Tag Archives: Platformer

The Geek Show - A Conversation about Sonic Mania

A Conversation about Sonic Mania

Join Mark and Rob as they talk about the newest addition to Sega’s long-running (get it?), Sonic franchise – Sonic Mania. Is Sonic Mania a return to some sort of form for Sega’s most famous son, or is it another title to throw on the

The Geek Show - A Conversation about Matterfall

A Conversation about Matterfall

The Robs return to talk about more video games, and in the console this time is Housemarque’s latest offering – Matterfall on the PS4. The developers want players to “survive a unique combination of platforming and bullet hell action in a vertical city overrun by

Is it just nostalgia?: Metroid (NES)

E3 was huge for Nintendo fans, for finally it was announced that they would be given not one but two new Metroid titles in both Metroid Prime 4 for the Switch and Metroid: Samus Returns for the 3DS. Metroid has been a long beloved franchise

A Platform to Talk About Platformers

When you can’t think of a good title, just make a bad pun. Puns are something I love almost as much as platformers, it’s one of my favourite game genres and one of the oldest. Back in 1985, Nintendo brought the video game industry back

Shu (Review)

We recently visited EGX, back in late September, while there we had a chat with Coatsink games. You can listen to the interview as well as a whole load more in part 1 of our EGX 2016 special here. That day they had two games

Deadlight: Directors Cut

Set in an apocalyptic 1986, Deadlight tells the tale of Randall Wayne, an introverted and slightly paranoid survivor trying to rejoin his loved ones in a world torn apart by zombies. From the destroyed streets of Seattle, through the crumbled underbelly of the city’s sewers,