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This review is simple. Did you hate the previous “Kendall” games? By which I mean “Bureau – Agent Kendall” and “Bureau – Shattered Slipper” (not to mention the game “Lucky” that shares the same game engine). Both imperfect games that nonetheless has a lot going for them. If you hated those games, you’ll hate today’s as well. But if you liked them, or were curious about them, then “Bureau: Kendall Rising” is worth a download.

Like its predecessors, (more…)

Yesterday’s “The Unbreakable Chain” led me to an obscure (and I mean *obscure*) 2011 release entitled “Four Winds Fantasy”.

Taking the same hand-drawn art style that (more…)

More an art project and experiment than it is an actual game, “The Unbreakable Chain” is an interesting ->

Day 1255: Fun in the Gulf

Posted: 2014/04/18 in Indie Games

I’ve been hesitant to check this game out for a while. For a long while. It doesn’t have great reviews on the Dashboard, and it looks a little rough around the edges. However, “Fun in the Gulf” is the only way on the xbox to play the strategy board game “Lines of Action”, and (more…)

Day 1254: SKH-Resurrection

Posted: 2014/04/17 in Indie Games

Remember “Super Killer Hornet”? The shooter that forced you to collect math equations are you played, making sure you missed wrong numbers? Well the sequel, “SKH-Resurrection”, and it’s a striking (more…)

The standout features for me in “DownGate Deathmatch” are the things that have little directly to do with the combat. Whether using gravity boots to walk on walls or ceilings, or the (more…)

Day 1252: EscapePod

Posted: 2014/04/15 in Indie Games

A semi-sequel to “Lights Out”, and with more basic presentation paired with stellar puzzle design, “EscapePod” is a one dollar ticket to (more…)

Day 1251: Solar Chaos

Posted: 2014/04/14 in Indie Games

Taking advantage of the fact that things can orbit in space, “Solar Chaos” has you placing a mixture of orbiting and geo-stationary (more…)

Ska Studios has brought us “ZSX4 Guitarpocalypse”, “I MAED A GAM3 W1TH Z0MB1ES!!!1″, “ZP2K9″, “ZP2KX: Zombies & Pterodactyls!”, and Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA) games “The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai”, “Charlie Murder, and “The Dishwasher: Vampire Smile”.

Now let’s add “TIME VIKING!!!!!ANDSPACERAPTOR” to the XBLIG list. Taking a page out of (more…)

Now here’s a game that brazenly promotes its music style as a big selling point of the game. That’s refreshing, as it’s a relative rarity amongst games, even ones with stellar soundtracks. Of course, like all games, “ZDQ II Ghost Dogs”‘s soundtrack quality is (more…)