Tag Archives: rogue-like

REVIEW: A Robot Named Fight

A Robot Named Fight!  releases on Steam today, a new metroidvania game that goes beyond giving homages to the games that defined the genre. In fact, the similarities can be a too striking at times. That could be good, because who could hate a game that reminds them of a …

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REVIEW: Fictorum

Games that center around a certain gimmick, tend to make gamers on a budget nervous. Rightfully so, who wants to get burned on yet another bad game with a singular hook? Fictorum holds its hand out offering physics and explosions galore, but does it hold up? Fictorum, might just be the …

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Sunless Skies Releasing to Early Access This Month

It has been well over two years since the release of the ambitious Sunless Sea. A rogue-like game where you captain a ship from port to port, as well as exploring the unknown oceans. This fantastic game was very well received by game fans and critics alike. It soon became …

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FORCED Showdown: REVIEW

FORCED Showdown is the result of a team of people who surely played a lot of CCGs and MOBAs and decided “We can do all of this in one compelling single player package”. Not quite the two genres I would pick to stand next to each in any way. In this …

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Gunna’ Level With You, Sublevel Zero /*0wnz*\

There was a time when first person shooters reigned supreme. Numerous shooters began to emerge. Many sought to include a catchy new hero, 100 new weapons, or other ideas to be distinguished from the rest. One developer dropped the idea of “six degrees of freedom”, that had a hybrid flight sim …

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The Swindle – Stealing Your Game Hours With Ease

There are over 175 rogue-like games on Steam alone, about the same number or more of stealth genre games. When I think of rogue-like games, I think of dungeon crawlers, endless labyrinths, and the stream of New Game menu selections thanks to permanently dying. When I think of stealth games, …

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