Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken – Review

Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken, from Ratloop Asia, is described on the developers’ website as a puzzle/platform/action adventure game. However, I wouldn’t go so far as to say it’s a puzzle or adventure game, as it is more an action platformer. Ratloop Asia builds on the flash game Rocketbirds Revolution, creating the fully-fledged game we have today.…

Alice: Madness Returns — Review

Alice: Madness Returns, from Spicy Horse and EA, is the sequel to American McGee’s Alice which, although I have attempted to play the first game, I have never completed. The sequel was developed by Spicy Horse and published by Electronic Arts in 2011. Like its predecessor, this is a third-person adventure game, chronicling Alice’s adventures…

The Fall – Review

The Fall, from Over The Moon Games, is a sci-fi action adventure game. It sets you up in a universe you know nothing about as an artificial intelligence called A.R.I.D, on board a combat suit. The suit is designed to protect the human occupant and the AI takes control of suit functions to so that you…

Lifeless Planet – Review

Did you know that for less than $20US you can have a game experience that lets you walk away saying ‘Wow, what did I just play? Was that really an indie game? I didn’t pay $60+ for that.”? Indie developers are showing us more and more that the value of gameplay doesn’t have to come…