Another World – 20th Anniversary Edition - (Alec Meer)


Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time.>

(Out Of This World if you are not tea-swilling, toothless Brit who cleans chimbleys in old lahndahn tahn). SPOILERS for a 26-year-old videogame follow.

The first time a game broke my heart, or at least left me in a state of shocked disbelief. (more…)

Community Announcements - Netheos

Find out about Eric Chahi, creator of Another World (aka, Out of This World) and From Dust, with this unique biography retracing his career as an artist and game designer. Written by Daniel Ichbiah, writer and journalist specializing in video games, Eric Chahi – Journey of a French Video Game Creator, takes you on a path full of magic and waking reveries, to the heart of the artist’s work, his inspirations, his world; the story of a man who dreamed about Another World…

Take the chance to rediscover the epic game Another World, one of Eric Chahi’s masterpieces remastered in HD within this dedicated boxset! Read the story of one of the greatest game designers of the 1990s through this unique work. Eric Chahi takes the reader backstage, from the dawn of microcomputing to French video game development in the 1980s and 1990s and the democratization of gaming. A fascinating glimpse of the birth of an industry, full of key moments, disappointments, rebounds and last-minute victories!

Support the translation of the biography in english on Kickstarter HERE
Rock, Paper, Shotgun - (Robert Florence)

Hey come watch Rab Florence’s new weekly video series, made just for us. Part one is here, part two is here.

In the third part of this series about games, time and loss, Rab remembers Another World.

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Community Announcements - Neitsabes
Enjoy 75% off Another World!

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!

Shacknews - Ozzie Mejia
The 20th anniversary edition of Another World was originally supposed to arrive today on Sony platforms. However, it appears that the game has been stealth delayed to a future date. Meanwhile, the Xbox One version of the PC classic was suddenly been released earlier today.
Shacknews - Steve Watts
We heard rumblings of Another World coming to consoles a few months back, and now it's preparing to roll out. It's due on PlayStation 4 next week, June 25, and we presume the other consoles mentioned in the leak (PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Wii U, 3DS, and Vita) won't be far behind.
Shacknews - Steve Watts
The 1991 sci-fi adventure game Another World received a 20th Anniversary update a few years ago. That version appears to be expanding to many more platforms, as the German ratings board outed it for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, 3DS, and Vita.
Sep 18, 2013
Community Announcements - Thierry

A new update for the PC version is now available for everyone, it fixes a control issue with the keyboard input.

Enjoy the game.
Community Announcements - Thierry
Hello everyone,

Some people are experiencing a control issue with the game and we've launched an investigation about it.

We think we found a good fix but before to release the fix to everyone, we'd like to involve people into a public beta in order to confirm that the fix works and doesn't create side effects.

The fix is only available for the PC version and to get it, please follow the below Step:

1 - Go to your Steam Library.
2 - Right-click on Another World and select "Properties".
3 - Go to the "Betas" tab. If you don't have the tab, restart Steam.
4 - Select in the list "beta" to opt in and quit the "Properties" panel. Steam will update automatically the game with the fix.

The public beta will be last until Monday 16th to be sure that everyone get the chance to test it.

And please, leave a comment there to let us know if it works or not.

Rock, Paper, Shotgun - (Adam Smith)

Another World’s 20th Anniversary Edition is now available on Steam. In 1992, when I first played it, discovering something so beautiful and strange contained on two disks seemed like an act of science fiction in itself, and realising that I can now download the entire thing in about four seconds is astonishing. Eric Chahi’s enduring voyage is a masterwork of visual communication and companionship, and it has grown in my memory over the two decades since its original release.>



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