Aldo’s Adventure loosely remakes a clone of Donkey Kong, losing sight of the originals’ fundamentals in the process.
The abstract early 3D graphics in Alpha Waves complement its fast-paced yet meditative platform gameplay.
Though not the hard-hitting action title its gruff hero might imply, Metal Blob Solid offers well-designed levels and demonstrates the amateur ingenuity of the early open-source game movement.
Clyde’s Adventure‘s unexpected, almost uncharacteristic viciousness may speak to those who find playful ridicule motivating.
The borderline stylistic thievery of Crazy Drake actually helps the game compare favorably to other platformers from the same period.
Is it a platformer or a puzzle game? Genre means little when games are challenging and rewarding like Crystal Caves.
Gravity, space, and direction are torn to pieces by kiki the nano bot‘s mind-bending antics, possibly too much so.
Ladder Man is a Sisyphean chore down to its fundamentals.
Easy-to-use game creation tools let novice game designers make fanworks like Legacy Of The Golden Hammer, one part Mario game and three parts out-of-control action movie written by a teenager.