Audiosurf 2 – “Width of a Pixel”

Vitals Developed/Published by: Dylan Fitterer Platform: Windows, Linux, Mac Available via: Steam ($16.99) -|- Direct from Publisher ($14.99 USD) Consider also: Audiosurf ($10 CDN) We’ve been down this road before, but it was bumpier, a little jittery, and underpowered. Acceleration was poor and the brakes squealed, but it was our first ride. We’d paid for…

Bundled Expectations

Before we press on, the bundle dealer list is at the bottom of the page, so if you’re in a hurry, click to skip right to the dealer list. Humble Bundle, Indie Gala, Indie Royale, Bundle Stars and more. Choose what you pay bundles have become a go-to for budget gamers to fill out their…

The Swapper – “Illumination by Imitation”

Vitals Published/Developed by Facepalm Games – Link Platform(s): XBox 360, Playstation 3/4/Vita and PC (Windows) Retails via Digital Download Retails via: Steam ($14.99 CDN) -|- Direct from Developer $14.99 (CDN) -|- GOG.com for $14.99 -|- XBox Marketplace for $14.99 Playstation Network for $14.99 – Search Results I crept more than jumped at the chance to…

Audiosurf – “Freedom from Everything”

Vitals Published/Developed by Dylan Fitterer Platform: (PC) Windows Retails via Digital Download Developer’s Site for $9.99 (USD) -|- Steam for $10.99 (CDN) Consider also: Audiosurf 2 (my review) for $16.99 CDN via Steam or Direct for $14.99 USD This heavily stylized ride puts you on an electronic superhighway generated by any piece of music you…

Starseed Pilgrim – “The Art of Pruning”

Vitals Published/Developed by Drogen’s Games Platform: PC (Windows) Retails via Digital Download Developer’s Site for $6.00 (USD) -|- Steam for $6.49 (CDN) Indie developers pride themselves on breaking our expectations of game mechanics by flat-out doing things differently. Sometimes it works, too. However, there are occasions when the function of design contribute to the value…

Useful Misdirection(s)

So who is that article a shill for? Is it to pacify the masses? “Well, I can’t find work today, but I’m not alone, so it’s not so bad.” Is it to soothe the employers? “Everybody’s budget is tight. I have to make money.” It sure isn’t for the unemployed.