FIRST 10 MINUTES | PC Thursday, February 5, 2015 | 3:55 PM

Our videos of Grow Home

Our videos of Grow Home

Trying Grow Home is quite an experience. To tell you the truth, our first reaction to the game was basically "what the...?!!?" Clearly, Reflections' indie game is not really the kind of title you've played before, although the procedural animations and the exaggerated inertia of the main character may remind a bit of Octodad. It is however much simpler to play, with rather fun climbing mechanics (each trigger controls a hand, much like what the first Assassin's Creed wanted to include originally). If you're into exploration, gardening and Zen atmospheres, it might be worth a look. Honestly though, we haven't played long enough to tell you what we think about the game.
Update: Last video added.

Gameplay #1
Gameplay #2
Gameplay #3
Gameplay #4

All comments

Commented on 2015-02-05 01:22:02
Very interesting, thank you.
Commented on 2015-02-05 16:36:40
A freeform 3D platformer with some of the cutest walking animations? Why haven't I bought this yet?! Gameplay #2 video totally sold me.
Commented on 2015-02-05 22:05:11
The clunky gameplay and physics are quite enjoyable. It's too bad 'Trespasser' wasn't made in this day and age. It would probably have been much more successful.
Commented on 2015-02-07 04:41:30
Man, loving this game right now. Made a video where I jumped off the waterfall island. Love the heights you can get to, and the procedural animation makes for hilarious moments.

About the game

What's up?
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Razer Edge was a not-so-powerful Windows 10 tablet that started at $1000, with available gamepad accessories that cost $250. (8 minutes ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @droezelke: You're comparing a Nintendo console to Razer Edge? Lmfao... yeah... (1 Hour ago)
  • droezelke
    droezelke @MrWhite: Would you agree that the Switch is a tablet with a slimsy controller? Or in other words, a concept that has proven to not work? NVIDIA Shield, Razer Edge, ... (1 Hour ago)
  • aphex187
    aphex187 Soooooo has anyone played the tech test of Ghost Recon yet? (2 Hours ago)
  • asdfg
    asdfg Nintendo Switch is such a cutie: [url] (3 Hours ago)
  • scoobs0688
    scoobs0688 I think its a novel idea, I'm just not sure if enough people are going to want to buy this thing. Mobile gaming just isn't that popular if its not a phone game (4 Hours ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX I don't feel like working at all today. Want to play Battlefield and Overwatch. Baaaaah. (4 Hours ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
Top stories