Inspired by the works of the De Stijl masters’ limitations on form and color, Mondrian - Abstraction in Beauty takes an abstract look at the history of video game art in the form of a circular block-breaker.
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Release Date:
Sep 21, 2015

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October 27

Help Us support Extra Life Boston!

Hey friends! Exciting announcement today. We're bringing the brand new Mondrian - Plastic Reality to Extra Life's Game Day in Cambridge. If you're in the area, this 12 hour marathon is going to be a REALLY fun event, and we're psyched to show off the latest updates to the game in-person.

In the meantime, you can help us Make an Impact. From now through November 2, 50% of all Mondrian game & merch sales will go to Extra Life Boston. That's right, even Abstraction in Beauty! So if you've only wishlisted the game here, now is an absolutely perfect time to click that Buy button. You can also grab the new game, Plastic Reality, in Early Access on or GameJolt (don't worry, it WILL be here in the future, we just haven't gotten around to building in Workshop support yet, which we are determined to get in before bringing it to Steam, but all early adopters will get Steam keys!), or grab some merch off our Redbubble Store to help support the campaign. You can even make a direct contribution to Extra Life at our team page.

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As always, thank you all so much for your support! Please share this post & follow us everywhere on social media, @lantanagames, to help us reach our goal by next Friday. Together we can Make an Impact.

- Danny
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June 7

Help Us bring Mondrian - Plastic Reality to PlayNYC!

Hi all! I know it's been a little while, but today we're bringing you a very important announcement:

We've Been Invited to PlayNYC
Our friends at Playcrafting have invited us to bring the Mondrian sequel, Plastic Reality, to their PlayNYC event in August (11th and 12th). This event is looking to bring together gamers, developers, and streamers from all across the tri-state area and beyond. It's a great opportunity for us to show off the new game and the Mondrian Maker level editor to a huge audience. However, between booking the space, travel, and marketing opportunities, it's not going to be cheap to attend.

So, we have updated our Support Us page with a new campaign. If we can raise about $1500, we'll be able to bring Mondrian - Plastic Reality to the show! And, if we raise more than that, we have stretch goals to make an even bigger splash.

We exhibited Plastic Reality at PAX East in April, and it went extremely well! But, with so much more built into the game in jut the last two months - like new block types, analogous color schemes, and many new levels - we're itching to bring it in front of a big crowd again. PlayNYC is our chance to do just that, and with your help, we can be there!
How You Can Help

There are several ways you can help out. First and foremost, visit our Support Us page where you can learn more about the campaign, pick up a copy of Mondrian - Plastic Reality (or a t-shirt/coffee mug/what-have-you). If you can't donate or buy anything right now, we understand, but would greatly appreciate it if you helped spread the word on social media!

Finally, there's one last fun thing you can do: meme. We've made some blank memes with Mondrian's cast of characters that you can use to help spread the word! Feel free to download these and use the meme machine of your choice. Then use the hashtag #makeamondrian with them, or post them up here, and we'll share our favorites!

(more of these will be on the way soon, with different character poses and background art)

Don't Forget the New Game!

We're on the verge of updating Mondrian - Plastic Reality to EX4.0, and we think you're really going to like it! Yes, it will be here on Steam at some point, but for now you can visit to learn more about what we're up to with it and where you can get it to start building your own levels (and mods) for the game right now. Yes, it's moddable! We're doing everything we can to bring the game as close to being a "My First Modkit" as possible, so if you've ever wanted to get into level design or modding, this is the game for you.

Thank you all for your support, as always. Hope to see you in New York!

- Danny
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“Quite a sight to behold.”
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“A real passion piece.”
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“A potential all-in-one video game art history lesson.”

Digital Deluxe Edition

The Mondrian - Abstraction in Beauty Deluxe Edition comes discounted with the Original Game Soundtrack! Enjoy the game and the music anywhere you go.

About This Game

Mondrian - Abstraction in Beauty is a full-circle block-breaking game about video game art history. Inspired by the works of the De Stijl masters’ limitations on form and color, Mondrian - Abstraction in Beauty takes an abstract look at the history of video game art, through unlockable features like paddles, balls, powerups, and screen effects. The game is dynamically generated, with millions of level combinations and endless replayability.


  • Break out of the boring, vertical-only block breaking experience with 360 degree freedom of motion.
  • Over 48,000,000 possible combinations in level generation
  • Collect gems to unlock goodies like paddles, balls, powerups, wall shapes, visual styles and more.
  • Level Packs and Museum Galleries based on other games for an in-depth look at video game art history.
  • Play the game your way with adjustable gameplay options, level packs, and screen effects.
  • Inspirational quotes by Piet Mondrian


Mondrian - Abstraction in Beauty: Original Game Soundtrack, composed by Davidjohn Blodgett and Hannah Hoyt, features nearly an hour of acid jazz, hip hop, trip hop, ambient, electronic, and classical music. Remastered from in-game tracks and exported as 320kbps, 44.1khz MP3’s, this stunning collection of music is bound to keep you immersed in Mondrian’s geometric world at work, at home, at a party, or on the go.

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System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: Intel Core i3/AMD Athlon X2 2.0ghz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce 300 series/ATI Radeon HD 4000 series
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 165 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: XBox 360 Controller Drivers for Windows are required to play. If you experience difficulty starting the game, you should download these direct from Microsoft at
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: Intel Core i7/AMD FX 3.0ghz+
    • Graphics: nVidia GeForce 600 series/ATI Radeon HD 7000 series
    • Storage: 165 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Stereo Headphones or Surround Sound Recommended
    • Additional Notes: XBox 360 Controller Drivers for Windows are required to play. If you experience difficulty starting the game, you should download these direct from Microsoft at

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