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CID the Dummy Action Platformer Released On Steam For Linux

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In a world obsessed with safety the once lowly Crash Impact Dummy has risen to a position of great importance amongst us. Their day job - crashing, smashing, checking, re-checking and re-rechecking everything from lemonade to escalators to make the world a better place. 

Now, the Crash Impact Dummy inventor, Dr. B.M.Werken, has lost his daughter and has choosen CID THE DUMMY to rescue…err…find her. 
A chance to rescue the most beautiful girl in the world? Could be…a chance to crash and smash with real purpose? Definitely! 
CID THE DUMMY is a platform game that grabs you straight away with its amusing blend of action and puzzle-filled game play. Based around the multiple opportunities for a Crash Impact Dummy to get into mischief, the game blends classic platform elements such as timed jumps, collecting pick-ups, defeating enemies, and challenging boss battles with more cerebral elements such as puzzles, clever weapon use and route finding. 

Features
  • 20 game levels including stunt car driving levels and end of level bosses 
  • In-depth game play to solve puzzles and defeat enemies with force or stealth 
  • Tutorial levels to learn CID’s skills 
  • Sophisticated enemy AI used to create a full range of monstrous enemies each with unique attack tactics 


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This sounds highly amusing and I remember it from a few years ago and I'm glad it has come over to our little platform, has anyone picked it up?



Official Site: http://www.twelvegames.com/games/cid-the-dummy/ Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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serge 21 Dec, 2013
some users on the steam forum reported this game to not be native and using wine instead.
Dysfunctional 22 Dec, 2013
Confirmed a wine port by the developer :(
Koltoroc 27 Dec, 2013
Quote from DysfunctionalConfirmed a wine port by the developer :(

Please, don't write "wine port"!

As it is using a wine wrapper from CodeWeavers it hasn't been ported at all.
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