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Monday, May 08, 2006
And the Sky Full of Stars is a competition entry by Jari Komppa, combining elements from both Katamari Damacy and Fumito Ueda's Ico. Shadowy figures are attempting to destroy your town, but fortunately you have the ability to pluck stars from the sky and use them to smash these evil creatures.

To collect stars, just move your mouse cursor over these celestial bodies and they will follow you obediently. Then it's just a matter of hurling them towards the shadows to dissolve them and save your fellow townsmen. Sounds crazy although it is rather fun to play.

Name: And the Sky Full of Stars
Developer: Jari Komppa
Category: Action
Type: Freeware
Size: 1MB
Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/02/2006 10:59:00 PM:  
You guys use the word ''interesting'' too much in reviews:

''And the Sky Full of Stars is an interesting competition entry...''

''Killer Worm is an interesting effort...''

''Gikoparo 5 is an interesting horizontal-scrolling shooter...''

''Particulation is an interesting effort by Diffusion Studios...''

Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/03/2006 01:27:00 AM:  
I was thinking the exact same thing when I was reading that.

Maybe they are all just interesting? :)

Reaches for the thesaurus..
Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/03/2006 10:13:00 AM:  
My father often expresses the dictum, "whenever someone says something is 'interesting,' they usually mean 'a pain in the ass.'"
Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/03/2006 10:44:00 AM:  
hmmm. interesting...
Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/03/2006 12:18:00 PM:  
What a great title for a game, reminds of me a few Sci-fi book titles.

Blogger Tim said at 5/03/2006 03:10:00 PM:  
hi guys. sorry i haven't been able to write proper reviews as of late, been awfully busy with work.

anyway i'll finish up the ludum dare entries because i will be away again for a long period of time.
Blogger Tim said at 5/03/2006 11:25:00 PM:  
appearances of the offending word have been removed from recent reviews.

furthermore, the word 'interesting' will be banned from IG and won't be featured in future posts. :)
Anonymous Anonymous said at 5/04/2006 12:42:00 PM:  
That's interesting!

... sorry.