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Limbo
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Paul Williams
First Published: 16-06-2014 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 22-07-2020 / 13:23 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 10-08-2020 / 09:11 GMT

Continue to the right until a glowing brain slug attaches itself to your head. This will be your first encounter with the brain slugs and you'll be seeing a few more of these before the game is done! These things will force you to move continuously in the same direction until they are exposed to light. Light will make them change direction and force you to walk in the opposite way. To get rid of them we need to solve a puzzle and lead them to a small group of demonic plants that live on the roof that will grab it from you.

The brain slug will force you to the left at first until you hit the light beam, at which point you will turn around and start cruising in the opposite direction. Continue down the hill and jump across the gap. Jump over the box here and continue until you reach a second beam of light. The direction will change once again. As you head back the other way push the box.

You will be forced to run to the right (left), when you come back, push the box under the growth on the ceiling and jump up to remove the parasite (right).

When you are underneath the demonic growth on the ceiling, jump on the box and then jump again - the growth should snatch the brain slug from your head. This will return your controls to normal.

Continue to the right.

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Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Playdead
  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, PS3, PS4, 360, XB1
  • Genre
    Platformer
  • Guide Release
    16 June 2014
  • Last Updated
    22 July 2020
  • Guide Author
    Paul Williams

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Take on the role of a silhouetted boy trapped in a mysterious, monochrome realm in one of last generation’s most highly acclaimed indie platform titles. Work your way through the creepy landscape, avoiding its denizens, solving all of the tricky puzzles and eluding all of those macabre traps that litter your path.

Our guide for LIMBO features:

  • Complete walkthrough from start to finish, grabbing all of the hidden items and achievements/trophies as you go.
  • Locations of all the hidden eggs for achievements/trophies.
  • Complete guide to the PS3/PC exclusive secret level.
  • Locations of the 11 Xbox360 version exclusive hidden eggs.

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