The most innovative and exciting platformer since Fez. You’ll manipulate the world itself as you face off against dangerous monsters, crumbling architecture and perilous pitfalls, on your way to the top of the tower.
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Very Positive (55 reviews) - 80% of the 55 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Mostly Positive (1,260 reviews) - 73% of the 1,260 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Feb 19, 2015

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About This Game

Inspired by games like Fez, Braid, and Ghosts and Goblins, Camera Obscura takes you on a quest to the top of an ancient tower in a forgotten land.

You are a lone photographer on a desperate search. You’ll attempt to summit a ruined tower – a relic of a fanatical sect trying to reach the sun. Face off against dangerous animals, crumbling architecture, and perilous pitfalls.

Camera Obscura takes the beloved platforming gameplay from the 80’s and 90’s and adds an innovative "afterimage" mechanic that allows you to clone the world around you in order to span gaps, create staircases, and freeze moving platforms in place.

As you climb the tower’s 57 stories, you’ll also use this power to crush deadly monsters between real world objects and the ones you’ve cloned yourself.

Key Features


  • Custom level editor. Make your own levels with the included editor, play them, share them with friends! No programming required, just point and click to create platforms, enemies, switches, and doors. Share packs of levels on the Steam Workshop!

  • Original soundtrack. Listen to 11 beautifully-composed tracks

  • Multiple language support, achievements, multiple endings, and more![/list]

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP or later
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Shader Model 2.0 or greater
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 550 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Windows Media Player is suggested for music
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