Tommy Tronic is probably the best ten bucks you will ever spend on a downloadable game. It features retro style gameplay with 2D graphics, a catchy and addictive music score and multiple difficulty levels to challenge veteran platform gamers or newcomers alike. A simple, family friendly storyline makes it arguably one of the best downloadable games on the Internet. (more…)
Heavy Hogur is a gorgeous 3D rendered experience and challenges the game player’s mind. As the adorable little hairball Hogur mines crystals in a wide variety of “caves,” puzzle aficionados will love its truly superior and increasingly difficult levels. Download and buy Heavy Hogur and it will stay in your inventory a very long time because it is so challenging and difficult. (more…)
Gemini Rue Game Review by Josh Komon
Gemini Rue Game Rating = 3/5
Remember those great adventure games of the late 80s and early 90s? There was Space Quest, King’s Quest, and all of their sequels. Players had to explore a world, solving mysteries, finding objects, interact with other objects, and every now and then, talk to someone. Those games slowly faded out, but have recently made a resurgence, most notably, with the console hit, “Hard Rain.” Not to be left out of the mix, Wadjet Eye Games has released, “Gemini Rue,” for both PC and Mac. How does it stack up against current rivals as well as those decades old ones? (more…)
Cardboard Box Entertainment have released the first official game trailer for their downloadable sci-fi logic game J.U.L.I.A. The game J.U.L.I.A tells the story of Rachel Manners, a 35 year old microbiologists stranded with a huge robot and temperamental artificial intelligence in a space ship far from earth. Rachel and her colleagues left earth on a mission to search for alien life in the galaxy. Cardboard Entertainment plans to release the downloadable PC game J.U.L.I.A in 2011.
State of Play, makers of innovative and creative games, released the downloadable puzzle game Lume for sale on Steam, GamersGate and Direct 2 Drive today for $6.29. Lume, described as a illuminating puzzling adventure, tells the story of a young boy who must solve the mystery of both the disappearance of his grandfather and the power in their house. (more…)
The cracked editorial team at HarryBalls.com recently noticed the proliferation of Zombies in many downloadable video games. We find this Zombie games trend perplexing, alarming and slightly disturbing so we thought should investigate the matter. Why are zombies popping up in downloadable video games, what’s or who is behind this? Should “regular” game characters be fearful for their jobs? Do Zombies work in video games for lower salaries? WTF? (more…)
Focus Home Interactive and Spiders today have released the downloadable role playing game Faery: Legends of Avalon for the PC for $14.99. We cannot find a downloadable demo of the Faery: Legends of Avalon. Faery: Legends of Avalon is a role playing game featuring Faeries, legends, flying mini-dragons, magic and more and takes place on the island of Avalon, just northeast of Long Island and southeast of Nantucket. Game players can also buy Faery Legend of Avalon for the Xbox LIVE® Arcade and PlayStation® Network.
Winter Wolves released Always Remember Me, a downloadable romantic simulation game slash visual novel. Always Remember Me features Amy, the main character whose boyfriend Aaron has lost his memory as a result of a car accident. Amy’s task with finding ways to make Aaron remember her which explains the title Always Remember Me. Always Remember Me costs $19.99 and can be played on the PC, Mac and Linux platforms. (more…)