Super Animal Royale: The Cutest and most accessible BR around!

The Battle Royale genre is popular for good reason: these games allow players to be immersed in a short, unique narrative while being highly competitive and they tend to have a wealth of customization options. After seeing GirlHero (twitch.tv/girlhero) play Super Animal Royale for a couple hours the day after release, I decided to jump into… Read More Super Animal Royale: The Cutest and most accessible BR around!

Just Shapes & Beats: a pulsating journey through a vibrant geometric landscape

Just Shapes & Beats (http://www.justshapesandbeats.com/) is a bullet-hell genre title with a seemingly innocuous aesthetic: you control a small teal blue square avoiding a barrage of magenta colored obstacles, all of which move to the beat of the soundtrack. While the premise sounds insipid, the execution is layered, complex and positively gorgeous. Just Shapes &… Read More Just Shapes & Beats: a pulsating journey through a vibrant geometric landscape

Mutant Football League: an arcade football game with a healthy side of mutants/zombies

Mutant Football League  http://www.mutantfootballleague.com/ Keeping with the theme of arcade-style sports games I loved in my youth and owned on Nintendo 64 (quite specific traits to build a theme on, huh?), NFL Blitz was another series I played relentlessly. I’ve personally always preferred the quick, over-the-top style of arcade games as opposed to the more… Read More Mutant Football League: an arcade football game with a healthy side of mutants/zombies