Best PC games New PC games 2020 Best graphics cards Best free PC games Best Minecraft shaders Best Warzone loadout Cyberpunk 2077 guides

Line Rider

2 months ago

11 years later, this gobsmacking Line Rider track is finally complete

You remember Line Rider, right? That Flash game with the wee man on a sled who slides down whatever track you've sketched? Great little time-killer, that. Only, it seems one artist has wiled away more than a few hours on the slip 'n' slider. Having spent hundreds of hours over the past decade putting it all together, David Lu is finally ready to show us…

Tagged with , .

10 months ago

Feature: One Off The List

The most satisfying physics in PC games

An obscenely rich teenager throws his VR controller across the room in a fit of blind panic while playing Half-Life: Alyx. It leaves the window of his bedroom at 5m/s. It falls 10m vertically and hits his neighbour’s greenhouse, smashing the glass. How many metres did the controller travel horizontally before coming to a stop in the tomatoes? Use a kinematic formula to determine your…

Tagged with , , , , , , , , , , , , .

3 years ago

Feature: Eat sled

Have You Played… Line Rider?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time.Line Rider is a thing of beauty. A simple draw-your-own-sledding-slope game that became a phenomenon among the right kind of internet denizen. As simple to learn as doodling in MS Paint and yet difficult to manipulate with true mastery. What do you do, it…

Tagged with , , .

Clickuorice Allsorts: The Mountain King meets Line Rider

Clickuorice Allsorts are our short, snappy posts about cool games ‘n’ stuffThe Hall of the Mountain King is an excellent piece of classical music. And Line Rider is an excellent videogame. Oho, what's this? What. Is. This. Someone has put these two excellents together and created something double-excellent, as Classic FM have pointed out. “It took me over a month of my free time to create,”…

Tagged with , , .