Limbo Teaser Creeps with Style

Here’s the next indie game to keep an eye on, the 2010 Independent Games Festival’s Technical Excelllence in Visual Arts award winner – Limbo (http://www.limbogame.org/) Danish studio Playdead is wrapping up almost 4 years of development on this atmospheric puzzle-platformer. The action in Limbo features physics-based environmental puzzles capped up with gruesome death sequences. Make… Continue reading

Meanwhile… I Am Awake and Seek Redemption

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. This week sees the debut of jmgist who survived all of our hazing rituals with his wit intact. JDevL Things have simplified… Continue reading

Somebody Bought That 2Ball Demo

You might have read my post about the awesome free demo that was handed out at the 1998 All-Star game. 2Ball never turned out to be a successful event during All-Star Weekend. In fact the demo probably made more for the NBA in terms of licensing than the actual event did. Some ingenious entrepreneur, trying to… Continue reading

Choose Your Own PlayPen

Growing up, the only thing I liked about the library besides raiding the comic book stash was their collection of Choose Your Own Adventure books. What if you took the concept between those books and tried to apply it to a website? Now, take that website and turn it into a wiki where everyone can… Continue reading

Meanwhile… Hodge-Podge Sounds About Right

Meanwhile… we’ve actually been playing games. Each week we recap our recent gaming experiences and tell you what we’re looking forward to, so you can use your time more wisely than we have. JDevL I’m very close to wrapping up two titles for reviews. The computer assistance continues to screw me over in the final… Continue reading