Super Mario Odyssey (2017)

Developer: Nintendo EPD Publisher: Nintendo Played On: Nintendo Switch This is my second time trying to write this entry. I even started with a sick Super Mario 128 joke. Rereading it now I am not sure I articulated properly the aspects of Super Mario OOdysseyI enjoyed. There are plenty of things in the game I […]

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Developer: SUPERHOT Team Publisher: SUPERHOT Team Played On: PC (Steam) Have you ever seen a one trick pony in the field so happy and free? If you’ve ever seen a one trick pony then you’ve seen me -Bruce Springsteen SUPERHOT has one gimmick fined tuned to perfection. When you stop, time stops. In execution the […]

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N++ (2015)

Developer: Metanet Software Inc. Publisher: Metanet Software Inc. Played On: PC (Steam) N++ Website Sometimes sequels can be disappointing. Sometimes that is no fault of the actual game. That’s where I am at with N++. The platforming of N++ comes from the perfecting of a formula. Story doesn’t get in the way of clean visuals […]

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Nuclear Throne (2015)

Developer: Vlambeer Publisher: Vlambeer Played On: PC (Steam) Nuclear Throne Website Five hours in and I have yet to sit on the Nuclear Throne. Not for lack of trying since each half decent run probably shaves a few months off my life from the stress of it all. I am easily rattled. All in all though the […]

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DmC (2013)

This first appeared on Joystick Republic (RIP) Oh happy day, I have finished the first Browsing the Backlog and I sort of, kind of, maybe know how I want to go about writing these. Hopefully nonsensical ramblings about something that stuck with me about a game and not giving any comprehensive thoughts on any individual […]

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DOOM (2016)

This was originally posted on Joystick Republic (RIP) Coming into 2017 I tried to make a wee list of resolutions that I would likely attempt yet fail miserably with. Two of them were to play more video games, hopefully finish a few more along the way but I’m trying not to get ahead of myself, […]

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