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The Adventures of Shuggy

By all accounts I should hate The Adventures of Shuggy. It’s one of these 2D puzzle platformers with a retro sensibility that seemed to start breeding after Braid was a huge success. I didn’t like Braid as much as I was apparently supposed to, which by the law of diminishing returns means The Adventures Of Shuggy should be humoured and then casually thrown aside. Except, and I realise this may be a touch controversial, The Adventures Of Shuggy gives Braid’s pretentious backside a full on wedgy and slaps the self-congratulatory grin off Super Meat Boy’s face. Shuggy himself is an…