Tag «Roguelike»

REVIEW – Soulblight (Switch)

Cool Name. Poor Gameplay. Soulblight, a top-down Roguelike action RPG, separates itself by use of the taint system. Not to be confused with the area of your body where the sun don’t shine, this system does not involve traditional leveling or grinding but rather a give-and-take system. “Gluttony, Lust, Cannibalism – how far will you …

REVIEW – Tower of Guns (Xbox One)

Doom Meets Spelunky – With straightforward gameplay and randomly generated levels, Tower of Guns has individuality in the crowded FPS genre but lacks options to keep you playing for long. Tower of Guns simplifies almost every aspect of gameplay. There is no reloading, no ammo pick-ups to worry about, the player can only hold one …

REVIEW – Excave 3DS eShop

Means Well But Falls Short – With no options, story or level progression, Excave is weak Roguelike that is repetitive and fulfills the definition of barebones gameplay. Not a true Roguelike but not a true action RPG, Excave is somewhere in the middle with gameplay focusing on venturing deeper to a labyrinth through real time …