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VVVVVV (Windows)

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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
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5 point score based on user ratings.

Trivia

1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die

VVVVVV is mentioned in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by Tony Mott

Development

The initial game design, especially the movement, was based on the prototype Sine Wave Ninja, created by Terry Cavanagh for the Glorious Trainwreck website's Klik of the Month. Visuals were inspired by Monty on the Run and the Dizzy games.

Contributed by Sciere (245759) on Jan 15, 2010. [revised by : Hello X) (10990) and Sciere (245759)]. -- edit trivia