Category Archives: Platformer
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 | 17:34 GMT
Max: Curse of Brotherhood is out on Xbox One today, and publisher Microsoft has released a launch trailer to mark the occasion.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 | 15:30 GMT
Max: Curse of Brotherhood has snuck out of the shadows to launch on Xbox One tomorrow, December 20. Microsoft’s gone pulled an Apple on us.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 | 21:33 GMT
Joe Danger and Joe Danger 2 will make the jump to Vita in the first half of next year, courtesy of a collaboration between creator Hello Games and fellow indie Four Door Lemon.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 | 01:45 GMT
LittleBigPlanet is getting a DC Comics injection in this week’s PlayStation Network update, with two of six planned DLC packs featuring content from the world of Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 | 14:14 GMT
A curse indeed, as WayForward’s Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse on 3DS has been delayed into 2014. The studio’s Matt Bozon took to Twitter to explain that it should be with us by March. “Looking at sometime this winter for Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse,” he tweeted. “So Dec 21 – Mar 19 timeframe. A couple more months, I guess.”
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 | 17:31 GMT
Those looking forward to the console version of the Hitbox Team-developed Dustforce can now watch 50 minutes of it in action below. The gameplay was livestreamed by Capcom yesterday, and while there are some minor audio and framerate issues present in the video, it was the on the recording end and not an in-game issue, said the firm. Watch it in its entirety below. Dustforce was released in 2012 on PC and Mac and will arrive digitally on PS3, Vita and Xbox 360 in January 2014. Thanks, Gematsu.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 21:02 GMT
The LittleBigPlanet teases continue today with Sony releasing a video of Super Sackboy. No one is sure what the content pertains to as of yet. It could be a new DLC pack, a mash-up, skins, or something else entirely – like a new entry in the series perchance? We’ll have to wait until Sony spills the beans. Keep an eye on Facebook, as it seems to be where most of the hints are being posted. Thanks, Gematsu.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 20:42 GMT
The latest Humble Weekly Sale is full of lovely titles from Atlus, and you won’t want to pass this one up if you are an Ace Team or Tripwire Interactive fan.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 17:19 GMT
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga is now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices on the App Store. The game contains adaptations of all six films, up to 120 characters, 36 levels, and players will be able to download and play Star Wars: Episode 1 The Phantom Menace story mode for free. All other Episodes and additional content are available for purchase, as well as other in-game content such as special missions, levels, and modes.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 12:34 GMT
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 was originally intended to include extra levels like Wood Zone and Hidden Palace Zone. The latter has been restored in a new official remaster of Sega’s 1992 platformer.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 | 04:03 GMT
Sonic: Lost World contains a grievous oversight which has been corrected by a much-requested patch.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 20:57 GMT
Runner2 will arrive on Vita next week, December 17. It will retail for $9.99 on the Vita, and PS Plus users can expect a 20% discount at launch paying $7.99 instead. Additionally, The Good Friends Character Pack will be 30% off for PS Plus users, bringing the $2.99 price tag down to $2.09. Check out the trailer for it below.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 17:19 GMT
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 20:50 GMT
Teslagrad lands on Steam for Linux, Mac and PC, Rain Games December 13 and upon that day, you can purchase the game through Teslagrad.com, GOG and Desura. To herald next week’s release, the launch trailer is posted below, introducing the viewer to the Tesla Tower where it’s revealed to the main character of the game that he is the last of his kind, a Teslamancer. Teslagrad will run you $9.99 in North America and €8.99/£6.99 in Europe. Console versions are on the way, with Wii U and PlayStation 3 versions available in 2014.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 21:29 GMT
Publisher 505 Games has released platform sandbox game Terraria on PS Vita.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 11:08 GMT
Oddworld developers Just Add Water and Oddworld Inhabitants are speaking with Microsoft about releasing the series on Xbox One, but nothing has been set in stone yet.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 13:19 GMT
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 08:09 GMT
Online retailer Zavvi has reportedly threatened legal action against customers after it mistakenly sent them a free PS Vita console.
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Fez has passed the million sales milestone, triumphantly overcoming its scandal-ridden history.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 15:20 GMT
The LEGO Movie Videogame developer Traveller’s Tales has posted a new trailer for the tie-in, featuring paltforming, building and Batman.