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Old 03-27-2011, 10:45 AM   #1
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So, is "Swarm" any good?

I have to say it looks ok but I'm just wondering if it's any good because I haven't heard much about it whether it's good or not.

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Old 03-27-2011, 08:19 PM   #2
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I think it's pretty fun. It can be a little tough because instead of controlling just one guy, you have up to 50 to deal with. Once I got used to the control, I found it to be pretty enjoyable. It's kinda like Lemmings as a platformer ... I think that would be the closest comparison. I'm only on level 5 tho.
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Old 03-28-2011, 01:30 AM   #3
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Ah ok Thanks. Don't mind a little challenge
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Old 03-29-2011, 03:51 AM   #4
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Yeah, i wasn't sure of this game either. But after hearing that it's similar to Lemmings, it looks like i'll have to buy it. I loved lemmings, one of the best pc games back in the day. Still play it every now and then.
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Old 04-01-2011, 08:58 AM   #5
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I'm loving it so far.

It's basically a Lemmings/Pikmin style hybrid game, but transformed into a weird kind of platformer, and a lot faster and twitchier, with a combo/score attack focus, filtered through Super Meat Boy, and the idea being to combine killing them with saving them in tactical ways. Preferably by stringing together Bulletstorm-style skill kills.

So yeah, imagine Lemmings + Pikmin + Super Meat Boy + Bulletstorm, then make that whole package a lot faster and a lot harder, and you've got yourself a pretty good idea of what Swarm is.
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Old 04-01-2011, 09:00 AM   #6
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Its great but not won't the full price. Wait until it drops!

I had an annoying time trying to get one achievement but once I got it completed the game in less than a day!
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