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Our Rating: ★★★★½ :: ESCAPE THE DARKNESS :: Read Our Full Review >>

Flee the planet of shadows and the life-devouring Darkness as Crowman and Wolfboy in this visually stunning platform runner.

What's New

Think you've escaped the darkness?
New Environment
More Babies to Rescue
New Levels
Improved Animations
New Obstacles and Enemies
More Souvenirs

App Description

** NOTE - Requires at least iPad 2, iPhone 4S, or iPod touch 5th Generation or newer. **

"The perfect union of a platformer and an endless runner" - IGN Italy (8.5/10)

"I really can’t get enough of this game" - Capsule Computers (10/10)

"Haunting, atmospheric and highly playable" - God is a Geek (8/10)

"The controls are tight and responsive, and every error is going to be your fault." - Touch Arcade (4/5)

"Endless hours of enjoyment" - 148Apps (4.5/5)

"Exquisite art direction. Fantastic and eerie soundtrack" - examiner (4/5)

PAX East Indie Showcase 2014, Official Selection

"Best Mobile Game" Nomination - Indie Prize Showcase 2014

--- INCREDIBLE ADVENTURE ---
Crowman & Wolfboy are an unlikely pair of shadow creatures on a bizarre journey to escape their own nature and find the mysterious "humans". Help them flee the planet of shadows and the life-devouring Darkness following their every step. Will the path to “humans” lead Crowman & Wolfboy to happiness? Will they ever escape the persistent Darkness? Could a real life crow lift a real life wolf over pits of mutant garbage cans? ...What?!

--- KEY FEATURES ---
• 40 levels of challenging platforming action!
• Unlock new and special abilities
• Run, Jump, Fly, Climb, Smash, and more with intuitive swipe controls
• Collect light orbs that push back the pursuing Darkness
• Captivating soundtrack by Hildor of Dethlehem
• Find hidden items, unlock ancient knowledge and save the babies!
• Travel through space and time in unique play modes!
• In-App Purchases are purely bonus content, such as additional story, concept art, super babies, etc.

--- TIPS ---
• Play with headphones on for best experience
• Revisit levels with new abilities to find hidden items
• Flicks are short, Swipes are longer...don't be lazy
• The shadow world is a dangerous place. Try not to die ;)

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

November 23, 2014 New version 1.4
October 08, 2014 New version 1.3.2
August 24, 2014 New version 1.3.1
June 22, 2014 New version 1.2
February 06, 2014 Price Decrease: $1.99 -> FREE!
February 06, 2014 New version 1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release

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