Rayman, the limbless hero from the 32-Bit days (he first appeared on the Atari Jaguar but completely dissed the 3DO for some reason) has just entered the “endless running” model for mobile devices. Is this good? Is this bad? Is this a return to the old days of platforming and challenges that made you think […]
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Endless running games are getting a little long in the tooth. Plain and simple. This could be said of any genre that has gained popularity with some gamers versus others (a category I am quickly joining). That is why I’ve waited so long to review Ragdoll Run on Windows Phone.
Genre mixing has quickly become the norm on mobile devices. We had this happen with Puzzle Quest and it’s mix of Role Playing Game and Bejeweled puzzle elements. Here, Big Fish Games have mixed solitaire and the game of golf. Yes, cards and a game that is pretty much 100% outside and takes years to […]
Many have tried to dethrone the mighty Nintendo from their pedistal built around hand held gaming. Those same companies have failed, some damn near into bankruptcy over their failed hand helds. It takes clout, it takes deep pockets and exclusive titles to even make a dent in the armor that the Game Boy built.
Capcom used to be the undisputed king of fighting games (back when Street Fighter 2 hit arcades, it was years before a serious contender hit). Tekken hit, while not the first serious challenger Capcom’s golden fist belt, it was still a change of pace for many gamers looking for something new. Now, years later, we […]