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Contre Jour

Universal App – Optimized for iPhone and iPad.

Published by: Chillingo Ltd

  • Price: $0.99
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  • Current Version 1.31
  • Size 23.55 MB
  • Released Aug 25, 2011
  • Age 4+
  • Category Adventure, Puzzle
  • User Ratings 5.00 (5 votes)

App Description

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?

For more information or support, please visit www.chillingo.com

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What's new in version 1.31

The award-winning Contre Jour has finally been updated with iOS7 compatibility!

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  • Version 1.25 Aug 25, 2011
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Contre Jour is a universal app, and is available on the iTunes App Store for $0.99 (Ads free) with no in-app purchases. The game is compatible with all devices running iOS 6.0 or later, including the new iPhone 6 and iPad Mini. To download the Contre Jour app, just scan the QR code with your device or click the button below to go to the app's download page.

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The Verdict: Good!

7/10
  • Contre Jour is a top rated app with 5 stars.
  • Contre Jour is currently ranked #63 in the U.S. App Store.

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