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A Robot Named Fight Review: Metroid Meets Manhunt

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Game: A Robot Named Fight Developer: Matt Bitner Games Our 1st Visit to a Distant World… Back in the late 1980’s: gamers played as Samus Aran in the original Metroid on Nintendo (1986) or Super Metroid on the SNES 8 years later. Metroid broke the mold with its side-scrolling, weapons based adventure, filled with secrets, upgrades, challenging boss battles, a…

Peridium Review: Paranoid Atmospheric Horror at its finest

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Game: Peridium Developer: Powerhoof Platform: PC If you spliced the point-and-click mechanics of Escape from Monkey Island and the paranoid, gory horror of John Carpenter’s seminal masterpiece The Thing, you’d end up somewhere close to Peridium. Created as part of AdventureJam 2017 by Powerhoof, this short but atmospherically grisly point and click adventure is worth a play. You assume…

Top 20 Nintendo (NES) Box Art

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For many, the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) was one of the first game systems they owned. After the success of Atari and the unfortunate issue plaguing video game systems in the early 1980’s, NES was poised to either elevate the video game industry or put the last nail in its coffin. Due to a smart marketing idea of rebranding…

Super Turbo Demon Busters! Review

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In Super Turbo Demon Busters! you assume command of a team of mercenaries accidentally stranded on the most dangerous planet in the universe, inhabited by almost every conceivable monster – and worse, it’s only a matter of time before your squad is transformed to join their ranks… Luckily, your team is well equipped to deal with the assembled hordes…

Boss 101 Review: Like a BOSS

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Growing up, once or twice you have imagined owning a jetpack. Or a robot. Or both. As luck (and reality) would have it, most of us never experience these items in real life. Luckily, there are ways around the gaping hole left by our childhood inclinations of cool gadgets. “The journey of a thousand light years… begins with a…

Freaky Awesome Review: Mutate or DIE

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35 hours have gone by since you started looking for your dog. Sam comes across an old abandoned factory, in a desolate landscape. After falling into the basement and landing in (what is assumed to be) toxic waste, you change completely: a hunch grows out of your back, your legs grow thin, and you can shoot green globs as…

Then and Now: Indies Revolutionizing Retro Genres

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A few things never seem to go out of fashion: Mountain Dew, Cheetos, video games and shoehorning romance or social options into farming sims. Modern indie titles are bridging the technology generation gap, giving 30-somethings who fondly remember the Nintendo Entertainment System and its spinoffs bonding opportunities for the nerds and their geek spawn. These new indie games are…

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