Proteus, the 2013-released procedurally-generated exploration game developed by Ed Key and David Kanaga, tends to get gamers riled up as they often wonder: how do you win at Proteus?
Origamihero, best known as the guy behind the ‘A Game With a Kitty’ games, has released his free seventh iteration of the charming platformer series.
It’s come as an unexpected hit, but unfortunately the FreeIndieGam.es blog (a blog dedicated to highlighting great free indie games) has shut its doors after two years of service.
Wherever there’s a fad, there’s sperm – and that’s just why the Flappy Bird game-making jam has already brought us two spermy alternatives to the sweeping fad.
There’s really no better sign of a game becoming a cultural phenomenon than by a crop of indie games based on it popping up – and that’s exactly what’s been happening with Flappy Bird.
The story of Flappy Birds has been a strange one, and now that its creator has announced he plans on taking the game down, it’s also been a short one. So, let us cover its short-lived journey for you.
Proteus, recently released for the PS3/Vita, is a procedurally-generated sandbox exploration game with a gorgeous, brightly palleted pixel style, set within a third-dimension. With a focus on exploration and discovery, some would argue that Proteus is ‘pointless’, but pointless or not, it’s damned beautiful.