CarneyVale: Showtime

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CarneyVale: Showtime
Developer(s) Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab
Publisher(s) Microsoft Game Studios
Platform(s) Games for Windows – Live
Windows Phone 7
Xbox Live Indie Games
Release date(s) Xbox 360
  • INT December 22, 2008 (2008-12-22)
Windows Phone 7
  • INT October 18, 2010 (2010-10-18)
Microsoft Windows
  • INT November 11, 2010 (2010-11-11)
Genre(s) Platform game
Mode(s) Single-player
Distribution Digital distribution

CarneyVale: Showtime is a vertical platformer developed by Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab and published by Microsoft Game Studios. It was initially released on Xbox Live Indie Games (then Xbox Live Community Games) on Xbox 360.[1] Players play as Slinky, "a circus acrobat trying to rise up the ranks by performing acrobatic tricks and death-defying stunts through increasingly complex arenas".[2]

The game won the 2008 Dream-Build-Play Challenge,[3] was declared a finalist in the 2008 Independent Games Festival, and was featured as one of the PAX 10 top games at the 2009 Penny Arcade Expo.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Winners in Indie Dev Contest, with Video". Kotaku. 2008-11-02. Retrieved 2010-04-28. 
  2. ^ Tan, Philip (2008-12-22). "CarneyVale: Showtime available on Xbox Live Community Games!". Gambit. Retrieved 2010-04-28. 
  3. ^ Dream Build Play
  4. ^ "CarneyVale: Showtime (2008)". Gambit. Retrieved 2010-04-28. 

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