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Bulb Boy

Multi award-winning 2D horror puzzle adventure about a boy with a glowing head.

One gloomy night, Bulb Boy wakes suddenly from a frightening nightmare to discover that evil has overshadowed the Bulbhouse. His family has disappeared and there are horrid monsters lurking in the shadows. Gather the courage and use his glass head to save everything he loves.

Gameplay
Bulb Boy is an intuitive 2D point & click horror adventure about a boy with a glowing head (alright, it's a bulb...) inspired by Machinarium and Gobliiins. Solve puzzles, defeat wicked monsters and reveal Bulb Boy's abilities to unfold a twisted tale. Ohhh... And don't forget to save your Grandpa-raffin and Mothdog from the frightening darkness.

Key Features
DEFEAT THE MONSTERS
Explore the Bulb house, that is full of frightening creatures. Defeat the evil in all its forms and bring the light back.

BULB'S TALENTS
Being a boy that is a bulb comes with many talents. Not only does your head light up and allow you to survive electrical shocks, but it can also be unscrewed for use in strange places.

PLAYABLE FLASHBACKS
Play as other family characters. Relive Bulb Boy's childhood memories to uncover the mystery of the story.

BUBBLE SPEECH
No dialogue, just bubble speech. Watch the story unfold in animated clouds.

SECRETS
There are things in the house waiting to be revealed.

POOP
In many sizes and proportions.

Bulb Boy

Supported play modes

TV

Tabletop

Handheld

Release date

July 6, 2017

No. of players

Publisher

ESRB rating

Supported play modes

TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode

Game file size

880 MB

Supported languages

English

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This game supports:Save Data Cloud

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