Tag Archives: twin-stick

The Spooky Cave (Alpha)

Today we’re going to have a look at an early alpha version of an upcoming twin-stick procedurally generated dungeon crawler RPG called The Spooky Cave by developer Polkm. It seems like such an obvious idea but in retrospect I don’t think I’ve ever seen it done before! Essentially we’ll clear rooms by waving our sword […]

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Echoes+

Today we’re going to have a look at Echoes+ by developer Binary Zoo – a very well polished twin-stick shooter with lots of options. There’s a ton of game modes, options, and achievements and best of all, it’s totally free! Check out Echoes+ either as a standalone exe or right through Steam at the links […]

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Sloth Patrol

Since it seems to be international sloth awareness week I decided I’d check out a twin-stick shooter by the name of Sloth Patrol by developer Traxmaster Software. A very competent game with some great production values and even a sloth filled story mode we’ll do our best to live as long as possible against the […]

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Assault Android Cactus (Preview Build)

Assault Android Cactus by developer Witch Beam is a multiplayer-oriented dual-stick shooter with some very cool effects and a roster of interesting characters to play as. In addition to some already very chaotic fights, there are even some bullet-hell style moments and a bunch of power-ups and twists to keep players coming back over and […]

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Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved

Today we take a look at a very influential (if not ‘the’) twin-stick retro style neon shooter: Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved. It’s a game that is quite a big deal to me and it’s one I’ve spent countless hours playing. Probably a few of you out there have some fond memories of it as well […]

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Spheres of Chaos (2012)

They don’t get much more psychedelic than this… seriously. It’s a semi twin-stick shooter with a gameplay style reminiscent of Asteroids, but it certainly has an updated set of features. Another one that’s maybe not for the faint of heart!

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Beat Hazard Ultra

A wonderful twin-stick shooter that generates each experience based on your music, Beat Hazard Ultra is a definite buy for fans of the genre. It is absolutely mesmerizing to watch… although it can get a bit hectic at times. I really appreciate the leveling system and the fact that you can even pipe in internet […]

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Everyday Shooter

Is it a music album? Is it a twin-stick shooter? Is it a work of abstract art? Yes, to all of the above. Everyday Shooter by Queasy Games / Johnathan Mak is just as captivating and addictive as it is confusing. It brings a lot to the genre without being too overbearing in it’s play […]

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Really Big Sky

Hallucinogenic, beautiful, LSD fueled twin-stick shooter from hell. Really Big Sky will keep you guessing and most likely smash you into an asteroid in the process. You get a drill, you get some lasers, you get lots of flashing colors, add some pumping techno, then you randomize EVERYTHING and you’ve got Really Big Sky. Give […]

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