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‘X-Orbtek’ Review

X-Orbtek review
Is it just me, or does that space ship remind anyone else of Asteroids? Hmm… Suppose that could be intentional, since Oxygen Addict’s X-Orbtek is a throwback to when visuals mattered less than today, and even the most basic arcade games had everyone feeding quarter after quarter into the machines for that one more try (and bragging rights of course!)
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‘Snayke’ Revives an Arcade Classic With Puzzles and Multiplayer (Preview)

In case you're not familiar with the classic Snake game, which Snayke is based on, you play as a snake, tasked with eating dots that each further extend the length of your body. It's not as simple as simply moving around, going 'gobble gobble' through the dots though, because eating them extends the length of your body, and any collision - including with that of your own body - kills you. But that was then and this is now: Enter Snayke, a redefining of the 2D dot-gobbling genre.
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‘Gateways’ Review

Gateways review
If I had a dime for every time I heard someone say "Gateways looks a lot like Portal, except it's 2D", I'd be rich! And while I do agree with that comparison, there is a lot more to wrap your head around (get it?) here than simple gateway (gateway, not portal) mechanics and gravity defying stunts - this is easily one of the most complex puzzle games I've played in a very long time.
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‘A Walk in the Dark’ Gameplay Trailer Defies Gravity With Spikes and Spiders

A Walk in the Dark gameplay trailer
Take on the role of Bast, a cat, as you search for your owner in a dark and hostile environment, full of traps in different shapes and sizes, from spikes to buzzsaws and.. spiders! Curiosity just might end up killing this cat with all the dangers lurking around every corner and ironically, no one but Bast can be blamed for this mess, because had he stayed with Arielle instead of wandering off everything would still be perfect! But that wouldn’t have made for much of a game now, would it?
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