Metroidvania Games (Page 5)
It's a real hoot
April 27, 2018 - Traversing a lovely 2D world as an owl / human hybrid sounds like a lot of fun. However, does Owlboy offer an enjoyable indie adventure?
Read more: Owlboy Review
Samus Aran's return to Zebes is one of her greatest outings
April 22, 2018 - Super Metroid is a classic SNES title and the precursor to the Metroidvania genre. It's a fan favorite even today, 24 years after its initial 1994 release with tons of memorable areas to explore, items to collect, and enemies to defeat.
Read more: Top 10 Super Metroid Moments
A Metroidvania worth its salt
February 12, 2018 - There may be a ton of indie 2D action games but they keep managing to innovate on established gameplay formulas. Dandara is a mix of Gravity Rush and Metroidvania but is that blend a little too salty?
Read more: Dandara Review
A clever cooperative concoction
February 8, 2018 - Blending genres to create interesting gaming experiences usually has mixed results. However, Aegis Defenders' combination of 2D platforming and real-time strategy is an absolute blast that you can enjoy with a chum so let's start hunting for relics!
Read more: Aegis Defenders Review
The making of an icon
January 23, 2018 - Finally, there's a game for all of us who never fulfilled our dreams of becoming a mechanic.
Read more: Iconoclasts Review
A magical yet convoluted adventure
October 3, 2017 - When you look at a Metroidvania game that has an adventure puzzle element, it's definitely a promising premise. However, does Mystik Belle deliver solid 2D gameplay and a rewarding puzzle-filled journey?
Read more: Mystik Belle Review
This is one confusing adventure
October 2, 2017 - Some games are ridiculously convoluted so here's a full walkthrough to help you complete Mystik Belle's complex journey.
Read more: Mystik Belle: A Step-by-Step Guide
A solid yet flawed remake
September 12, 2017 - It's not every day that you get to play a complete reimagining of an over 25 year old Game Boy game. Metroid: Samus Returns is certainly a competent entry in the long-running series but does it retain the spirit of the original?
Read more: Metroid: Samus Returns Review
Gaming's first bunnyvania
August 29, 2017 - It's hard to take a game that stars scantily clad anthropomorphic bunnies seriously. That being said, Rabi-Ribi is a solid Metroidvania title that provides some exciting 2D action so let's hop straight to the review.
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Torn apart and made whole
August 1, 2017 - The artists behind Jotun are back with a massive roguelike Metroidvania.
Read more: Sundered Review
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