Hydrophobia In Action, A Contender For Video Game's Best Water Yet

Kotaku previewed new Xbox Live Arcade exclusive Hydrophobia this weekend. The game has some rough spots, but to help you understand this game's potential check out its water effects in this official trailer.

In the final minute of the trailer, note the exploding barrels trick, the underwater combat and the heroine's water-controlling power.


    I've been following this game for years, but I've only now come to the realisation that it's being made by a relatively unknown studio and is probably somewhat low budget, hence they don't have nearly enough resources to make the game I'd been expecting.
    Even so, the water effects look great, it's just that it seems like they're focusing more on well, everything else...

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