I’m not sure what Lightfield is. At first glance, it’s an attractive-looking futuristic racer with ships that look vaguely like exotic fish zooming through someone abstract environments, leaving trails of light behind them. It’s a little bit Tron, a little bit wiped out, and a little bit just plain beautiful. Once actually playing the game? That’s when the confusion sets in.
HIGH A jetpack and a grappling hook!
LOW Some of the caves stumped me for far too long.
WTF Does the ending mean what I think it means?
You Didn’t Realize It Was Back
HIGH The Magic: The Gathering + Monopoly formula is awesome!
LOW The AI is out for blood.
WTF Being a series vet and still getting hammered by the first battle for hours.
This Hero Is A Zero
HIGH The robot is super adorbs.
LOW There’s no real gameplay here.
WTF So I guess it just goes on for infinity, then?
HIGH Fantastic blending of Tower Defense and Shmup genres.
LOW Fast-forwarding through a cutscene and letting the enemy get the jump on me.
WTF How is one commander in charge of the entire planet?