Team Asobi Doesn’t Have Plans for an Astro Bot Sequel and It’s a Shame

As many of you already know, the Sony Playstation 5 comes bundled with a free game known as Astro’s Playroom. I’ll cut right to the chase and say that its PS4 VR … Continue reading Team Asobi Doesn’t Have Plans for an Astro Bot Sequel and It’s a Shame

Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

Suppose I’ve learned anything at all about my favorite genre over the years. In that case, it’s that smaller developers love to experiment with it. Pairing the platformer with other genres is … Continue reading Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

Little Nightmares II will Haunt All Major Consoles In Early 2021

Little Nightmares was one of Bandai Namco’s more successful non-anime ventures as a publisher when released back in 2017. Playing out similarly to cinematic platformers such as Flashback and Oddworld: Abe’s … Continue reading Little Nightmares II will Haunt All Major Consoles In Early 2021

Rhythm Platformer Mashup “Mad Rat Dead” Launches this Halloween

Ubisoft’s Rayman Legends proved that injecting rhythm elements into a traditional platformer can work surprisingly well when done right. Since its release, I’ve been pining for something that explores the … Continue reading Rhythm Platformer Mashup “Mad Rat Dead” Launches this Halloween

Need a Serotonin Boost? Try These Games!

These are trying times for any and everyone on the planet right now. Regardless of if you’re on the front-lines in an essential role, working from home or trying to … Continue reading Need a Serotonin Boost? Try These Games!

Freedom Planet Now and the Future

When GalaxyTrail’s 16-bit inspired platformer Freedom Planet went live on Steam in 2014, I was ecstatic. At that time, there was an abundance of NES inspired games saturating the indie market, … Continue reading Freedom Planet Now and the Future