I’ve been following Mimimi Production’s new puzzle platformer, The Last Tinker, since originally stumbling across a video for what was then called “Tink” on YouTube. Its bold visuals and quirky character design were a real eye-catcher, plus I’ve always been a sucker for a 3D platformer. It was a real treat then, when I was given the opportunity to play a preview build of the game this week.
Not many people were lucky enough to have experienced the Dreamcast during its heyday. Certainly not enough to stop SEGA’s final machine kicking the proverbial bucket well before its time. Those that did though, were treated to an amazing crescendo of classic games as SEGA bowed out of the hardware market for good. One of those games was Skies of Arcadia and I’d like to share with you why it’s not only one of the greatest games of the Dreamcast’s stellar goodbye line-up, but arguably the finest JRPG to have ever been made.
Apple TV has a great opportunity to capture the casual gamer’s attention. With a much more accessible price tag, good graphics processing, a decent storage capability, well-designed controller and secured deals with publishers, there’s nothing to stop the Apple TV from taking off.
Coffee Stain Studios have set an official release date for Goat Simulator. The developer plans to keep the core gameplay “small and silly” and is working on adding Steam Workshop support so that players can create new levels for their four-legged friends.