Blog Archives

Haimrik @ Gamescom 2016

Kath checked out indie adventure game Haimrik at Gamescom, and slayed a dragon and a troll using the power of words.

Review: SteamWorld Dig: A Fistful of Dirt

Typically the Metroidvania genre emphasizes upgrade-based exploration, with hidden areas scattered about. What happens when the entire game is a hidden area?

Review: Guacamelee!

Drinkbox’s Guacamelee melds elements of their previous title, Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack, with some new ingredients to make a ‘videojuego fant├ístico’.

Awesomenauts Review

Cue the silhouette of six zany, ice-cold creatures looking cool for the camera as the high-pitched theme song singers wail “Awesome!” over the montage. And then everything explodes.

© Big Red Barrel 2011 - 2022