Infernax is a gory retro platformer overflowing with explorable possibilities.
Kena: Bridge of Spirits has beautiful animation and art design but is too difficult to be a fun videogame.
Dusk is a retro love letter to Quake packed with horrifying images and clever level design.
The Messenger is an excellent and efficient retro platformer.
I’m not trying to sound hyperbolic; CrossCode is just that good.
Short and derivative, though enjoyably so, it’s difficult to recommend Whipseey for anything less than a deep discount sale.
Axiom Verge is a bland and derivative adventure platformer.
Genre fans looking for something especially punishing may see past Cathedral’s otherwise mundane design.
Halloween Forever is a whimsical and spooky throwback to 8-bit platformers, complete with the era’s difficult design decisions.
Players who revel in playing and re-playing a platformer to master its intricacies will get the most out of Cyber Shadow.