Tag Archives: action

Super Crate Box

Wow, this game is extremely addictive… I had no idea what I was getting myself into. Collect crates, get score, die, unlock stuff – is apparently a winning formula.

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Voxeliens

Today we look at a voxel based 3D adaptation of the Space Invaders formula: Voxeliens. Of course, there are some neat twists like destructible terrain and power-ups. Have a look, try the demo, and if you like it, pick it up! It’s only four dollars. I had a pretty good time with the game, and […]

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Mighty Jill Off

Kinky, jumpy… flappy? So many interesting ways to describe this very entertaining and well designed simple platformer from 2008. Take a look with me, then see how far you can get. It’s pretty tricky, but surprisingly accessible at the same time.

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Au Sable

A dark, gritty, atmospheric run and gun side-scrolling horror shooter: Au Sable is definitely something different. Employing a visual style and general retro-psycho approach to sprite design like this is (at least for me) an absolute breath of fresh air. I intend to play the several others in this mini-series at some point (one of […]

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