Browsing all posts tagged with platformers.

Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries – Preview

Woolfe: The Red Hood Diaries – Preview

Our fascination with fairy stories seems to be forever rooted in our bones. Whether it’s because they come from a dark place and, like truly immortal stories, have evolved over time to suit the tastes of generation after generation, who knows. From terrifying and disturbing…

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham – Review

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham – Review

I’m going to be honest with you, fair reader – before sitting down with LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, I hadn’t properly played a LEGO game since the LEGO Star Wars Complete Saga edition. The series has come an incredibly long way since then,…

Cloudberry Kingdom – Preview

Cloudberry Kingdom – Preview

No matter how complex and complicated the industry can get, there’s always something refreshingly simple about the platformer. When there’s nothing but a set of ledges and your own skill between you and the finishing line, there’s something almost Zen-like about the genre, and despite…

Super Meat Boy – Review

Super Meat Boy – Review

Fuck. Fuck it. Jump you little red asshole, jump! No, the other way! Whoa the blades, watch the blades. Faster, faster, look out! Move! Shit! God damn lasers, move, move! Jump! Jump! RUN! JUMP! What the hell is that black thing? It’s…