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Contre Jour

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$ 0.99
Genres: [Adventure | Puzzle | Entertainment]
Developer: Chillingo Ltd
Release Date: Aug 25, 2011
Version: 1.31
Size: 23.55 MB
$ 0.99

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This iOS application is compatible with iPhone 3GS/4.
Chillingo Ltd has already given us Rogue Sky on Nov 30, now delivering another great Adventure & Puzzle game and iphone app on the store. The review includes the developer's description, customer ratings, user reviews and screenshots for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Best Mobile Game of E3 ‹ GamePro
Best Mobile Game of E3 Finalist ‹ IGN
Best Mobile/Handheld Game of E3 Nominee ‹ Game Critics Awards

Blurring the lines between games and interactive art, Contre Jour welcomes you to a hauntingly beautiful world shaped by the interplay of light and darkness.

Use your finger to morph the landscape, propelling the mysterious creature Petit to safety. Pull, swipe, and tap gadgets such as tendrils, air geysers, and pulleys to complete clever puzzles. Set to a poignant orchestrated soundtrack from composer David Ari Leon, Contre Jour both delights and bedevils from start to finish.

Press Quotes
"Contre Jour…seems like the complete package. It has challenging physics-based puzzles, a unique gameplay hook, beautiful graphics, and an eerie soundtrack. Keep a gigantic, rolling eyeball out for this game…” — Slide To Play

“I'm totally loving the look and feel of this one.” — TouchArcade

“It's a seriously gorgeous and addictive game, and I can't wait for it to come out.” — IGN

“The star of [E3] was Contre Jour, a darkly-weird platformer where you manipulate the ground around you.” — GamePro

Contre Jour Highlights
• 5 chapters featuring 100 unique levels, as well as 300 collectable lights, will have you playing for hours and hours.
• Use extremely intuitive controls to change the environment around you.
• 12 different interactive elements to master; portals, slingshots, tentacles, blowers and more.
• Stunning visual style places Contre Jour in a league of it’s own – simply one of the most beautiful games of the year.
• Rich, organic and original soundtrack by David Ari Leon perfectly matches Petit’s journey. Get some headphones and lose yourself in the world of Contre Jour.
• Unlock a variety of achievements as you play, can you find them all?

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How to download the Game

Download Contre Jour app for for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and iPad mini.
Download Contre Jour on PC or Mac:
1. Go to the Contre Jour application page in your iTunes.
2. Click the button to download the Game.
3. Sync your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad or iPad mini with iTunes to install the Contre Jour app.
Download the Game With iOS App Store:
1. Open the App Store on your iDevice.
2. Search for Contre Jour.
3. Click the button to download and install it on your device.
4. Enjoy.


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*This Contre Jour application may be available in some countries.

Video Play Review

How to play

here you will find every thing you need to help you pass and complete all levels, includes guides / walkthrough, hints, tips & cheats, you will find here the best solutions and answers for all levels in this Adventure.

User Ratings

Dec 29, 2014
(4★) Worth it
Great music and graphic, totally worth the dollar for noobs like me.
Dec 14, 2014
(5★) Amazing
Love it. Looks and plays amazing. No ads!
Nov 23, 2014
(5★) Stellar mix of calming complexity
Sometimes I just turn the game on to listen to the game. Great concept and even greater sounds. Love the environments.
Oct 29, 2014
(5★) One of my favorites
Excellent and challenging puzzles with tons of levels and visually striking to boot. Not to mention that it's one of the few games
that I don't mind having the sound on for.
Jun 21, 2014
(5★) Art!
The best game in the AppStore by far!The music the graphics the gameplay all are perfect!PS.The ads are gone ;)
Apr 28, 2014
(5★) Nice game
Colors are cool. Pretty challenging. it different too
Feb 17, 2014
(5★) Best game out there!
This is one if my favorite games, great idea.
Feb 07, 2014
(4★) solid game.
excellent gameplay and concept, beautiful limbo-esque graphics and brilliant sound make a great all-around game. touch controls on
ground manipulations can be frustrating sometimes, but doesnt really
Jan 03, 2014
(4★) Amazing, artistic game, but.
The bubble ads that take a lot of space of the menu ruin the style of the game. At least you guys can have a "More Games" button,
or something. But overall, an amazing game!
Dec 08, 2013
(2★) All time favorite, but
This game will always be a favorite of mine and was one of my first games on the appstore. Pls look at the reviews here. People
hate ur bubbles! This game will die if u dont take them out! Pls what u
Aug 29, 2013
I have purchased both the normal and the HD version and have been enjoying the game for some time befor.e. however, now i
installed it back, tried on my iPhone 4s and my iPad but the game keeps crashi
Aug 03, 2013
(4★) iPod 5 support!
The game overall is great, but it NEEDS iPod 5 support!
Jul 03, 2013
(5★) Mr.
I just love it. It keeps me calm.
Jul 02, 2013
(5★) Beautiful game
Not to sound like one of those people, but this game is genuinely beautiful. It is fun, intriguing, and visually wonderful. I
cannot recommend it highly enough.
Jun 28, 2013
(5★) Beautiful
Beautiful. Such a nice switch from the busy colorful screens of other games.
Jun 12, 2013
(5★) Awesome game
This game is a great game. It is very intertaining and a great way to kill time. Highly recommended.
(4★) Beware of crashes
I love this game, it is beautiful and so much fun to play. Sadly though, it crashes on me frequently. Would get 5 stars if the
crash problem was fixed.
May 22, 2013
(5★) Well worth the money
Excellent game with amazing art. The music goes so well with the game to make for a great experience.
Apr 30, 2013
(5★) Escape into another world
Awesome imaginary world. Perfect soundtrack. Well done creative staff!
Apr 11, 2013
(3★) Good
I find that it often crashes but otherwise its a very good game
Apr 07, 2013
(5★) I love this game
This is a beautiful game with music that is unmatched. Little contre and the unique scenery makes you want to keep playing even in
difficult levels.
Apr 06, 2013
(4★) pretty cool ]
i really like this challenging puzzler although it is really hard to use double touch on the Ipod touch. There is an easy solution
Mar 30, 2013
(5★) So much fun!
Purchased it just because the art looks cool, the game is sooooo much fun though. Challenging but not so challenging that it feels
impossible at times.
Mar 11, 2013
(5★) This app is amazing!
There is not much more to say. Would pay 5 bucks easily for this app even though I got it for 1!
Mar 10, 2013
(2★) Игра хорошая, но есть ОГРОМ
Всё отлично, вот только про поддержку iPhone 5 забыли. Что не удивительно,
для отечественных разработчиков. (
Feb 21, 2013
(5★) Puzzle lover
This game is a great addition to my puzzle games
Feb 03, 2013
(5★) Amazing
Great graphics. Very stunning on the second world.
Jan 14, 2013
(5★) fantastic & engaging
wonderful gameplay and an immersive experience
Jan 13, 2013
(5★) Fantastic game
This game is ridiculous fun. The music is incredible and sets the tone for the game. The puzzles are challenging but not
impossible. Art work is also great. This game is a must-have
Jan 12, 2013
(5★) Awesome
Awesome but occasionally it will crash. But it was worth the money!
Jan 11, 2013
Love the music & it reminds me of Tim Burton!
Jan 10, 2013
Makes me sleepy in a comfortable way, but not in a creepy "I sleep with small boys" way.
Jan 06, 2013
(5★) Best music ever
It asome fun and when you have noting to do you can play it
Dec 13, 2012
(4★) Great Game need updat
Would give 5 stars but there has been plenty if time to get an uodate for iPhone 5
Dec 09, 2012
(4★) Amazing!
Great clear graphics, hard to stop playing, and creative display! The only problem is that it keeps crashing every time, please
make an update!
(5★) Great game
This game is amazing to me but when I play a level it seems to crash after a couple of seconds
Dec 08, 2012
(5★) Unique
Brings together all of the aspects that create a truly original game. Its like everything and nothing.
(4★) Great game. Needs an update.
The game and its visuals are splendid, but not on the new iPhone and iPod. Please oh please update for the new aspect ratio!
Dec 02, 2012
(3★) iPhone 5 support resolution
Please add support for the iPhone 5 resolution
Nov 26, 2012
(5★) Wonderful puzzle game.
Many dynamic levels that keep your attention.
Nov 24, 2012
(5★) Fun
This game is so fun and has the best soundtrack
Oct 21, 2012
(4★) Magic.
Great game from top to bottom. Innovative gameplay and beautiful graphics. Relaxing music too! Wish it would upgrade to iPhone 5
screen size.
Oct 20, 2012
(5★) Perfect
This game is beautiful, the more levels they create the more I am happily willing to pay
(5★) [giggle]
Fantastic physics game with a very lovable creature at the center of the action. Good for all ages.
Sep 05, 2012
(5★) Entertaining on several levels
How can this game be challenging and relaxing at the same time?
Jul 20, 2012
(5★) Clever, soothing puzzle game
Contre Jour is delightful. The puzzles are challenging enough to take some figuring out, but not hard enough to become
frustrating. Every time you find the solution to a level, it makes you feel like
Jun 28, 2012
(5★) 10/10
Visually stunning. Aurally calming. Challenges the brain. What else can you ask for in a game.
Jun 10, 2012
(5★) Nice game
Better than cut the rope, because it is harder. And it should really play in the evening, while the name is against day!
Jun 07, 2012
(5★) Simple aesthetics creating an addictive challenge
Great work of art & music! Thanks for the beautiful game!
May 14, 2012
(5★) Lo mejor
Excelente juego pero chevere que tuviera mas niveles pero es estupendo.
Apr 13, 2012
(4★) Nice Graphics, Fun Game
The graphics are well done and the game requires some thought, but not too much. Fun.
Apr 12, 2012
(5★) !
The best game ever
Apr 07, 2012
(5★) Love it!
Much sweeter than it appears at first. Wonderful music!
Apr 02, 2012
(5★) One of the most fun games
I have played in a long time
Apr 01, 2012
(5★) Artfully Fun
An amazing game, a masterpiece, really. Very artistic as well as fun and challenging. Worth much more than what I payed for it.
(5★) Phenomenal Game!
This game is beautiful and challenging. Artistically stimulating and creative! I only wish the developers would be faster at
publishing new
Total 56 reviews with 91.4% ratings for this app.

Version History

  • 1.25 Upgrade Aug 25, 2011
  • 1.0First TrackedDec 31, 1969
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  • New App: Free Dec 31, 1969

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