Neverhood, The The Neverhood Inc. / Dreamworks Interactive / Microsoft Game Studios 1996

This is a unique clay-animated adventure. Born into a Neverhood that may never exist, Klaymen explores a land of Terrifying Creatures, Extraordinary Machines, and Mysterious Artifacts. Long ago the king of this world was betrayed by his trusted assistant. You must save the Neverhood by navigating Klaymen through a twisted plot of ancient secrets, witty inventions and monstrous puzzles to outwit your nasty foe. To unearth the truth, you must find and view 20 short videodiscs that have been scattered throughout this world, while solving a variety of puzzles as you go. The puzzles are not all that difficult if you are really observant about what you see and hear on your trek, and besides, there's a built-in hint system within the game that you discover right away. It's located where we all do our best thinking, in the 'John', and there you can always find inspiration about what to do next, written on sheets of toilet paper. The brilliant and bizarre full screen graphics are, quite simply, amazing, and both the movements and the facial expressions of the endearing characters seem absolutely real. The music in the game is rhythmic, funky and warped, with totally indecipherable vocals, and yet it's the kind of music that you find that you're tapping your feet to. Apparently over 3 tons of clay and frame-by-frame hand positioning of the characters was required to create the world depicted in the artwork.
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Level Demo 21Mb ( @ Fileshack)
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Level Demo included in: Windows 95 Game Sampler 2 (1996) ISO Demo 315MB (uploaded by Old_Schooler)
Full Demo with WinXP patch and setup instructions separate WinXP Patch (uploaded by nanette)
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ISO Demo 590MB (@ Fajnegry)
Video Reviews
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ISO Demo 584MB (uploaded by Old_Schooler)
Clone ISO Demo 690MB (uploaded by Egon68) plus jewel case, disc & manual scans, Win XP patch
Full Demo - Win7 fully compatible (nothing cut) + save functionality 576MB (uploaded by 3Spot)
Full Demo + OST + Extras 572MB (uploaded by hgdagon)
Full Demo with ScummVM 665MB (uploaded by The Collection Chamber)
ScummVM Full Demo 618MB (uploaded by Internet Archive Software Collection)

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