Tag Archives: Platformer

I Want To Be Human Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (reviewed) and Windows I Want To Be Human is a score attack action platformer about a vampire girl and a hat boy. With love being banned and the girl and boy being caught smooching, they are arrested and subjected to genetic manipulation which turns them into the aforementioned vampire and hat. What […]

Save the Ninja Clan Review

Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Windows, and Xbox One If you’ve never heard of Save the Ninja Clan, then we’re in the same boat. I only decided to buy it on a whim after watching the trailer because of its $2.99 price tag and obvious Super Meat Boy influence. Little did I know that […]

10 Second Ninja X Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita (reviewed), Windows, and Xbox One Pirates vs. ninjas, it’s a dream match-up as old as the internet itself and this scenario serves as the setup for 10 Second Ninja X. Pirate extraordinaire Captain Greatbeard has kidnapped the world’s first ninja and forced his animal friends into robot bodies. You play […]

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Arrives This Summer

Back in 2015 Mega Man Legacy Collection was released and featured the first six Mega Man games in one convenient package on current generation systems. Well Capcom has decided to show the Blue Bomber a little more love as they have announced Mega Man Legacy Collection 2. This second collection of games will feature entries […]

Mega Coin Squad Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (review), Xbox One, Steam What do you do when you’re down on your luck, can’t find a job, trying to return to your former glory, or need to pay off your outlandish medical bills for a surgery that turned you into a robot? Why, join the Mega Coin Squad of course. This […]

Adventures of Pip Review

Platforms: Windows, OS X, Wii U, iOS, PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Xbox One The hallmark of a great platformer is having such tight, precise controls and intuitive level design that when you fail it almost always feels like your fault. On the flip side, the hallmark of a terrible platformer lies in having such shoddy controls […]

Little Nightmares Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Xbox One, Steam As Little Nightmares begins, you wake up in a cold, wet room as a young child with nothing more than a yellow rain coat, a lighter, and your wits. Outside of that, you know very little about what is going on and that’s one thing I loved about […]

Downwell Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita (reviewed), iOS, Android, Microsoft Windows Downwell is a frantic, vertically-scrolling, action platformer all about seeing how deep into an endless well you can make it. It’s a simple game with a simple premise, but mastering the descent will be anything but an easy endeavor. This mysterious well is populated by […]

Flinthook Review

Platforms: PlayStation 4 (reviewed), Steam, Xbox One As you begin Flinthook, it’s apparent that the game isn’t lacking in charm and is just downright cute at times. As you begin to dig deeper into its gameplay and variety of levels you quickly realize that its charm is actually concealing a brutally challenging platformer that’s also satisfying, […]

Rain World Looks Adorable And Horrifying

Coming to Playstation 4 and PC later in 2017, Rain World is a platformer that has you, as a slugcat, trying to reunite with your family. Of course, it won’t be a simple task (otherwise it would make for a fairly boring experience). You’ll be forced to evade predators while trying to keep yourself alive through […]