What if the things in the night didn't just go bump? BlindSide is a terrifying new audio-only adventure game set in a world you'll never see! BlindSide uses custom audio algorithms to turn any pair of stereo headphones into simulated surround sound. Using only your ears, you’ll to learn how to explore the darkness and make your way through the fully physical world surrounding you. But watch out! There are monsters roaming the dark, and you must find a way to stay alive while trying to unravel the mystery of why you can no longer see. With over 1000 sound effects and pieces of dialogue, challenging gameplay, and a new level of audio-based horror, BlindSide presents the opportunity for both sighted and visually impaired gamers to enjoy an identically nightmare-inducing gameplay experience. Winner of the 2013 Games for Change Festival's "Most Innovative" Award

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What if the things in the night didn't just go bump? BlindSide is a terrifying new audio-only adventure game set in a world you'll never see! BlindSide uses custom audio algorithms to turn any pair of stereo headphones into simulated surround sound. Using only your ears, you’ll to learn how to explore the darkness and make your way through the fully physical world surrounding you. But watch out! There are monsters roaming the dark, and you must find a way to stay alive while trying to unravel the mystery of why you can no longer see. With over 1000 sound effects and pieces of dialogue, challenging gameplay, and a new level of audio-based horror, BlindSide presents the opportunity for both sighted and visually impaired gamers to enjoy an identically nightmare-inducing gameplay experience.

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BlindSide is an audio-only game that features 3D audio, and should be played while wearing headphones to experience the full 3D effect! Controls: Esc...

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Yuki526
Yuki526

I can't wait to check this game out, it sounds interesting..

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chuckles09523
chuckles09523

AAAWWWWW, THAT WAS A REALLY BAD PUN!!!!

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Kwama57
Kwama57

Very interesting idea and treatment. Now i just wish i was a native English speaker, as a French i can only suffer through the game trying to decipher what i ear.. It helps myself to improve on that part though, in case i date a foreign gf someday.. :)

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Tayfun
Tayfun

A review with the developers of BlindSide:

Gamers.com.tr

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Lemoncreme
Lemoncreme

I will buy it soon. Looks unique and terrifying.

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kobix4
kobix4

how i change game resolution in windows i cant see the game

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Guest
Guest

Are you retarded?

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baronsmoki
baronsmoki

I think that's the point :)

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Player_Review
Player_Review

Saw this at Indie Cade ... just bought it and looking forward to something new - innovation rocks

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MrFidelmios
MrFidelmios

I'de buy it, but Desura doesn't support mac....

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jackmcentee
jackmcentee

I'm playing on mac?

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BlindSide
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Spoiler Free First things first... A game without graphics! It's a difficult concept to sell without a playable demo. Hopefully the developers will rectify this shortly. However, if you are like me, a game that relies solely on audio is intriguing. It's also very difficult to pull off. Thankfully there is a short tutorial that will guide you through the early stages. You start in your apartment in an apparent power cut, but you soon realise that something a little more sinister is happening. As…

Jul 31 2012 by UncommonStuff

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Feb 14 2013

BlindSide will be on display at @IndieCade East this weekend in NYC. Come by the Museum of the Moving Image and say hi!

Oct 5 2012

@feliciaday We're taking you up on the offer to play our IndieCade game! DM us and we'll send you a promo code, or tires.

Jul 31 2012

BlindSIde is now out for PC and Mac! T.co

Jun 21 2012

BlindSide now runs on iPod Touch (4th gen) and iPhone4! T.co For those of you who have downloaded it, just click the update.

Jun 1 2012

Audio-Only iPhone Game For The Visually Impaired [Video] T.co via @psfk

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