Asterigos: Curse of the Stars

Asterigos is a soulslike game for beginners, and more or less all aspects of the game follow that formula. While straight forward and with simpler encounter design, it offers a lot for those who want to get into the genre but find it daunting. There are some amateurish design flaws, the flow can be a…

Graveyard Keeper

To be honest, when I first saw Graveyard Keeper announced, my reaction was one with a shrug and a dismissive tone. I had most recently played Stardew Valley and I believed that Graveyard Keeper was just trying to ride the successful pixel art train at the moment. I let it fall into my backlog of…

Streets of Rogue

Killing someone by throwing an oven at them is an experience unique to Streets of Rogue; the resulting house fire, the brawl with the fire department after they arrive, and the shootout with the cops that follows is why I love this game. It would be easy to look at Streets of Rogue, developed by…

The Final Station

Originally released in 2016, Final Station is a side scrolling 2D shooter with survival-horror elements that now finds itself on the Nintendo Switch. At first glance this combination seems like it lacks direction, however, the game is structured in a way where is creates its dark sense of mystery in a compelling way. Gameplay Gameplay is broken up…