Neon White’s Developers Being Too Good at Their Own Game Caused Real Problems

Neon White, an ungodly fast first-person platformer about shooting up demons while shuffling through colored cards that unlock movement abilities, is extremely good. It’s a game where you’ll complete a level, in theory an accomplishment in a video game, and feel unsatisfied. Levels in Neon White take less than a minute to finish—and frequently over in less than 30 seconds. Finishing a level faster and faster isn’t optional but a requirement.

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