I'm always intrigued by games that build levels programmatically. And when they do so using my songs, I feel like I have some kind of input into the game.
AudioSurf claims to do this. Let's see if it does.
Tagged: 2008, audio seeding, demo available, driving, Dylan Fitterer, procedural generation, sci-fi, Steam, Windows | 1 replyContinue reading →
We haven't looked at many space vehicle driving games in Driving Month, especially ones that aren't bound to a 'track'.
Time we looked at Pyroblazer then.
Tagged: 2008, Candella Systems, combative driving, demo available, driving, Driving Month, Eipix, sci-fi, Steam, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
There are few games that truly earn the title of trend setter, and this game is one of them.
It's even inspired multiple entries in this month's selection. It can only be Mario Kart Wii.
It isn't every day that you see games with dragons on, or for that matter a quest to rescue a kidnapped cat.
But today's game is not just any other game, it is Jasper's Journeys.
Tagged: 2008, demo available, fantasy, Jump 'n' Run Month, jump'n'run, Lexaloffle, OS X, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
This was a game I never intended to do this soon into Game Memorial, mostly because, as we'll see, my initial experience was so poor, I never wanted to play it again.
Fortunately, Asgard on this site convinced me that I should give it another go, and as such, today we're looking at
Tagged: 2008, Assassin's Creed, Jump 'n' Run Month, jump'n'run, sci-fi, Steam, Ubisoft, Ubisoft Montreal, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
Today we mark the half way point through New Beginnings Month, with a new beginning in multiple ways - the letter O brings us the beginning of a very strange series - On The Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, and today we're looking at Episode One.
Any game that bears any name of Penny Arcade is immediately going to conjure up characters that will be familiar to many, the role-playing duo of Gabe and Tycho from the comic, and I'm curious to see exactly what is done with this game!
Tagged: 2008, adventure, demo available, Hothead Games, New Beginnings Month, OS X, Penny Arcade, point 'n' click, Precipice of Darkness, role-playing game (RPG), sci-fi, Steam, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
Welcome to the next instalment of the month of New Beginnings, and today we're looking at a game that has some very interesting mechanics and is an interesting twist on the RPG scene - Harvest: Massive Encounter, by Oxeye Game Studios.
If that name seems familiar, it might - they were the same group who worked on Fists of Resistance, our Game A Day from a couple of days ago.
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