By investing in procedurally generated levels, developers can narrow their focuses, play to their strengths, buckle down, and work smart.Read More
Where Year Walk truly shines, however, is in its platform-specific design.Read More
The Fall captures a sense of stillness in its ambience, which is coupled with religious symbolism and a dystopian setting.Read More
In terms of play and narrative, the game isn’t very nuanced; it has the substance of a Goosebumps novel.Read More
Super Mario Maker is a powerful resource to put in someone’s hands.Read More
Anna schools Raph in the ways of the Umbra Witch, the questions still remains: What would a Sepia Witch look like?
Bayonetta 2 is the sequel to Bayonetta’s non-stop climax action. It is a 3rd person character action game for the wii u that was developed by Platinum Games and published by Nintendo.Read More
Valiant Hearts makes phenomenal use of the public domain.Read More
If I were in distress, the prisoner of an evil wizard on top of a gigantic tower, and from my window I saw Shovel Knight coming in the distance, I would be torn. On one hand, the little guy oozes confidence; on the other, he looks a tad silly. Well, Shovel Knight does not care. He knows better.Read More
We saw Conker and Vid Ribbon on stage, while poor Mother 3 only got a brief mention, but you know what we didn’t get?Read More
Child of Light is sterile; it’s what happens when an adventure is all tropes, but no intrigue. The game was billed as an RPG for kids, but instead of targeting children as an audience it works on the assumption that kids fiction never moved beyond the fable, and that their gameplay experiences are coddled and straightforward —which they aren’t.Read More
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze feels more like an old Rareware game than anything we’ve gotten since Star Fox Adventures, which means we need to talk about the role Rare used to fill for Nintendo.Read More
Do these contestants use illegal performance enhancing power-ups? Let's find out.Read More
Crazy Bones or Pogs? How many hot dogs should one person eat? Is Nintendo creating a false sense of beauty?Read More
Anna did some sleuthing and came to the conclusion that Pride is the movie she was referring to.
Rayman Legends is a 2D side-scroller with 4 player co-op, built with Ubi Art Framework. It was developed by Ubisoft Montpellier and published by Ubisoft.
Nintendo does a great job turning fast-action genres into puzzle-type games. In the same way that the Metroid Prime games don’t follow the same gameplay loop as a typical first-person shooter‐despite all the shooting you do in the first-person‐Pikmin doesn’t play like a run-of-the-mill strategy romp.Read More