Tag: Roguelike

Synthetik: Ultimate Review

Runs Great, Needs Paint

HIGH The core systems offer a great action-focused roguelike experience.

LOW The UI and menu systems need a lot of work.

WTF How am I supposed to disable the APC without getting my ass shot off?


Star Renegades Review

If At First You Don’t Succeed, Jump To A New Dimension

HIGH Finishing a boss by forcing him to miss two turns.

LOW Not being able to fast-forward through easy fights.

WTF Watching the drone roast virtual marshmallows.


The Red Lantern Review

There’s Snowplace Like Home

HIGH Petting! All! The! doggos!

LOW Dying of starvation twice in a row, with no hope of collecting food.

WTF Getting the sled stuck in an infinite loop.


Going Under Review

Working Harder AND Smarter

HIGH A colorful, hilarious roguelike parody of startup culture.

LOW  The framerate can be rough, especially in later dungeons.

WTF I really need a job.