Developer: Thomas Happ Publisher: Thomas Happ Genre: Adventure, Platformer, Metroidvania Platforms: PC, PS4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Wii U, iOS Rating: E for Everyone Price: $19.99 I try to focus on reviewing games that have been released in the past two years, but here I am writing about Axiom Verge, a game released in 2015. While…

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Developer: Long Hat House Publisher: Raw Fury Genre: Platformer, Adventure, (Metroidvania) Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, Switch, Mobile Rating: E for Everyone Price: $14.99 I would have never even heard of Dandara except that I had been patronizing on a message board full of individuals who were trading information on black creatives with some hashtag from earlier in…

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In the present conversation concerning the of most-anticipated indie games, only Indivisible rivals Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night in hype. Everyone knows that Japanese companies like Capcom and Konami have been disappointingly conservative in their deployment of beloved franchises like (any) Mega Man, Silent Hill(s), and  (2D) Castlevania. For the latter, Koji “Iga” Igarashi, is most famous for…

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 Do you like Metroidvanias? Do you like roguelites? Well then rejoice, for A Robot Named Fight!, a “metroguelite” by solo developer Matt Bitner is now available for the Nintendo Switch on the Nintendo eShop (and Windows Store) thanks to publisher Hicents. From our writer Simon Jones: The last hope of all of robot civilization is you. A…

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Developer: Joakim Sandberg (Konjak) Publisher: Bifrost Entertainment Genre: Adventure Platformer Platforms: PlayStation 4, PC, Vita Rating: T for Teen Price: TBD In development since 2010, Iconoclasts has been the passion project of a single, driven creator. Stating it as his “long-term, life-commanding game,” developer Joakim Sandberg can finally breathe knowing he’s completed a job well done.…

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