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This War of Mine

This War of Mine managed to recuperate its development costs in just two days

You may remember our coverage of This War of Mine, a super bleak, war-time survival game from 11 bit studios, which was somewhat of an about face for the developer considering their previous best-known game has been the Anomaly series. We loved it despite how much of an emotional toll it takes to play it, and it appears 11 bit studio’s efforts have been paid back in kind after it has been reported This War of Mine managed to recuperate its development costs in just two days. And it’s not just monetary success that This War of Mine is enjoying as 11 bit senior writer, Pawel Miechowski elaborates: “Of course we’re happy with commercial success, but most of all we are happy with great feedback from gamers and from reviewers. “Games are all around us since decades so the creators and community perceive them as natural/popular form of storytelling. And so you ...

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This War of Mine

My First Hour Playing: This War of Mine preview on PC

Often, I know exactly how I’m going to feel about a game after just watching a trailer – some set my pulse racing, others make me feel like they just revealed their whole hand in a high stakes Poker match, and others make me feel such intrigue that I get extremely excited about it. The last emotion is exactly how I felt after watching the trailer for 11 bit studios‘ newest game, This War of Mine. If 11 bit studios sounds familiar, that’s because they are the studio behind the award winning Anomaly strategy game series, and This War of Mine is a foray away from that frenetic gameplay with something a little deeper, and boy, have they nailed it. I was fortunate enough to get to try a preview build of This War of Mine, and I’ll be sharing my thoughts about it below. Keep in mind though that this is ...

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