Tag: Physics

Glyph Review

Nearly Serene

HIGH Transforming robobugs are awesome. The chill, early exploration.

LOW The Time Trials.

WTF Some of the hidden skins are ridiculously hard to get.


Drunken Fist Review

Ad Nauseam

HIGH Entertaining for the first ten minutes.

LOW Severely diminishing returns after the first ten minutes.

WTF Laying puddles of urine as traps, only to slip on them.


Bonkies Review

A Space Odyssey, Monkey Style!

HIGH Diverse levels and puzzle mechanics.

LOW Too difficult to play with… anyone, actually!

WTF No remappable controls in 2021? Are you serious!?


This Is Not A Review: Kill It With Fire

Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.

The subject of this installment: Kill It With Fire, developed by Casey Donnellan Games and published by tinyBuild.


Skater XL Review

Skateboarding Is Not A Crime (Or A Complete Game)

HIGH The dual-stick controls are tough, but rewarding.

LOW No actual modes.

WTF How did a curb cause catastrophic bone loss?


Struggling Review

Appropriately Named

HIGH Adorably gruesome characters, great sense of humor.

LOW That motherf***ing part with the mountain climbers.

WTF Who thought that opening backstory was a good idea?


Human Fall Flat Review

The Hardest I’ve Ever Laughed At A Puzzler

HIGH Balanced perfectly between silliness and seriousness.

LOW Some puzzles took hours to figure out.

WTF Just about anything is possible, and I do mean anything.


This Is Not A Review: Snake Pass

Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.

The subject of this installment: Snake Pass available for PC and PS4 and developed/published by Sumo Digital.