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Paradigm, an incredibly strange adventure game will release for Linux soon

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The developer of Paradigm [Steam, Official Site], an incredibly strange adventure game sent out word that it will release for Linux on June 23rd!

Come see how weird it is:
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About the game
QuoteParadigm is a surreal adventure game set in the strange and post apocalyptic Eastern European country of Krusz.

Play as the handsome mutant, Paradigm, who's past comes back to haunt him in the form of a genetically engineered sloth that vomits candy.

Paradigm’s unfortunate life begins at DUPA genetics, a company who sells prodigy children to the rich and powerful who don’t want to leave their inheritance to their poor excuse for biological children.


Features
  • Classic point and click adventure: Think Monkey Island, Day of the Tentacle, Space quest, Full Throttle.
  • Surreal 2D Graphics: Pixar meets Fallout
  • Post apocalyptic: The year is 2026, dial-up is back in fashion.
  • 70/80’s influences: Paradigm's world is what people from that era imagined it to be; large super computers, space age furniture and floppy disks that can save the world.
  • Mature content and dark humour: Help the local drug addict and have a hot date with a toaster.
  • Ugliest protagonist in gaming (maybe): Look at him, Jesus.
  • Evil sloth antagonist: Who is a genetically engineered living candy machine.
  • Glam metal cult: May your pants be tight and your excess be excessive.


I have to say, it's not often I feel I absolutely need to play a game. Paradigm seems to hit that nail firmly in for me as it looks absolutely bonkers. It's been reviewed by Steam users really well too, so I'm excited. Even the feature list makes me laugh about him being ugly, hah! Article taken from GamingOnLinux.com.
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poke86 20 June 2017 at 9:54 am UTC
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Do you want to get to the top of my wishlist? Beacuse that's how you get to the top of my wishlist.
jgacas 20 June 2017 at 10:17 am UTC
It's bonkers enough to be a instabuy!
razing32 20 June 2017 at 11:27 am UTC
This is silly enough to be worth buying just on premise alone.

Looks like you need to take some mushrooms to truly understand it but sadly I have none available.
Arehandoro 20 June 2017 at 11:39 am UTC
Looks sort of The Feeble Files meets Beavis and Butthead. And I love it. Great news
silmeth 20 June 2017 at 12:11 pm UTC
Ogórki (cucumbers), DUPA (arse), верь в капусту! (trust in cabbage!)… that game will be your reason to learn Slavic languages.
Cheeseness 20 June 2017 at 1:09 pm UTC
I've been helping test/prepare the Linux builds of this game. The developer gave me a key, but I ended up buying it myself because I enjoyed it so much
drmoth 20 June 2017 at 3:42 pm UTC
This looks awesome!!! (and very hilarious)
Doc Angelo 21 June 2017 at 8:45 am UTC
Hell yeah! This looks awesome!
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