It’s rare when we get a brand new type of puzzle title, but that is what developer Skookum Arts has done with their wonderfully fresh game, The Pedestrian. You are tasked with helping the famous stick figure from those ubiquitous informational signs get safely across some challenging environments.
Starting life as a console game, the dark and creepy Limbo branched out and is now available for just about every possible gaming platform. If you are looking for a thoughtful and scary puzzle platformer, Limbo is almost heaven.
Join the Modern Gamer Melissa Pierce as she talks about how she helped a mentally ill girl escape an even crazier psych ward with her talking rabbit. All it took was some chewed up toenails. Of course we are talking about Edna and Harvey: The Breakout 10th Anniversary Edition.
Still There is a sci-fi puzzle game that features some really difficult scientific challenges. It’s earning a lot of rave reviews on other platforms, but the portable Switch screen might be a little too tiny for Still There’s many fine details.
Billy’s exhausted this week after playing Virgo Versus the Zodiac for the Time Waster and who can blame him with such a mentally-taxing game?
Repressed is an intriguing puzzle game where you play an actual shadow that represents your psyche in the landscape your mind creates during a hypnosis session. And the puzzles are just as mind bending as the plot.
This week’s Time Waster is Nintendo Switch game called Candleman that puts players in the role of a lonely candle searching for a faraway light. Come by and see if this indie title is able to shine bright alongside other console games.
Billy’s time wasting this week has him donning the outfit of a hit man has he figures out how to kill his targets in Mr. Bullet.
Fracter is one of the most interesting and artistic puzzle games that we have reviewed in a long time. Telling a haunting tale mostly only using light and shadow, the game challenges players to figure it out, and what is actually going on in its unique world.
Billy’s time wasting this week was brought to a sudden halt when a slew of ads sprung forth from Shootout 3D and buried him alive.