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Chilled puzzle game Unpacking is set to release on November 2

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On November 2 you'll be able to experience the joy of sorting through boxes in a new home thanks to Unpacking. Developed by Witch Beam, known for the ace twin-stick shooter Assault Android Cactus. A very different game to what they previously made of course, nice to see developers branch out.

"Unpacking is a zen game about the familiar experience of pulling possessions out of boxes and fitting them into a new home. Part block-fitting puzzle, part home decoration, you are invited to create a satisfying living space while learning clues about the life you’re unpacking. Over the course of eight house moves, you are given a chance to experience a sense of intimacy with a character you never see and a story you’re never told."

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Features:

  • Unpack a home — from a single bedroom to an entire house
  • Meditative gameplay with no timers, meters or scores
  • Explore domestic environments with all their nooks and crannies while you stack plates, hang towels, and arrange bookshelves
  • Discover a character's story through the items that come with her to each new home (and the items that get left behind)
  • Soundtrack by BAFTA award-winning composer and audio director Jeff van Dyck

You'll be able to buy it from Humble Store and Steam.

Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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2 comments

BlackBloodRum 5 days ago
This is perhaps not the game for me..
I moved into my current place 7 years ago. And right beside me is a box that was packed during the last move that still hasn't been unpacked...

And it's not the only unpacked box... 😅

The good news is I unpacked the most important/used computer stuff. 👍
Anza 4 days ago
I played the demo earlier and it's oddly somewhat entertaining. In the demo there were few things though that didn't have obvious place, so I had to guess a little bit.

Based on that the game must be bit more fun than actual unpacking.
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