Metroidvania

Dead Cells Preview

There certainly is no shortage of Rogue-like games. While the genre continues to get increasingly crowded, there are still a few promising titles that rise to the top. Dead Cells by Motion Twin is one...Read More

Hollow Knight Review

It’s only just the beginning of the 3rd month of the year, and already I have my share of pleasant surprises for an entire year. The latest pleasant surprise of 2017 is Team Cherry’s Hollo...Read More

8.5 Great

Explore a Beautiful Yet Hostile Alien World in Anew: The Distant Light

I do very much have a soft spot for games with unique or interesting art styles, so I was immediately wowed by the visuals in the trailer for Anew: The Distant Light. Set on what looks to be a huge an...Read More

Yoku’s Island Express Melds Metroidvania Gameplay and Pinball Together to Bring a Unique Looking Adventure Game

Indie developers Villa Gorilla have announced a new open-world pinball adventure, Yoku’s Island Express, coming to PC and consoles this winter. Yoku’s Island Express is an open world/Metroidvani...Read More

Alwa’s Awakening Review

In a landscape teeming with retro inspired games, occasionally a few rise to the top and stand out. Alwa’s Awakening manages to do just that. It’s easy to tell the passion the Elden Pixels...Read More

9.5 Amazing