Tags : Platformer

10 of our favourite time manipulation games

Want to discover some games you should spend your all important time on? Here we list 10 of our favourite time manipulation games, be it a game mechanic, or relevant plot device to the story. With so many titles out there involving such a difficult theme to implement and pull off effectively, there will be […]Read More

Gun Gun Pixies Comes West This September

PQube has announced Compile Heart’s titillating shooter-platformer cross Gun Gun Pixies will be releasing worldwide on September 6th! For a reminder of what the game’s like, take a look back at the bouncy announcement trailer below:   Here’s an overview of the game from PQube: The crazy Japanese third-person shooter and 3D platformer in one […]Read More

Aggelos Out Now on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

We’ve already seen nostalgic retro platformer Aggelos come to Steam and Nintendo Switch, with very positive reviews, and now it’s following up on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One! Check out the launch trailer below:   Here’s an overview of the game from publisher PQube: Explore a kingdom full of adventures! Find your own path through […]Read More

GIGA WRECKER ALT. Review (Switch)

We love a good left field game, and you couldn’t get more of a blindside than this. You know GAME FREAK, those people partly behind one of the most popular franchises of all time, you know the one … well, they have GIGA WRECKER ALT. now, a new game with cyborgs, robots and puzzles.   […]Read More

Yoshi’s Crafted World Review (Switch)

Much alike the “New” series of Mario games, Nintendo have created another niche micro-genre within their platformers in the “handicrafts” area. With the latest in this line, Yoshi’s Crafted World, opting for a charmingly childish paper-craft concept this time.   The story of Yoshi’s Crafted World joins a group of Yoshis (Yoshi? Yoshiae? Yoshises?) just enjoying […]Read More

Super Ghouls ‘N Ghosts – Stream Archive

We genuinely love a good spook, and there’s little scarier than a hard game. So, for the first game on stream of October, we decided to play the SNES classic Super Ghouls ‘N Ghosts for our Tuesday stream! The only caveat was that we agreed that we would pass the controller between us upon death, […]Read More

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Preview

I have a huge soft spot for character platformers, as you could likely tell from my glowing write up of Billie Bust Up, but it has been rare (get it?) that modern iterations have been consistent enough to maintain interest after the first title. However, if you go back to the PSOne era, there were […]Read More

Freedom Planet Review (Switch)

Everybody loves Sonic. There, I said it. The series has suffered a lot in the last ten years or so, but it’s legacy is undeniable. This can be seen pretty strongly in 2014’s Freedom Planet, a game clearly inspired by the ‘Blue Blur’.   Freedom Planet has a predictable but nonetheless charming story, following Lilac, […]Read More

Mega Man 11 Demo Available Right Now!

In a surprise piece of news from yesterday, Capcom announced that players excited for Mega Man 11 can actually take on the formidable Block Man in a free downloadable demo, which is available now on Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4 and Xbox One!   In this demo, players can choose from multiple difficulty levels before stepping into […]Read More