Pursuing Pixels

037 - It Sucks Until You Get the Double Jump

January 20, 2020

Welcome back to Pursuing Pixels.  This week, it's ALL Metroidvanias—or maybe action-adventure platformers?  Whatever you wanna call them, we tackle a couple of games that we're checking out for the first time, and also get DJ's thoughts on a PP favorite, Chasm.  Before we get to that, followed by an open-ended Metroidvania discussion, we all sunk a little time into Ori & the Blind Forest in anticipation for the game's sequel, which comes out in a couple of months.  John & Kevin also take a look at yet another Metroidvania with procedurally-generated roguelike elements, A Robot Named Fight!, which is the game that sparked the discussion to begin with. 

 

Discussed:

Ori & the Blind Forest - 00:01:19

A Robot Named Fight! - 00:19:31

Chasm - 00:28:34

*Metroidvania Discussion - 00:32:32

* (Eagle Island, Metroid Fusion, Yoku's Island Express, Castlevania: Circle of the Moon, Super Metroid, Gato Roboto, Hollow Knight, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night)

 

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