Category Archives: Adventure

Indie Games That Don’t Suck: Consuming Shadow

Indie Games That Don’t Suck: Consuming Shadow Ben "Croshaw" Yahtzee has proven again that critics are not just negative nancies who gripe and whine and never accomplish anything. They too are creators. He made a really cool game, without prompting, … Continue reading

Adventure, Exploring Stuff, Horror, Indie Games That Don't Suck, Puzzle, Video Gaming

The 10 Best Retsupuraes

The 10 Best Retsupuraes In 2007, Something Awful Forums user Slowbeef created the " Let’s Play ", a video (or a series of images with text) in which someone plays a video game and comments for the enjoyment of others. … Continue reading

Adventure, Animu, Comedy, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Fighting Games, Insanity, Platformer, Third-Person, Video Gaming

Remember Me — One Third of a Good Game

Remember Me — One Third of a Good Game Remember Me is a 2013 game developed by the new company Dontnod Entertainment and published by Capcom. It blends the genres of beat-em-up and adventure in a strange new fashion. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Adventure, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Video Gaming

A Review of the Bundle Stars ‘Bundle #6 – Catnip’

A Review of the Bundle Stars ‘Bundle #6 – Catnip’ For a change of pace I’m reviewing an indie games bundle that has more than a mayfly’s lifespan left before closing. Check out Bundle Stars for lots of cheap games; … Continue reading

Adventure, First-Person, Online Gaming, Puzzle, RPG or thereabouts, Tower Defense, Video Gaming

A Review of the Indie Royale "Debut Bundle"

You know the drill. Go to Indie Royale in the next three days, buy cheap rad games, support poor struggling game developers. Then keep going back for more because their service is great. Here’s my look at the most recent … Continue reading

Adventure, Horror, Platformer, Puzzle, Shmups, Tower Defense, Video Gaming

A Review of the Indie Royale “Mash Bundle”

A Review of the Indie Royale “Mash Bundle” I love these little indie bundles. There’s like ten different ones and they keep having new packages every couple of weeks. Thanks to inflation and joining forces with Steam, video games are … Continue reading

Adventure, Beat-Em-Up, Online Gaming, Platformer, Shmups, Strategy, Video Gaming

The Cat Lady – Flawed, But Amazing

Guest article by Brian G. Wood . He also has a pretty rad book on Amazon, you should buy it. ********** The Cat Lady – Flawed, But Amazing This review will contain minor spoilers for The Cat Lady . If … Continue reading

Adventure, Brian G. Wood, Guest Article, Horror, Video Gaming

Frog Fractions and Multi-Genre Games

Frog Fractions and Multi-Genre Games Frog Fractions is a browser-based flash game that initially appears to be about completing simple actions (a frog eating bugs) to teach players about fractions and mathematics. However, this premise is quickly revealed to be … Continue reading

Adventure, Comedy, Shmups, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, Video Gaming

Jonathan Blow is the Most Pretentious Man on Earth

Jonathan Blow is the Most Pretentious Man on Earth I kind of liked Braid . It didn’t deserve all the ridiculous hyperbole surrounding it but it was not bad. It had some cool puzzle mechanics and the art was interesting. … Continue reading

Adventure, Platformer, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, Video Gaming

An Actually Good Lord of the Rings Game!

This is going to be an unconventional article. My site isn’t a parenting blog and I usually have no patience for the wacky antics of children, but I thought it was hilarious that my ten year old nephew could write … Continue reading

Adventure, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Guest Article, Lord of the Rings, RPG or thereabouts, Video Gaming, Zane Laughead