It’s nice to feel clever. Since I didn’t play The Witness, I missed out on Jonathan Blow’s puzzle adventure which was released on PC and PS4 earlier this year. Despite not playing it, I enjoyed people tweeting how they had finally solved a puzzle. The euphoria when everything clicks into place and the answer leaps out of the screen is a great feeling and one that Factotum 90 brings to the Xbox One. Factotum 90, published by TACS Games, is an update to Factotum which was released on the…
For this middle-aged gamer the prospect of a gruellingly hard platform game that requires superhuman reflexes to succeed in is a daunting one. Electronic Super Joy is a true test of patience and reflexes, juxtaposed with a superb soundtrack, puerile humour and the quest for your butt (yes really).
Like the old adage goes, If it’s not a pesky boy coming between two school friends then its one of them being possessed by a Demon blade. Mitsirugi Kamui Hikae is an arena based hack and slash game brought to the Xbox One by indie developers Zenith Blue. The gameplay will be familiar to many who have played the likes of Devil May Cry and Bayonetta. However, don’t get your hopes up for the same production values and breathtaking locations in this offering.
D/Generation HD is a remake of an Amiga 500 game originally released in 1991. The title, published by West Coast Software has undergone a revamp and a lick of HD paint and been released on the Xbox One, how does the 1990s gameplay stand up in in 2016?