1001 spikes - price: $15 1001 spikes is a very challenging 2d platformer in 8-bit style with tons of secrets, traps, and characters to unlock. The game has a storyline, cutscenes, and solid gameplay mechanics culminating in a pretty well-done platformer. You start out with 1001 lives and have no way of getting any more. In … Continue reading Salty’s Short Synopsis 2 – 1001 Spikes
Loot Hero DX - price: $3 Loot Hero DX is a fun little game where all you have to do is run in a line forward or backwards if you need that little extra gold to get an upgrade. It took about less then 8 minutes to complete the first play through. When you beat … Continue reading Salty’s Short Synopsis 1 – Loot Hero DX
First off, I'm not a big RTS player, you won't see me grinding ranked matches in StarCraft II, but I have played them and enjoyed them a lot. From Command and Conquer Red Alert, to Tom Clancy's End War, and even Halo Wars. Yes, halo wars, crap but I liked playing it. I've found my share of RTS … Continue reading AirMech Arena : Transforming, for good or bad.
Fresh out of playing this game, I would just like to warn any newcomers; expect overwhelming emotion and the desire to call your mom, dad, dog, everyone with a strong desire to be ridiculously sentimental. "Valiant Hearts" is a wonderful game that is equal parts puzzle-solving and learning about history--so you learn while you learn. … Continue reading [DEBRIEFING] A Review of Valiant Hearts: The Great War
Every once in a while I get to have really interesting encounters with developers. This is one of those interactions. A few days ago I wrote my first negative review for the site. In Exilium is an old school RPG that holds true to the conventions of old. You can read my thoughts on the … Continue reading A response to: In Exilium: Tough Crowd
ADVENTURE! Who doesn't love a good adventure, in real life or in a game. A good adventure game will charm it’s players and suck them into it’s own world. That’s what Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas has done for me. The sea, plenty of monsters, and a charming story is a formula that I love most … Continue reading A Link to the Oceanhorn
Some games have humble beginnings. In Exilium is one such game, made by a small team, but unfortunately, charm only takes it so far. Old School In Exilium opens with you losing everything your character had. A king without a throne, cast into exile, and your job is to regain this former glory. The game's pacing … Continue reading In Exilium: Tough Crowd