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.
Developed sporadically for two decades and based on a bizarre dream about lizard men, The Frogs Of War is an perplexing game that follows no other.
This short undersea action game has twisty stages and ungraceful combat, both highlighted by the option to switch your character.
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.
Not all who wander are lost, but in Obitus, you will always be lost. For this otherwise simple and charming RPG, either prepare to draw your own maps or don’t bother playing.
Even if the keyboard controls weren’t busted, the terrible physics and intermittently awful level design render this otherwise interesting spin on Die Hard unplayable.