Tag Archives: Pitch

Closure

Puzzle platformers have come a long way. Long progressed from the mere idea of just jumping they now screw with the fundamentals of physics; time and space. Closure – a contender in this years IGF – messes around with light in a way that completely obliterates my conception of space. That is to say it’s hard. The basic premise is that what you can see exists, what you can’t doesn’t. And this is in a literal sense, none of this philosophical nonsense and questions of perception here. Can’t see the floor? You fall through it. Can’t see a wall? You…

New Star Soccer 4

Before I begin writing my prose here (I’d shy away from the word review, because I don’t intend to reach any conclusion other than, hopefully, to pique your curiosity), head over to the New Star Soccer homepage and download the trial. Actually, if the word ‘soccer’ in the title immediately fills you with horror (and not because it’s what our American cousins would call a kick-about) then ignore that. Let’s simplify: if you like football, go download the very generous trial. Give it a fair go, and then if you like it, do cough up the cash and support the…