Reviews

Pixel Art Game Review: Secret of Mana

Secret of Mana was released originally in Japan under the name Seiken Densetsu 2 on August 6th, 1993 for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System....

Pixel Art Game Review: Flynn: Son of Crimson

Flynn: Son of Crimson is an indie platformer developed by Studio Thunderhorse and published by Humble Games. Released in 2021, this game was originally...

Pixel Art Game Review: Eastward

Eastward is an indie title coming from Chinese developer Pixpil, distributed by Chucklefish. This action role-playing game features a rich, detailed pixel art style...

Pixel Art Game Review: Shovel Knight

Every year, hundreds of 2D side-scrolling games are developed and released. Most of them fall by the wayside into the swathe of generic and...

Pixel Art Game Review: Octopath Traveler

Octopath Traveler is the game that pioneered the ‘HD-2D’ art style that Square Enix has been so fond of ever since this release back...

Pixel Art Game Review: Forager

Crafting has been a major component of many games in recent years following the massive success of titles like Minecraft, becoming an integral feature...

Pixel Art Game Review: Wargroove

The popular Nintendo series, Advance Wars, has inspired many turn-based strategy games over the years and you can certainly count Wargroove among them! Developed...

Pixel Art Game Review: Momodora II

Momodora II (2011) is an adorable, side-scrolling adventure indie game that builds on the original, keeping the flair that made Momodora (2010) a delight,...

Pixel Art Game Review: Disc Creatures

Disc Creatures is a very impressive tribute to monster-catching RPGs from the Game Boy Color era, most akin to the massively loved original Pokémon...

Pixel Art Game Review: BlazBlue Calamity Trigger

As a Japanese fighting game, BlazBlue Calamity Trigger is essentially what one would expect! The voice lines are corny and over-the-top, the designs are...