Of Light & Shadow Alternatives

    Of Light & Shadow is described as '"Of Light & Shadow" is an award winning sidescroll puzzle-platformer for PC/Mac with a slight twist; the game combines two areas in each level, light and shadow, as well as two protagonists in one playable character, Mr. Light and Dr. Shadow'. There are more than 25 games similar to Of Light & Shadow for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and Steam. The best alternative is Limbo. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try SuperTux or Cave Story (Dokutsu Monogatari). Other Of Light & Shadow like games are Braid (Paid), Hollow Knight (Paid), Ori and the Blind Forest (Paid) and Alex the Allegator (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 24, 2021

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      Limbo (stylized as LIMBO) is a puzzle-platform video game and the premiere title of independent Danish game developer Playdead.
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      SuperTux is a classic 2D jump'n run sidescroller game in a style similar to the original Super Mario games. Instead of Mario, the hero in this game is Tux, the mascot of the Linux kernel.
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      Cave Story, or Dokutsu Monogatari, is a Japanese freeware Metroidvania side-scrolling Metroidvania platform-adventure game developed by Studio Pixel . It has been translated into English by Aeon Genesis Translations.
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    1. Braid is a platforming game in a painterly style where you manipulate the flow of time to solve puzzles.
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      Descend into the Dark Venture down into a beautiful, ruined world of insects and heroes Atmospheric Exploration Dive into a vast ruined system of ancient caves, crumbling cities and forgotten temples.
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    2. Ori and the Blind Forest tells the tale of a young orphan destined for heroics, through a visually stunning action-platformer. The forest of Nibel is dying.
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      Alex the Allegator is a series of games that I, Johan Peitz, usually use for game coding challenges like Speedhack and Ludumdare. Whilst most of my games reside on Free Lunch Design, this is the place for the Alex' series and the even the source for these games. Let's go! Represent entire series of Alex the Allegator games including Alex the Allegator 1, 2, 3, and 4.
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      The dark and eerie sequel to the hit platformer game, Limbo.
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      In VVVVVV, the player controls Captain Viridian, who is lost in an alternate dimension, in search of the missing members of his spaceship's crew.
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    3. Super Meat Boy is a platform game developed by Team Meat and is the successor to Edmund McMillen's and Jonathan McEntee's flash game, Meat Boy, originally released on the Newgrounds website in October 2008.
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