Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 55)
Cool cameos and collaborations
September 30, 2015 - It's always a good time when video game characters get together. In this article, I'll discuss some of my favourite crossovers within a few different genres. Don't worry; there's no need for a rip in the space-time continuum, just read on!
Read more: When Worlds Collide: Exploring Game Crossovers
Is that a goat on your head or are you just happy to see me?
September 29, 2015 - The Ouya is home to many fantastic local multiplayer games, so thank goodness they're slowly being ported to mainstream consoles. In this colourful brawler, you and your friends fight to the bitter end just to capture a goat to place on your head. Wait, is that right?
Read more: Toto Temple Deluxe Review
Rockman dashes into the 3D realm
September 28, 2015 - Although we don't see much of Mega Man these days, his legacy lives on in many classic series. In this retrospective, I'll take a look at his 3D debut, a spin-off, a sequel, and what the future has in store for the delightful digger.
Read more: Digging up the Mega Man Legends Series
Send your rage sky-high
September 27, 2015 - Every once in a while a game is released that doesn't screw around when it comes to difficulty. Well, here's Rally Copters; a brutally punishing 2D physics-based helicopter game. Before giving it a download, make sure you're up for one serious challenge.
Read more: Rally Copters Review
Stars get dusty, too
September 25, 2015 - It seems like classic puzzlers are being ported faster than you can slam a tetromino down. Here, we have a wonderful long-lost gem that features a colourful cast of characters, so grab a broom and let's start sweeping!
Read more: Star Sweep Review
It puts the lotion in the cauldron
September 24, 2015 - Circuses are often more nefarious than they appear and Penarium is no exception. This over-the-big-top 2D dodge 'em up puts you in the shoes of an unfortunate son of a farmer who becomes Penarium's latest attraction, but will he perform the greatest show on earth?
Read more: Penarium Review
Let's get ready to plunder!
September 23, 2015 - There's nothing more satisfying than descending deeper in a rogue-like dungeon. But what if a game incorporated the simplicity of an arcade shooter into the mix? You get Heroes of Loot, so let's light our lanterns and see if this dungeon is worth exploring.
Read more: Heroes of Loot Review
It'll make you happy to exorcise daily
September 22, 2015 - Crafting an addictive gaming experience requires a lot of talent. Thankfully, the folks who made Extreme Exorcism clearly have what it takes. I must say it's even difficult to put the game down just to write this review, but here we go... Let's make this quick!
Read more: Extreme Exorcism Review
An orgy of indie
September 21, 2015 - In an era where multiplayer games are making a huge comeback, Runbow offers quite an ambitious package. Being able to play as many popular indie game characters in hectic platformer races make this a tempting download, but is it worth a run to the eShop?
Read more: Runbow Review
An awesome peripheral: upgraded
September 20, 2015 - If you love retro gaming then you're already familiar with Nintendo's Super Game Boy. However, you may not be aware that an updated version came out exclusively in Japan a few years later. Here, I'll explain some nifty features and tricks to show you what it can do.
Read more: What You Can Do With a Super Game Boy 2