Monthly Archives: January 2015

Levers: Create a huge, balanced mobile in this great physics-based puzzle game challenge

Levers is an interesting game by Vectorpark that uses physics to create increasingly complex challenges for players. The game is deceptively simple when you first start. The graphics are done in bold shapes and colors much like cutouts. There are sound effects from the very start although no background music is present. The first screen you see has water flowing along the bottom. You hear the sounds of waves crashing. A single arm with hoops on each end is balanced at the top center of the screen much like an empty mobile. Gameplay starts right away without any menus or credit screens.

levers

Continue reading

Comments Off on Levers: Create a huge, balanced mobile in this great physics-based puzzle game challenge

Filed under Mobile Games, Puzzle Games

Bart Saw Game: Let’s play a game… muahahahaaa

bart-saw-game

Bart Saw Game is a point-and-click adventure or puzzle game based off The Simpsons characters. One of the first things you will notice is that the animations and graphics do not match the series as much as they could. They are more stylized than normal. They also include features that can make the characters look a little out-of-place. Additionally, the animations are jumpy and not smooth at all. It can be hard to tell when you are watching a scripted animation or when the game is waiting for you to react. There is dark music in the background as you play although it does not go well with bright Simpsons characters.
Continue reading

Comments Off on Bart Saw Game: Let’s play a game… muahahahaaa

Filed under Puzzle Games

A Quick Look at Get On Top

While most browser-based flash games out there are designed for one person, Get on Top offers something a little different. Bennett Foddy‘s game is designed for two people using one keyboard, and when you want something a little interactive with a friend or when you want something to hand to two young kids, this is a great choice.

get-on-top

Continue reading

Comments Off on A Quick Look at Get On Top

Filed under Action Games

Royal Story: A lovely online, multiplayer game that combines a few different genres

royal-story

Royal Story is designed mainly for children and possibly adults who want causal and relaxing gameplay. The multiplayer game has a very high production value. The graphics are polished, detailed and interesting. The game has a distinctive and colorful style. There is also heroic music that plays are different times during play. A good aspect of the game is that there is guidance at nearly every step from an initial tutorial to helpers that appear as you progress.
Continue reading

Comments Off on Royal Story: A lovely online, multiplayer game that combines a few different genres

Filed under Action Games, Strategy