Knytt Stories
August 28, 2007 2:20 PM   Subscribe

Knytt Stories. From Nifflas, the maker of the lovely and fiendishly difficult Within a Deep Forest, and the lovely and relaxing Knytt comes another simple platform game, this one user-modifiable. (Previously)
posted by CrunchyFrog (8 comments total) 6 users marked this as a favorite
Why? Why just as the semester is starting? why, damnit, why?
posted by dismas at 2:39 PM on August 28, 2007

Oh sweet, I've been waiting for this! The last Nifflas thread turned me on to Knytt, Within a Deep Forest, and Cave Story (not a Nifflas game, but mentioned as an influence) - three of the most fun, simple platform games I've played in a long time.

It's too bad that, I, like Dismas, desperately can't be distracted for the next few weeks. DAMN YOU NIFFLAS
posted by SmileyChewtrain at 2:58 PM on August 28, 2007

Best. Games. Ever.
posted by Baby_Balrog at 3:15 PM on August 28, 2007

If you're going to cross-post from jayisgames, shouldn't you include a Via?
posted by jefflowrey at 4:54 PM on August 28, 2007

There's been a countdown timer on Nifflas site for a while now; CrunchyFrog didn't necessarily cross post from anywhere.
posted by SmileyChewtrain at 6:49 PM on August 28, 2007

Oh boy! I was waiting for this. I've played Knytt but not WADF. Can't wait to play this tonight... wait, I have to go to a party or something... god damn it! Tomorrow then.
posted by BlackLeotardFront at 8:08 AM on August 29, 2007

So serene and beautiful. Thanks for the heads up CrunchyFrog!

SmileyChewtrain, you should definitely try Seiklus if you haven't yet, it is very much like those games you mentioned and it's also free (download link)
posted by Glow Bucket at 1:57 PM on August 29, 2007

Glow Bucket- I've played a bit of Seiklus, but it was right on the tail end of playing the aforementioned three games and I think I got unfortunately distracted. Now that some time has passed, I'll definitely check it out! I remember it being pretty great, and I think I've read that it was a big influence on Nifflas and his "mood" platforms.
posted by SmileyChewtrain at 7:58 PM on August 29, 2007

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