Archive for August, 2012

  • Milford The Ghosts

    Milford The Trendy Ghost

    Milford The Ghosts appeals to your sense of the absurd.

  • Dust: An Elysian Tail

    Worthy World

    Dust: An Elysian Tail demands respect and doles it out in kind.

  • New Super Mario Bros. 2

    Easy Money

    Greed is good in New Super Mario Bros. 2.

  • PAPA Tournament: Kid and dad

    A Night At The Space Opera

    Highlights from the week’s comment threads.

  • Zomballoons

    Why Did It Have To Be Zombies?

    Zomballoons is zombies done cute.

  • The A.V. Club

    The A.V. Club staff

    Tales of pinochle, playtesting, and Perfect Full Combo.

  • Wizorb

    Sorcerer’s Stone

    Retro block-smasher Wizorb is an artful genre-bender, even if the iPhone isn’t the best fit.

  • Mark Sewell and Christian Stewart

    Mark Sewell and Christian Stewart, amateur browser-game developers

    Two college students built a game on a lark. They were pleasantly surprised to find others laughing along with them.

  • Sleeping Dogs

    King Of Hong Kong

    Sleeping Dogs builds on the skill set of the cinematic Hong Kong gangster.

  • CLOP

    Virgin Upon A Hill

    CLOP is QWOP with a unicorn.

  • Sound Shapes

    Let The Music Play

    Sound Shapes is the music game for a post-LP world.

  • Players at the PAPA pinball convention/championships

    As The Wizards Play Down On Pinball Way

    Scenes from pinball’s biggest championship.

  • Nihilumbra

    Avoid The Void

    Nihilumbra presents puzzles both prosaic and cosmic.