DescriptionThe Swapper is a puzzle-platform game with a side-scrolling perspective. In the game the player has control over "The Swapper", a device that allows the player to create clones of him/herself and take control of them (swapping). All clones respond to movement input, but only the active clone can activate buttons and create new clones. Puzzles consist mostly of trying to move the different clones to the correct position at the right time so that door are opened by the pressure plates they can stand on. Additional difficulty arises from red, blue and purple lamps which block the player from swapping to other clones, creating new clones or both respectively.
The game takes place on an mostly abandoned space station. Its story unfolds mostly through diary logs and encounters with an NPC. Thematic to the story is cloning in relation to human consciousness and the soul.
Part of the Following Group
There are no reviews for this game.
|IGN||Windows||May 31, 2013||9.3 out of 10||93|
|GameTrailers||Windows||Jun 20, 2013||9.2 out of 10||92|
|Game Informer Magazine||Windows||May 30, 2013||9.25 out of 10||92|
|Polygon||Windows||Jun 25, 2013||9 out of 10||90|
|Nintendo Life||Wii U||Nov 11, 2014||90|
|Nintendo-Online.de||Wii U||Nov 06, 2014||9 out of 10||90|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Windows||Jun 07, 2013||9 out of 10||90|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Windows||Aug 08, 2014||17 out of 20||85|
|TrueAchievements||Xbox One||Jun 09, 2015||4 out of 5||80|
|Edge||Windows||May 31, 2013||7 out of 10||70|
There are currently no topics for this game.
There is no trivia on file for this game.
Related Web Sites
- Wikipedia: The Swapper (Article about the game in the open encyclopedia)