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Game Review : Gateways

Game Review : Gateways

What do you get when you combine the complex level design of Metroid with Portal’s critical thinking? Simply enough, a decent indie game.Gateways is, in spirit and gameplay, the child of these two stupendous titles, and without a doubt, Smudged Cat Games have taken a fair amount of creativity from both titles to create this one. You play as Ed, a brilliant scientist who happens to be locked in his own lab by a mysterious individual.  As you explore the lab, Ed realizes that the gateway guns (of his own invention) are scattered throughout the laboratory, and must find them to escape. Sadly,... Read On

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Game Review: Cthulhu Saves the World

Game Review: Cthulhu Saves the World

Do you remember the days of yore? Popping a cartridge into a console and… Popping it out to blow the contacts clean? But after that, I’m sure you have some wonderful sunlit memory of hearing wonderful 8-bit music fill your ears, listening as you read tales of knights and heroes who selflessly saved the world in all their blocky, pixelated glory… Cthulhu Saves the World isn’t one of these games. Rather, it pokes good fun at these games all while honoring them and their random battles, square little villages full of square little people, and of course by making... Read On

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Game Review: Racing Wings

Game Review: Racing Wings

I appreciate the XBLIG- Xbox Live Indie Games- for providing a birthing ground for both new games, and developers. Racing Wings is one of those XBLIG titles that, while not perfect, is certainly quite good and makes me curious as to where the developer will head next. http://youtu.be/y_ISllR4l04 Racing wings is a simple game with a top-down perspective: you control an airplane, and your goal is to steer it through various checkpoints. That’s pretty much it- wait a moment, no it’s not. Some checkpoints you must go through with your plane turned at an angle- others, your plane must... Read On

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Rating: 5.0/10 (1 vote cast)