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Genre, indie, PC, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Influx (PC)

There’s something quite lovely about Impromptu Games’ InFlux. Some of it is due to the way the lighting looks in the game. more…

Features, Genre, indie, PC, Previews, Puzzle
Rolling In A Lonely Paradise: An InFlux Preview

InFlux is a surprisingly soothing game. Maybe it’s the blue hue and light emanating from the metal sphere that serves as more…

Genre, indie, PC, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: The Bridge (PC)

Verisimilitude is such an easy thing. While the talent taken to create something in the image of our own world- or a more…

News, Puzzle, Trailers, Wii U
Toki Tori 2 Comes To The Wii U April 4th

Does anyone remember Toki Tori, the puzzle game originally released on the Gameboy Color back in 2001? It’s had several more…

First Person, Genre, indie, PC, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Antichamber (PC)

While a paltry number of games dabble with non-Euclidian spaces- 2007’s Echochrome comes to mind- Alexander Bruce’s more…

Puzzle, Reviews, Side Scroller, Wii U
RipTen Review: Trine 2 Director’s Cut (Wii U)

It seems that the only Wii U titles I’ve played so far are ports of games that have appeared on other platforms. Some of them more…

indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, XBL Arcade
RipTen Review: Pid (XBLA)

I’m a reticent person. It’s not that I’m emotionless, it’s just that I naturally tend to experience my reactions in more…

Genre, indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews, Xbox 360
RipTen Review: Sententia (XBLIG)

One of the pitfalls of making art is that sometimes ambitions surpass content. When this happens to a piece, the work becomes more…

Genre, indie, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Gateways (PC)

Gateways wears its influence on its sleeve. To be more precise, the main character in Gateways wears it. It’s the main more…

3DS, Nintendo, Puzzle
Professor Layton Goes 3D With The Miracle Mask

The fifth game in Level-5′s successful Professor Layton series will be launching on the Nintendo 3DS this fall. Featuring 150 more…

iOS, iPad, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Follow the Rabbit (iOS)

Puzzle games are a quirky bunch. Over the past few years, there has been a greater focus on developing unique aesthetic more…

DLC, News, Puzzle
Quantum Conundrum to Receive Two Mind-Bending DLC Packs

Quantum Conundrum, since its release on July 21, has offered enjoyable mind-bending puzzles straight from the creative mind more…

iOS, iPad, Puzzle, Reviews
RipTen Review: Globulous (iOS)

Globulous (that’s a long “o,” in case you were wondering) from Firestarter Games will instantly seem familiar to anyone who more…

News, PC, Puzzle, Reviews, Steam
RipTen Review: Quantum Conundrum (PC)

Since the announcement of Airtight Games’ Quantum Conundrum at PAX Prime 2011, I have been wondering how “Portal-like” more…

indie, PC, Platformer, Puzzle, Reviews
Ripten Review: Tiny and Big: Grandpa’s Leftovers (PC)

As it turns out, whenever a child wears underwear on their head to really spiff up their homemade superhero costume, more…