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‘Bear Simulator’ Is Exactly What It Sounds Like

Admit it: you'd play this.

by: Ted Alvarez

image: YouTube
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Be honest: You’ve always wanted to be a bear. Bears spend weeks at a time gorging on salmon and berries (my two favorite foods), star-struck hikers treat them like Brad Pitt, and they get to sleep 7-9 months out of the year. Not a bad gig if you ask me. Now there’s a game in development – the aptly named Bear Simulator – that aims to get folks closer than ever to living the ursine dream.  Watch:



The game isn’t finished – which is obvious from the fact that your bear walks around with his paws straight out like Superman. If you want to help make this happen, you can back the project on Kickstarter.




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