Black and white visuals.
Excellent sound design.
Thoughtful puzzles with lots of variety.
Hidden secrets reward a second play-through.
Stunning art style.
Involves a fair amount of trial and error.
By Tech2 on August 03, 2012
T o begin with, there is no specific story. The game starts in a black and white 2D Environment with a boy (the protagonist of this game) "waking" up suddenly in the middle of the forest. There's no objective shown clearly, so there is nothing much...-
By PC Gamer on September 25, 2011
Limbo is a beautifully designed masterpiece of a platform game, that will mchill, challenge and charm in equal...92
By Icrontic on September 07, 2011
What is Limbo? Less a game and more an artistic adventure, Limbo is nothing short of incredible. Limbo takes place in a hostile and inky-black dreamworld. Your featureless character is at times identifiable only by his glowing eyes—an otherwise...-
By GamingShogun on August 03, 2011
If you are a console player you have probably already given this game a run but if you are pure PC or you had a friend who said “that game sucked” and that was enough to keep you from trying it then you may have only heard of the game. Just...-
By GameSpot on August 02, 2011
Thoughtful puzzles and striking aesthetics make Limbo a cerebral adventure you must...90
By IGN Gear on August 02, 2011
Limbo is an incredible achievement. Very few games are as original, atmospheric, and consistently brilliant. It belongs in everybody's collection. The journey may be over too quickly, but you will be entertained every minute. This is one of my...90
By Game Chronicles Magazine on August 02, 2011
I loved Limbo when it debuted last year. It was arguably the best game in the entire Summer of Arcade line-up and ushered in a whole new era of indie-developed games that are still thriving today in various digital-download outlets. Even as I type...95
By AtomicGamer on August 02, 2011
Sometimes, delayed game releases are worth the wait. Such is the case with LIMBO, a side-scrolling puzzle/action game released last year exclusively for Xbox Live Arcade, but now available for PS3 and PC via Steam. What sets LIMBO apart from other...90
By HEXUS.net on August 01, 2011
Among the deluge of big budget first person shooters and action adventures currently available, Limbo is a breath of fresh air. While its monochromatic art-style and hand-drawn animations create a unique visual style, its soft ambient sounds and dark...90
By Tech2 on August 16, 2010
Xbox LIVE Arcade is home to some of the most creative arcade titles from up-and-coming indie developers and established studios on the Xbox 360. Braid, Castle Crashers, and Shadow Complex are shining examples of this and the Summer of Arcade promotion...90