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The Complete Indie Platformer Marathon

The Indie Platformer Marathon is finished! Featuring fifteen games (although one of them turned out to technically not be indie and another turned out to not be a platformer) and lasting a whopping four months (with a vacation in the … Continue reading

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Indie Platformer Marathon: Fez

Having decided that I couldn’t rightly end the marathon with Mark of the Ninja, because it may not technically be an indie game, I looked for another fitting finale. And what better choice is there than Fez? As one of … Continue reading

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Technically Not Indie Platformer Marathon: Mark Of The Ninja

You can click on images to see larger versions. The release of Mark of the Ninja way back in October was what originally inspired me to do the Indie Platformer Marathon. It reminded me that I’d been collecting quite a … Continue reading

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Indie Platformer Marathon: Unmechanical

Please remember that you can click on images for larger versions. It’s worth it for these, trust me. So, it turns out that Unmechanical is not really a platformer. I knew it was about a little flying robot, but I … Continue reading

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Indie Platformer Marathon: Intrusion 2

Here are some things I did in Intrusion 2: Got punched by a hoverplane sporting giant robot arms Blew a hole in a mountain with an over-sized laser cannon Hijacked a mech suit and got into a swordfight with another … Continue reading

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Indie Platformer Marathon: Vessel

Please remember that you can click on images for larger versions. Games have always had a certain obsession with water. Water is notoriously difficult to model, so game designers have sought all sorts of tricks to make it look more … Continue reading

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Indie Platformer Marathon: Barbarium

Unlike the rest of the games in the Marathon, Barbarium was actually released after the Marathon started. That was still over two months ago, however. This is why I used the word Marathon for this series. Anyway, Barbarium is the … Continue reading

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