Community Announcements - Netheos


Hello everyone!

Ahead of the launch for We Happy Few we are excited to announce that we are permanently dropping the price on Contrast from US$14.99 to US$9.99 on all the platforms (Steam, Xbox One, 360, PS4, PS3 and Nvidia SHIELD).

We are also (finally) offering the DLC as a standalone upgrade to Contrast for US$5.99 (Steam only), which contains:

Shadow Music
A Soundtrack to Contrast: Enjoy the digital version (MP3) of the 16-track original soundtrack, featuring the lovely Laura Ellis. Every track is featured in the game and highlights our unique world, atmosphere, and style.

Contrast Official Art Book
The Art Book explains the background to the game, including the conception and production the game, official art, unused concept images, and the story behind the music and sound. And pictures of all of us who worked on it. Look out for Sam, he’s really handsome. Also a bit deluded, but what can you do.

Contrast was our first game and we hold it close to our heart. If you didn’t get a chance to play it, it’s a good way to understand what led up to We Happy Few and to take a glimpse into the Compulsion world :)

Team Compulsion

http://store.steampowered.com/app/224462/
Rock, Paper, Shotgun - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Joe Donnelly)

We Happy Few [official site], you may recall, is an upcoming crowdfunded first-person social survival game from Contrast devs Compulsion Games. Besides its vibrant aesthetic, it poses an interesting premise: you’re trapped in an alternate 1960s England where everyone in town is high on a hallucinatory happy drug called Joy but you’re just coming off it. Problem is, this town hates “downers” and if they realise you’re one there’ll be hell to pay. It’s sort-of BioShock, sort-of Orwell’s 1984>, sort-of Huxley’s A Brave New World>.

We Happy Few is heading to Early Access in July, Complusion announced at E3, and they’ve shared a look at its opening sequence too:

… [visit site to read more]

Rock, Paper, Shotgun - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Philippa Warr)

Not that this lady seems freaky at all

Compulsion – the studio behind 2013’s cabaret shadow platformer Contrast – have semi-announced their next project.

The details on offer at the moment are scant, with even the name a mystery, but the developers confirm that the game will not be a sequel to Contrast:

“We haven’t ruled out doing one in the future, but after so long working on Contrast, we wanted to make something fresh. Something new and exciting. It involves masks, drugs and memory loss, but we swear it’s not a swinger’s party.”

… [visit site to read more]

Community Announcements - Epy_FOCUS
[HALLOWEEN SALES] Join Didi and Dawn in Contrast, currently 75% off on Steam, and shift between light and shadow in a blink of an eye.
Community Announcements - Compulsion
Hey everyone!

Contrast is 75% off right now, as part of the FOCUS sale, until 13 October. This makes it a whopping US$3.75.

We might be biased, but this is the cheapest Contrast has ever been, and is a great price. It could be a great gift for your [insert subject] teacher for Christmas this year, or as an interesting date night with your cabaret enthusiast friend.

If you guys and girls want to ask any questions about the game, we'll do our best to answer anything posted over on Contrast's community forums.

Thanks!

- Sam, and the rest of the team at Compulsion Games
Community Announcements - Neitsabes
Play with the shadows in Contrast with 75% off on Steam. Lead Didi and her friend Dawn through complex puzzles in an adult story told through the experiences of a whimsical child.

Also available, exceptional discounts on the entire Focus catalog including fresh releases such as Styx: Master of Shadows, Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments and also ALL the publisher best sellers!

>> http://store.steampowered.com/sale/focusweekend2014
Jul 1, 2014
Announcement - Valve
To celebrate Canada Day, we're sorry to announce our Canada Day Daily Deal. We apologize in advance for great deals on a set of Canadian-developed titles, with discounts from 33% to 75% off*.

So put down those creatively flavored potato chips and see all the deals here. Poutine not included.


*Offer ends July 3rd at 10AM Pacific.

Community Announcements - Compulsion Games
Hey everyone - Contrast is 40% off for the next 48 hours! If you've been waiting for a deal, now's a great time to grab it. Plus, you can help us eat for the next few months.

For those who are curious, the Collector's Edition content includes:
  • Contrast
  • A 52 page art book (displayed side by side, so 26 pages on a pdf), that goes through the background of how we created Contrast
  • The soundtrack to Contrast, including two original songs sung by Laura Ellis.
If you want to chat about the game or ask us any questions, please feel free to drop by the forums.

As always, thanks for the support!
- Sam
Announcement - Valve
Today's Deal: Save 40% on Contrast!*


Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam. Or follow us on twitter or Facebook for instant notifications wherever you are!

*Offer ends Thursday at 10AM Pacific Time
Community Announcements - Compulsion Games
Hey everyone

A small but very important update today - we've added Russian localization! You should now be able to select Russian alongside the other languages, and it should default to Russian if you system language is set to Russian too.

So, for our Russian players, Здравствуйте! I'm sorry it took so long to get this out; next time, Russian will be a much greater priority.

There are also a few minor bug fixes, and the game should be running pretty smoothly for you now.

Feel free to leave any feedback in the comments or in the forums.

Cheers!
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