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Description

Jazzpunk is set in a cold war setting. The player takes the role of a secret agent who has to do, well, secret agent stuff like stealing data from the Russians or stealing a person's kidney. The graphics are deliberately crude and all persons are presented like figures from a board game.

From a gameplay perspective, this is an adventure game: the player solves puzzles by using items with other items (or simply by finding the correct item to activate). There are also various mandatory and optional mini games like playing mini golf, participating in a boat race, Galaga or a first-person shooter sequence with a wedding theme. However, the main draw of the game is its non-sequential humour. When exploring the levels, there are many references to discover and many optional items to activate which usually has a humorous consequence.

Screenshots

Jazzpunk Windows There is a strange van in this hotel room.
Jazzpunk Windows The metro leads to the exit.
Jazzpunk Windows A James Bond sequence
Jazzpunk Windows At the resort

Promo Images

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Jazzpunk Screenshot Hidden image on site
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Alternate Titles

  • "Jazzpunk: Director's Cut" -- PlayStation 4 title

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Critic Reviews

Giant Bomb Windows Feb 07, 2014 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
PC Gamer Windows Feb 05, 2014 92 out of 100 92
Eurogamer.net (UK) Windows Feb 10, 2014 9 out of 10 90
Edge Windows Feb 17, 2014 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
The Escapist Windows Feb 06, 2014 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Multiplayer.it Windows Feb 13, 2014 7.8 out of 10 78
Everyeye.it Windows Mar 12, 2014 7.5 out of 10 75
Adventure Gamers Windows Mar 24, 2014 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameSpot Windows Feb 12, 2014 7 out of 10 70
Game Informer Magazine Windows Feb 07, 2014 6.5 out of 10 65

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Awards

  • Seumas McNally Grand Prize Nomination (2014 Independent Games Festival)
  • Nuovo Award - Honorable Mention (2014 Independent Games Festival)
  • Best of PAX 2013 - Adam Sessler's Pick
  • PC Gamer - Editor's Choice (2014)

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Contributed to by Patrick Bregger (173432) and Sciere (466598)