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1. Posted: Fri 26th Nov 2010 23:34 GMT
We (tons of bits) would like to introduce our online advent calendar...
This christmas our online advent calendar "Mission in Snowdriftland" will return. Join the Jump 'n' Fun adventure of 24 levels with one level behind each door.
But that's not even the special part!
This year the advent calendar will run under the "Indie Games Edition". We contacted some of the best Indie Game Developers and asked for exclusive downloads after each level. The feedback was very positive, so that we gathered an impressive list of participants.
At the time of this announcement already participating:
tons of bits (chick chick BOOM)Akaoni Studio (Zombie Panic in Wonderland)Broken Rules (And Yet It Moves)Gaijin Games (Bit.Trip)Press Play (Max and the Magic Marker)Ronimo Games (Swords & Soldiers)Spaces Of Play (Spirits)Over the Top Games (NyxQuest)
We will contact further quality Indie Game Developers to increase the amount of exclusive downloads for the calendar. But we think that the list of participants is already eyecandy for every Indie Games Fan, isn't it?
The advent calendar "Mission in Snowdriftland" - Indie Games Edition - will run under this URL:
We hope you like our idea!
Edited on Sat 27th November, 2010 @ 00:34 by tons_of_bits
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2. Posted: Fri 26th Nov 2010 23:56 GMT
Are you guys giving these games away? Either way, those are some really good games and is definitely some great eyecandy.
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3. Posted: Sat 27th Nov 2010 00:10 GMT
Just watched the intro, very charming and funny.
Will be playing this.
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4. Posted: Sat 27th Nov 2010 00:22 GMT
Are you guys giving these games away?
Unfortunately not...we would gather them all for ourselves if so In fact you will find a download at the end of each level (day) from one Indie Game Developer. These downloads can be Wallpapers, Icons etc., but they are exclusive - means you won't find them anywhere else than on the calendar
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5. Posted: Sat 27th Nov 2010 00:30 GMT
Instantly bookmarked, my good friend.
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6. Posted: Sat 27th Nov 2010 03:32 GMT
Oh cool. I would love a Bit Trip wallpaper.
7. Posted: Sun 28th Nov 2010 00:08 GMT
Ooo, some cool wallpapers would be nice but any free stuff is good!
8. Posted: Sun 28th Nov 2010 00:14 GMT
I remember this from a few years ago. It was great, but I don't think I realized it was an ongoing, daily-update thing...so I never came back. How in the world I didn't realize that is beyond me...but I certainly won't miss it this year.
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9. Posted: Sun 28th Nov 2010 00:19 GMT
How awesome of you guys to put this together. Pleasantly surprised that Gaijin is participating. Counting down the days to the 1st!
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10. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 13:22 GMT
Yay, so cool (no pun intended... well maybe a little ). Finished the first level. What difference does it make if I collect all the snowflakes or not? I got them all first time around so dunno what the difference is xD
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11. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 14:00 GMT
If you are tough, persistent and passioned enough to collect them all you will see what the difference is
12. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 14:04 GMT
tons of bits wrote:
Whoop, go my OCD
13. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 14:47 GMT
I've just done the first level and wow at the goodies.
14. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 15:54 GMT
are the goodies from each set of devs and linked to certain doors, or has everyone contributed something different for each door? or do you pick a stocking of goodies after beating a level or something? do you have to play all the door-levels in order, or can you pick and choose which you'd like to play? i'm not terribly interested in flash games (mainly because my laptop likes to hiccup because i'm usually running too much crap at once), but i'll struggle through whatever I have to in order to see what Gaijin's got for me D:
Edited on Wed 1st December, 2010 @ 15:55 by theblackdragon
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15. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 16:07 GMT
It seems each door has a set of goodies from each dev/game.
16. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 16:30 GMT
Today is the day. The first door of our advent calendar Mission in Snowdriftland opened!
The next 24 days you can play a new level and get an exclusive download goodie each day - featuring one Indie Game gem. Be surprised. We hope you enjoy
tons of bits (chick chick BOOM)Akaoni Studio (Zombie Panic in Wonderland)Broken Rules (And Yet It Moves)Gaijin Games (Bit.Trip)Press Play (Max and the Magic Marker)Ronimo Games (Swords & Soldiers)Spaces Of Play (Spirits)Over the Top Games (NyxQuest)nnooo (Spirit Hunters Inc.)Vblank (Retro City Rampage)Amanita Design (Machinarium)Dejobaan Games (1...2...3...Kick it!)nocturnal (Flowerworks)
Edited on Fri 3rd December, 2010 @ 09:03 by tons_of_bits
17. Posted: Wed 1st Dec 2010 22:59 GMT
Whoa, the first pack sure has a lot of goodies! Thanks, tons of bits, I'll definitely keep playing for Gaijin, at least.
18. Posted: Fri 3rd Dec 2010 00:03 GMT
That second level was already quite tough.... but I can't wait to play more!
I would gladly pay for a mission in snowdriftland game, Chubby needs the work.
19. Posted: Fri 3rd Dec 2010 08:57 GMT
Nothing for wimps
We would gladly accept
20. Posted: Fri 3rd Dec 2010 10:11 GMT
OH MY GOD DEJOBAAN GAMES IS CONTRIBUTING. I <3 Dejobaan.