Space Invaders, Anyone?
As part of this month’s freebies on PlayStation Plus, Titan Attacks! evokes all the old-school charm of its classic predecessor, though only for a finite amount of time. This is because there is an actual end to the quasi-storyline, after which the game just recycles the same stages on and on indefinitely. By that time, though, you’ll likely have already gotten every available power-up and trophy, so there is little reason to keep forging onward. Continue reading
A Smashing Good Time
Mega World Smash begs comparisons to popular arcade classic Arkanoid; in fact, developers Alawar Entertainment themselves claim this ball-and-paddle game puts “the fun back into the Arkanoid.” But just as quickly as you make the connection between Mega World Smash and what was obviously its inspiration, you’re forced to throw the association right out of the window. Continue reading
To Tilt or Not to Tilt?
Zen Studios’ excellent Marvel-themed console pinball title, Marvel Pinball, had already received much critical acclaim and positive reception from gamers when it simply included the initial run of pinball tables, featuring the likes of Wolverine, Spider-Man, Iron Man and Blade. Continue reading
Dude, the Eighties Called, and They Want Their Coin-Op Platformer Back
MonkeyPaw Games have made it their mission to bring back retro gaming experiences, shine them up, insert a bit of that new car smell, and evoke some old-time feelings players have long been missing. Continue reading