Tag Archive: platformer

20 years later: Blaster Master

After twenty years, I return to the top-down shooting, vehicle platforming world of Blaster Master.

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Bloodrayne: Betrayal

Don’t let your opinion of the subpar third-person games and bad movies fool you: Bloodrayne: Betrayal is an old-school platformer that will kick your ass while putting a smile on your face.

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Classic Mondays – Hunter Hunted

Every Monday, we’re going to take a short look at a classic game that redefined, embodied, or perfected a genre.  This week, we revisit Hunter Hunted.

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Limbo

We have already discussed whether or not a good story is necessary for a game to be considered “good”, and Limbo adds another hash mark to the “no” column.  It takes minimalism in gaming beyond what you thought possible.

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LittleBigPlanet PSP

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LittleBigPlanet has been transformed from the PS3 instant classic into a portable version for the PSP, keeping its attitude, level creation, and sharing intact.  How well does the game translate onto a handheld?

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