Category: Feature

Isle of the Dead

Combining a point-and-click adventure with a first person shooter, two hot genres in the computer gaming scene in 1993, should

Parameters

Parameters by NekoGames (AKA Yoshio Ishii) is a Flash-based JRPG built from nothing but boxes and numbers. You could start

Love

Despite appearances, Love is a game with a fair bit of history behind it. Created in Game Maker by Fred Wood, the

Richard & Alice

One of the best things about indie narrative games is that they’re able to explore subject matter that major releases

Sokobond

If there’s one thing indie developers seem to love in their puzzle games, it’s minimalism. Not hard to see why.

LYNE

Making an addictive game is tricky, but Thomas Bowker seemed to figure out the formula with his first major release, LYNE.

The Yawhg

The rise of the indie scene has also seen a return of the choose your own adventure format. There are

Science Girls

Hanako Games has been around for a good while now, and they’re an interesting group. The games they help publish

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

Who Framed Roger Rabbit was a cultural phenomenon when it hit the silver screen in 1988. Based on the novel

Universal Studios Theme Park Adventure

“NOTICE: The game is not a true representation of Universal Studios Theme Parks, but an interactive game based on Universal

Utsurun Desu.: Kawauso Hawaii e Iku

  Utsurun Desu. was a gag manga running for about a decade, from 1984 to 1994. As one of those

Top Banana

Weird games can be good sometimes. They slip under the radar and turn into hidden gems. Some weird games are

Total Recall

Total Recall is one of the most interesting films in Hollywood history. Directed by Paul Verhoeven of Robocop fame and

T&C Surf Designs: Wood & Water Rage

LJN is notorious for publishing many stinkers on the NES based off of licensed properties. Interestingly, they weren’t all based

Taboo: The Sixth Sense

1983 was when I, Robot hit arcades with its prototypical 3D graphics, but it also came with a curious secondary