Retro-Platformer Rad Rodgers rushes to Xbox One and PS4

The Kickstarter financed game Rad Rodgers brings back the 90’s-era PC platformer with a game inspired by classics like Commander Keen, Conker, Ruff’n’Tumble & Jazz Jackrabbit. Developer Slipgate Studios and Publisher THQ Nordic will release Rad Rodgers on PS4 and across the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X on... Read More | Share it now!

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‘Ginger: Beyond the Crystal’ is coming this Christmas to Nintendo Switch

The 3D platformer by Drakhar Studio will see the light on Nintendo hybrid console, after pleasing the fans of the classic genre last year on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Madrid, Spain, November 6th 2017: After delighting fans of 3D platforms on PS4, Xbox One and PC last year, the adventure ‘Ginger: Beyond the Crystal’, developed by Drakhar... Read More | Share it now!

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No Paint, No Gain: Splasher is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

Game publisher Playdius and the Splashteam are thrilled to announce the incoming release of the fast-paced platformer Splasher on home consoles. Set in a crazy cartoon universe, Splasher is a 2D splatformer with unique arcade/action gameplay. Armed with a splatter cannon, a purple haired young hero launches an attack on a paint factory in order to... Read More | Share it now!

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3D platformer ‘Poi’ jumps to a worldwide release on Steam

A few days ago I wrote about the feeling that the 3D platformer genre was seeing a sort of revival. This morning I got word of Poi, another colorful 3D platformer releasing today on Steam, and I don’t want to toot my own horn, but I’m going to say I called this whole thing. And is that really such a bad thing in that grand scheme of... Read More | Share it now!

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Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island is a 3D platformer that keeps impressing with every trailer

Yooka-Laylee may be getting all the love and attention for good reason, but it’s not the only show in town with regards to the buddy 3D platformer. Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island is a vibrant 3D platformer, a homage to the beloved platformer genre of the previous decade that looks and feels a like like Ratchet and Clack or the... Read More | Share it now!

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Rise & Shine

Rise & Shine is the most gorgeous looking platformer of the year. Sure, it’s still only January, but Super Mega Team have done a marvelous job capturing an incredible style with their art and animations that are up there with the stuff that Wayforward produces. The game bills itself as a “think and gun” and while I agree with... Read More | Share it now!

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Yooka-Laylee reptile-rolls to an April 2017 release

New world, format updates, pricing and pre-order incentive revealed Award-winning international games label Team17 and Playtonic Games, the UK studio formed by veterans of the platforming genre, have today revealed a slew of updates for their hotly anticipated open-world platformer Yooka-Laylee. Announced today Yooka-Laylee will launch on April 11th... Read More | Share it now!

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Neon-infused, free-flowing co-op platformer ‘Mekazoo’ now out worldwide

The frenetic, free-flowing world of Mekazoo features both single player and an optional “hive mind” co-op mode Good Mood Creators today revealed that Mekazoo, the neon-infused, free-flowing co-op platformer, is now available worldwide for PC, and in North America for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Mekazoo is available for download at $19.99. Taking... Read More | Share it now!

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‘Super Cat Bros’ hits iOS and Android next week

FDG Games has announced that their charming platformer ‘Super Cat Bros.’ is hitting both iOS and Android on November 17th. Mobile games are a dime a dozen, but mixing cats and retro platforming aesthetics does give you a leg up in my book. The games tasks you with reuniting Alex the Cat with his siblings by exploring a mysterious... Read More | Share it now!

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