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The Bridge

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Available on:PlayStation 4Aug 18, 2015
Xbox OneAug 14, 2015
PCFeb 22, 2013
Nintendo SwitchAug 7, 2017
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020
PlayStation 5Nov 12, 2020

Developers: Ty Taylor, Mario Castañeda

Genre: Puzzle

The Bridge is a 2D logic puzzle game that forces you to reevaluate your preconceptions of physics and perspective. It is Isaac Newton meets M. C. Escher. Manipulate gravity to redefine the ceiling as the floor while venturing through impossible architectures. Explore increasingly difficult worlds, each uniquely detailed and designed to leave you with a pronounced sense of intellectual accomplishment. The Bridge exemplifies games as an art form, with beautifully hand-drawn art in the style of a black-and-white lithograph.

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A fascinating and absorbing headspace in which to spend a few hours.

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Years after its initial release, The Bridge is still a great example of 2D puzzle gaming.

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Overall, The Bridge gets by well on its unique influence, style and on its difficulty.

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Translating M.C. Escher's mind-bending works into a game leads to The Bridge, a game whose puzzles, mechanics and visual presentation fit perfectly into the artist's legacy. It does exaggerate on its difficulty level, which can make progression too demanding for many players.

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