Tyrone Rodriguez

1001 Spikes is a “cruel” and challenging platformer from Nicalis hitting Vita this year

Nicalis has announced 1001 Spikes and its coming to Vita this year. The team used Spelunker and Challenger as inspirations, but don’t let the retro 8-bit art style fool you: this will be an “incredibly difficult platformer with very precise controls requiring pixel-perfect inputs,” according to the developer.

7 years ago

Tyrone Rodriguez headlines

  • Fez headed to "pretty much" every platform, except 3DS

    Fez creator and lone Polytron survivor Phil Fish has said he wants Fez to release on almost everything, notably entering negotiations with Sony but ruling out the 3DS.

    7 years ago
  • Cave Story+ coming to 3DS eShop in the next month

    Nicalis’ Tyrone Rodriguez has said Cave Story+ will be heading to 3DS eShop within the next month or so. Rodriguez told Destructoid would be separate from Cave Story 3D and not an update, meaning past purchasers of 3D will have to purchase +. He further teased upcoming updates for the Steam version, noting: “How do […]

    8 years ago
  • Quick Quotes: Nicalis on 2D sprites in Cave Story 3D

    “When we started on the project back in December, I really wanted to find a way to make 2D characters also work in 3D space. Being a Cave Story fan myself, I thought other fans would probably appreciate it too. Anyway, we’ve spent a lot of time testing and making sure it works right, but […]

    9 years ago
  • God of War III is "fluff," says Cave Story developer

    God of War III is epic. No doubt about that. But it’s “fluff” too, according to the developer of WiiWare title Cave Story.

    10 years ago