By now you'll have seen my general take on driving games: more arcade, less realistic, handles like a dream and just lets me go crazy.
And with a title like Monster Trucks Nitro, you'd assume it'd be awesome, right?
Tagged: 2009, demo available, driving, iOS, jump'n'run, OS X, RedLynx Ltd, Steam, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
Sometimes I don't even bother reading the description of a game or watching trailer videos before I pick it up.
Super Puzzle Platformer Deluxe is one such game.
Tagged: 2013, Adult Swim Games, Andrew Morrish, demo available, jump'n'run, pixel art, Steam, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
There are retro styled games where the author is just trying to cash in on the nostalgia value.
And then there are games made with love and genuine fondness for Ye Olden Gaming. Adventure Apes and the Mayan Mystery... gotta be the last one.
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Some games from times gone by leave a legacy with an entire generation of players. And those games sometimes get remade by fans.
Hurrican, though, is quite possibly one of the best fan remakes I've ever seen.
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There are some games that just never quite seem to fulfil any kind of destiny.
Flip-it and Magnose seems to be in that camp.
Tagged: 1990, Amiga, Image Works/Mirrorsoft, jump'n'run, puzzle-solving, sci-fi, Sci-Fi Month | No repliesContinue reading →
One of the things that irks me about a game is when it can't even be consistent with its own name.
A.R.E.S.: Extinction Agenda is one such game.
Tagged: 2010, demo available, Desura, Extend Studio, indie, jump'n'run, OriGO Games, sci-fi, Sci-Fi Month, Steam, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
Well, it's the last day of Jump 'n' Run Month, figured I might as well turn out a really good game for the last of the month!
Today we're looking at The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.
Tagged: 2011, adventure, Jump 'n' Run Month, jump'n'run, Monolith Soft, Nintendo, puzzle-solving, role-playing game (RPG), Zelda series | 1 replyContinue reading →
There are many, many platform games out there, and even more than a few in this character's back catalogue.
But there are no games quite as... unique... as today's game, Kirby's Epic Yarn.
Tagged: 2010, cartoons, Good-Feel, HAL Laboratory, Jump 'n' Run Month, jump'n'run, Kirby series, Nintendo | No repliesContinue reading →
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 game is an interesting curiosity, both specifically as a platformer and more generally in gaming history.
Today we're looking at Inner Worlds.
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