April 19, 2012

Review: Botanicula

game format: classic point-and-click adventure

puzzles: inventory | logic | arcade

playtime: 4 hours | difficulty: challenging | size: 600 MB

developer: Amanita Design | publisher: Daedalic Entertainment | links: official site | buy this game

game brief: Botanicula is point'n'click exploration game created by Jára Plachý and Amanita Design. It's about five friends - little tree creatures who set out for a journey to save the last seed from their home tree which is infested by evil parasites. The original soundtrack and sound effects are by Czech alternative band DVA. (Official website)

review: Read my review @ Adventure Gamers® | rating: 4.5/5

summary: The seed of delight is planted early in Amanita's creative new adventure, and its abundant charm and surreal game world never stop growing on you.

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