BailOutBob can’t and shouldn’t support the hodge-podge of ideas thrown into its prison escape conceit.
An evil god inhabits this challenging puzzle game and, frustratingly, messes with its formula out of total spite.
We made recipes from CD-ROM cookbooks. Here are our thoughts about them and their (mostly terrific) food.
Combining first-person shooters and strategic simulation around a specific location is a brilliant concept. Defcon 5 implements it in an extremely flawed way, though enough that you can see what works.
Osamu Sato’s magnum opus is unequivocally the strangest game ever made. Behind its madness, you’ll find a metaphorical tale of rebirth and self-actualization. I love that something like this was made.
Co-opting chess moves is a bit of a silly basis for a whole game. Knight Movies definitely makes a go of it though.
The anonymously titled “Song H” meets the tone and pace of ClockWerx – and really all puzzle games – with aplomb.
Robot City is a gripping, scary, unforgettable sci-fi murder mystery saddled a tedious and unfair open world.
Leave it to an outsider to develop a surprisingly personal take on the simulation sandbox genre – and one of the stronger entries in the Sim series.
The third game in the Dr. Brain series is quite fun because of its multi-subject education – not in spite of it.