Ori and the Blind Forest Gameplay: 10 Interesting Facts About This Awesome Game

This is a fantastic game.

It’s a Game You Never Knew You Needed until Now

Ori and the Blind forest has been met with critical acclaim after its release back in March.  The game started out small and grew over four years to be the gorgeous culmination of storytelling, setting, characters, music, and design it is today.  The game ranks high among all fans. 

It’s a coming-of-age story that takes a lot of its inspiration from video games and movies from the early nineties.  Moon Studios wanted to bring that “old-video-game” feel to a new generation of gamers; and oh, how they have succeeded. 

Debut trailer for Ori and the Blind Forest.

Now, I’m going to tell you the most important things you should know about this awesome game.


1. You are a Forest Spirit

And you are absolutely adorable.

Ori is cute and fluffy, and he brings light to his surroundings.  However, Ori is also powerful.  As you level up, you gain the ability to shoot spirit flames, which become your primary means of getting past enemies and gaining collectables. 

While you have been orphaned, you are part of the forest, Nibel.  You are vital to Nibel’s survival.  Your job is to bring the light back to the “blinded” forest and bring hope to the forest’s inhabitants. 



Gamer Since: 1999
Favorite Genre: RPG
Currently Playing: Dragon Age: Origins, Ori and the Blind Forest
Top 3 Favorite Games:Dragon Age: Origins, Portal 2, Resident Evil 4 Ultimate HD

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