you wanna play on a controller? You got it!
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18 от 24 човека (75%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
6.0 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 12 юли 2014
Nice casual platformer that focuses on trial and error. The controls are tight and the level design is very good. The difficulty curve feels just right and the achievements tied to the game are on the casual side.

The game gives you a solid 4-6 hours of content with 3 extra unlockable outfits as you progress through the game. I'd say $5 is a fair pricepoint seeing as several other platformers within that range can be completed in less time.

4/5
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21 от 30 човека (70%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
1.1 изиграни часа
Рецензия преди официалното излизане
Публикувани: 14 април 2014
I've played an hour of Mechanic Escape (video link below) and completed the first world (20 out of 80) levels and I can say this is a solid platforming game. The controls are tight, the graphics are wacky, some great level design in some places (some annoying designs in others) but overall this is a great platformer, especially for the price. The difficulty was ramping up nicely towards the end of the first world, supposedly the rest of the game gets pretty hard. If you enjoy platformers, this is worth every cent. You can watch my gameplay here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_w5aqVFwNw
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10 от 10 човека (100%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
2 човека намериха тази рецензия за забавна
Препоръчани
7.4 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 5 април 2015
Nice physics, gameplay and music. If you have patience, you can complete all levels with gold stars.
Achievements are easy to unlock and will come as the game progresses.
9.5/10
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11 от 12 човека (92%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
15.3 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 10 ноември 2014
Hardcore platforming goodness right here. Mechanic Escape is fast-paced and fun. You control a little TV-lookig fellow who has to jump, fall, swing from "vines", shoot itself from cannons, and float on air curents, all while dodging tons of environmental hazads and giant robot nemeses my sons and I dubbed Factors. At the same time, you're trying to pick up as many of your little TV friends per level as possible. There are fifty small and five large TVs to collect in each level.

Almost every level requires a bit of trial and error, and memorization of all the little ins and outs and change-ups of the layout. Luckily, it rarely gets too frustrating because the levels are so short, with each taking around a minute to complete. So even if you die, you're usually only seconds away from getting back to where you were. The game starts out fairly easy, but the difficulty increases steadily. A nice feature is that normally if a level is too punishing (and there are some that have taken me dozens of tries) you can skip trying to collect all the TVs and just take the straight route through to make it easier on yourself.

On top of that, the game has a delightful art style, with crispy, bright graphics. This is a great game to take in short bursts of maybe 30 minutes or so at a time, because there's really no story, and you can just pop in and complete a few levels then shelf it for a few days before coming back. Highly recommended for anyone who enjoys a challenging platforming.
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13 от 16 човека (81%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
5 човека намериха тази рецензия за забавна
Препоръчани
4.2 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 5 юни 2015
Do you know how hard it is to play a piece of meat?
Do you know how to be a rabbit from hell?
Have you ever seen snail watching TV?
If you know the answers to these questions then you just need to play this game!
You must buy it on the sale!
P.S. No, this game doesn't have a snail however it has many TV which you have to collect :)
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36 от 59 човека (61%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
2 човека намериха тази рецензия за забавна
16 от 23 човека (70%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
6.7 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 17 април 2014
This is a solid platformer. The gameplay feels like supermeatboy + hell yeah (kinda). The controls are nice and they work well with the mechanics. It seems to be a short game, although I havent finished it yet.

Overall, this is a fairly good buy for 5$
Plus it has trading cards :D
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7 от 7 човека (100%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
1.6 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 24 април 2015
i don't know why i enjoyed this game so much. the physics are really floaty. the story doesn't make ANY sense whatsoever. it's not really all that challenging at all, there are a lot of "just hold the right arrow key and the game will take you where you need to go" levels. but something about the gameplay itself is really addicting.

a good game to buy on sale if you're a fan of platformers, but i wouldn't buy it otherwise.
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11 от 15 човека (73%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
6.5 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 14 юни 2014
This is game is so good, that I am willing to buy an extra copy and store it in my inventory to support the developers. The music is good, the art is fun, the controls are smooth. Fans of Super Meat Boy, Slip, Electronic Super Joy should have this game. P.S. "One more level, just one more level, and that's all for today... Ok. Maybe one more. But that's IT! Oh, ok.."
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6 от 6 човека (100%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
Препоръчани
1.6 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 13 октомври 2014
Fun platformer that stretches out the gameplay loop of Super Meat Boy, making it feel more like old school platformers without losing its edge. And of course, anything with sentient tube TVs is alright in my book.

Want to see some gameplay? Check out my Bundle Buys video on the game!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NVf8nKQ9Hs
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11 от 17 човека (65%) сметнаха тази рецензия за полезна
1 човек намери тази рецензия за забавна
Не са препоръчани
8.1 изиграни часа
Публикувани: 13 август 2014
So fundamentally mediocre that it can't possibly be recommended.
1. Bland level design. All 90 degree angles so there's a limited scale of what's possible and the 80 levels tend to not have anything unique about them. As well, most of the added mechanics don't add much to the game. The cannons have about two levels where they do anything, and the circuits literally add nothing.
2. Bad level design. A lot of the levels are seemingly designed to let you keep moving without stopping, but then a fair number of them actually tend to have collectibles placed in a way that isn't quite natural, forcing a lot of awkward jumps that makes things far harder than necessary; levels where I died the most tended to have this exact problem.
3. Unfair gameplay elements. Two of the three "boss" monsters have attacks that are often luck-based whether or not you can work around them. The missiles can kill you through no fault of your own in narrow corridors or forced jumping sections, and lasers and tight corridors just never mix. The bosses often seem shoehorned into the levels simply because every level is obligated to have one, and the levels aren't designed with them in mind; especially the case with timed elements that can often force you to wait /during/ chase sections. Eugh.
4. Bad controls. The character is the lightest, floatiest platformer character I've ever seen. Jumps are from HOLDING the jump button, not pressing it, so you often end up wall-jumping off places you didn't mean to. Cannons fire when ANY button is pressed, not just the jump button, leading to many cheap deaths. Poles only let you jump in the direction you're facing, which is not always the direction you're pressing for some odd reason; especially painful in that one level where you have to jump between two poles with a boss chasing you.

There's just not much to like here, it's so bland and incompetently designed; the only challenge comes from how poorly some sequences are set up.

Also, a nitpick, but the achievements are kind of dumb as heck too. You can 100% this game without playing past the third world. On the opposite side, dying enough times for the last achievement takes serious effort.
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