Posts Tagged platforming

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Rayman Origins

Tuesday, December 27, 2011 No Comments

Michel Ancel and team have done it again, by going in reverse (sort of). Rayman Origins is an absolute blast from the past as far as the platforming elements are concerned, but there is so much more happening in this game, with its hand-drawn characters, and environments, its wonderfully oddball musical score, and its surprisingly […]

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Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Friday, May 28, 2010 No Comments

Gamers rejoice! Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is the best video game to film adaptation released in a long time. The action is cool, the story and production include numerous elements from the video game trilogy (including the all-important platforming and comedy elements) while still introducing brand new plot points and twists, and […]

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Prince of Persia

Tuesday, March 9, 2010 No Comments

This latest installment in the Prince of Persia franchise takes the series for a brand new spin. There’s a new prince, new story, new look and new fighting system. The underlying “save the world” theme from the last trilogy may appear the same, but the story feels fresh, and aside from some minor glitches, the […]

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Mirror’s Edge

Thursday, February 18, 2010 3 Comments

Whoever said first-person platforming wasn’t possible really deserves a smack on the forehead, because Mirror’s Edge proves it is. This fast-paced, hyper-realistic and deeply story-driven game, in which all you are really doing is running for your life, is way too much fun to put down. The graphics are stunning and the music gets your […]