GOTY 2015

Aaron’s Not Quite Top 10 Games of 2015

  Full Recommendation: Buy and play these games https://youtu.be/ These are in no particular order Axiom Verge from Thomas Happ Games Ziggurat from Milkstone Studios Shovel Knight Plague of Shadows from Yacht Club Games Runbow from 13AM Games The Vanishing of Ethan Carter from The Astronauts Castle in the Darkness … Continue Reading →


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Fast Racing Neo WiiU Review

      It’s like F-Zero and Wipeout rolled into one…game that is more like Wipeout and there’s nothing wrong with that. Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy – fast and fun racing whether you’re playing solo, on the couch with others or online Full Disclosure: This game was provided to … Continue Reading →


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6180 the Moon Xbox One Review

    Be the moon…and search for the sun. Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy – short but satisfying platformer Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: action platformer Developer: Turtle Cream Publisher: Turtle Cream Platform(s): Xbox One, Steam, Wii U Player(s): 1 Price: $3.99 Link(s): … Continue Reading →


Plague of Shadows

Playing: Shovel Knight Plague of Shadows

Playing: Shovel Knight Plague of Shadows Aaron plays Yacht Club Games’ Shovel Knight expansion, Plague of Shadows. *No commentary* Link(s): http://yachtclubgames.com/2015/09/plague-now-available/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com See more at: http://GameEnthus.com https://www.facebook.com/GameEnthus Find the podcast at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2 http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast


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Runbow WiiU Review

Runbow WiiU Review   Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy – 9 player single screen multiplayer on a couch or online. Runbow has enough single and multiplayer modes to make it a WiiU must-have. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: adventure game Developer: 13AM Games … Continue Reading →


Sombrero

Sombrero Spaghetti Western Mayhem PixelMetal Interview

Sombrero Spaghetti Western Mayhem PixelMetal Interview Aaron sits down with Nick from PixelMetal at Otakon 2015 to discuss Sombrero Spaghetti Western Mayhem Link(s): http://sombrerogame.com/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com See more at: http://GameEnthus.com https://www.facebook.com/GameEnthus Find the podcast at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2 http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast


Wind-Up Knight 2

Wind-Up Knight 2 Wii U Review

  Wind-Up Knight 2 Wii U Review Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy on sale – a mobile runner on the Wii U Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: runner/platformer Developer: Robot Invader Publisher: Unity Games Platform(s): Wii U, Android, iOS Player(s): 1 Price: $7.50 … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Roving Rogues Wii U Review

Recommendation: Worth a buy on sale – if you can play with others Roving Rogues is fun solo but not for very long. Having others to play the multiplayer with does sweeten the deal. The platforming is not complex but that is what makes it appeal to a wider audience. … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Adventures of Pip Wii U Review

Have Game, Will Play: Adventures of Pip Wii U Review Recommendation: Worth a buy – now, despite some repetitive music and perhaps one too many levels. Pip’s adventure is well worth your time. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: action platformer Developer: TicToc Games … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Shovel Knight Review XB1/PS4

Recommendation: Worth a buy – now Full Disclosure: These games were provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: retro-inspired action platformer Developer: Yacht Club Games Publisher: Yacht Club Games Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U, Xbox One, PS4, PSTV, PS Vita Price: $14.99 Link: http://yachtclubgames.com/shovel-knight/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Scram Kitty DX PS4 Review

Full write-up and recommendation details can be found at: http://www.gameenthus.com/hg-wp-scram-kitty-buddy-rails/ – Wii U review Recommendation: Worth a buy Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: “on-rails” action platformer Developer: Dakko Dakko Platforms: Wii U Price: $9.99 Links http://www.dakkodakko.com/scramkitty/kitty/index.html http://GameEnthus.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2 Scale: Worth a buy – … Continue Reading →


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Pax East 2015: Runbow Interview

Aaron interviews Justin and Marty from 13AMGames about their 9-player Wii U platform party action game Runbow. Links http://runbowgame.com/ http://www.13amgames.com/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Pax East 2015: Chariot Interview

Aaron interviews Alex from Frima Studios about their solo and coop friendly platformer Chariot. Links http://chariotgame.com/ http://www.frimastudio.com/?en http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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Pax East 2015: Neon the Ninja Interview

Aaron talks to Stu Phelps and Joshua Hillyer about their upcoming action/stealth platformer Neon the Ninja. Links www.neontheninja.com/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


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GameEnthus Podcast ep217: Bane Radio or Gear Gauntlet

This week Tiny(@Tiny415), Mike(@AssaultSuit) and Aaron(@Ind1fference) chat with Jay(@BytesOfChicken)  from Drop Dead Interactive about: Gear Gauntlet, Drop Dead Interactive, Xbox One, Nintendo, Wii, Wii U, XNA, Gladiator’s Escapade, XBLIG, Zombie Concentration, Dotdash episode one, ID@Xbox, Evolve, Fable Legends, ShadowRun, Final Fantasy XI, The Faculty, The Interview, Dead Snow, Red Snow, Pacific … Continue Reading →


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GameEnthus Podcast ep214: Clock Size or Barker Mic’d

This week Tiny(@Tiny415), Mike(@AssaultSuit) and Aaron (@Ind1fference) chat with Mikey(@Passthemstickss) from Passthemsticks.com and Slider(@Sliderwave) about: Napoleon Dynamite, A Low Dirty Shame, MAGfest, National Harbor, Rosa Mexicano, Eric Andre Show, Bird Up, Washington Metropolitan Gamer Symphony Orchestra, controversial t-shirts, Streetpasses, NEAR, Extra Life, Flavor Flav, taxes, Fantastic Four Trailer, Phantasy Star Online, … Continue Reading →


Combat Core

MAGfest13 Indie Showcase: Combat Core Interview

Aaron talks to Micah Betts about his upcoming PowerStone influenced arena combat game Combat Core. Links http://www.mabmanz.com/ http://GameEnthus.com http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/gameenthus-podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


Shantae

Have Game,Will Play: Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse Review

No longer a genie, is Shantae still ready for an adventure. Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse   Wayforward’s Shantae series is one that I should be more familiar with. But having never owned a Gameboy Color it was difficult to get my hands on. It also had a very low … Continue Reading →


TheFall

Have Game, Will Play: The Fall on Wii U

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b6azfjoWm9A allowFullScreen=”true”] The Fall is about an advanced military suit that falls from parts unknown into a robot re-purposing facility. The human within it is apparently in need of medical attention. The suit’s on-board emergency operator, ARID, must interact with some interesting AIs in the facility to save the … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: Wooden Sen’SeY

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQxnWdnsS_M allowFullScreen=”true”] You are Goro – a dual-axe wielding village chief who is out for revenge. Your axes are connected to chains and can be used to chop, swing and boost. The chains’ length is only evident when thrown for swinging, overhead attacks or the ground pound. The ground … Continue Reading →


Armillo

Have Game, Will Play: Armillo

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dv0j4vyjWiE allowFullScreen=”true”] The Wii U is many things(or maybe not depending on who you ask) but it is certainly not considered a reliable source in the industry for independent games. Despite it having a good number of indie releases, it is only now that people are recognizing its indie … Continue Reading →


Shovel Knight

Have Game, Will Play: Shovel Knight

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2OgS3bd_JM allowFullScreen=”true”] We live in a time when nostalgia cannot really be considered a fad. For the past 3-4 years the independent game development community has produced games that sing never-ending praise for the 8 and 16-bit generation. Some thought this was a passing fancy and that we’d “get … Continue Reading →


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Have Game, Will Play: 1001 Spikes

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bLMdGGdNq4 allowFullScreen=”true”] There is a story in (Aban Hawkins)1001 Spikes however the focus of this game is platforming. Not just any platforming, 1001 Spikes’ pinpoint controls are utilized in extremely difficult and unforgiving levels. Spikes, boulders, water, falls, dart-projecting statues and more are ready and willing to kill you … Continue Reading →


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Just Playing Through: 1001 Spikes on PS4

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJmELz9jjhg allowFullScreen=”true”] Listen and watch Aaron chat and fail at 1001 Spikes on the PS4. Genre: extremely difficult platformer Developer: Nicalis Publisher: 8bits Fanatics Platforms: Cross-buy(PS4, Vita) Steam, 3DS, Wii U Price: $14.99 http://www.nicalis.com/games.php# http://GameEnthus.com https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gameenthus-podcast-video-games/id286435007?mt=2


Scram Kitty

HG, WP: Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0Amrs8oQcU allowFullScreen=”true”] An age-old battle continues as the mice and cats are still at odds. Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails is an “on-rails” platformer where you as the “buddy” are jumping around from rail to rail shooting mice and saving cats. Under the tutelage of Scram Kitty … Continue Reading →