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The Playable Teaser for Jenny LeClue is Awesome

The Playable Teaser for Jenny LeClue is Awesome

The ill-fated Silent Hills’ introduced the concept of playable teasers and I do hope they become a trend because, if done well, you can get the best possible first impression of a game in a very short time without the spoilery potential of a full-on demo, which is exactly what the team behind Jenny LeClue has accomplished. Continue reading The Playable Teaser for Jenny LeClue is Awesome

The Appeal of Dragon Quest

The Appeal of Dragon Quest

So… I’m a recent Dragon Quest convert. I’m not ashamed to admit it. After years of evangelizing the gospel of Final Fantasy and Tetsuya Nomura and Hironobu Sakaguchi and all those other wonderful guys, I’ve gotten so disenfranchised with la Última Fantasía that I just said “fuck it, I’m gonna play something good”.

And now I’m enlightened. Continue reading The Appeal of Dragon Quest

Megasphere is a Roguelike Love Letter from Russia

Megasphere is a Roguelike Love Letter from Russia

Let’s talk about Megasphere. Does it have an awesome pixelated design? Yes. What about eerily creepy, randomized environments? Check. Permadeath and tough as nails enemies? Check.

Physics-based gameplay where everything affects everything and you can destroy pretty much anything you can shoot at? Che-wait, what? But, also, yes.  Continue reading Megasphere is a Roguelike Love Letter from Russia

Fan-Made Trailers for Pacific Rim and Captain America 2 Kick So Much Retro Ass

You have to possess a truly practical knowledge of films in the golden age of TOHO Films or those cheesy 80’s action flicks to create trailers as unpolished and amazing as the two I have here.

Continue reading Fan-Made Trailers for Pacific Rim and Captain America 2 Kick So Much Retro Ass