Posts Tagged ‘Max Coburn’

Bum Rush Is Cibele Dev’s Racing-Combat-Dating Sim

If there was an award for the most incongruous mix of videogame genre discriptors, Bum Rush [Itch page] would almost certainly grab first prize. “Bum Rush is a 2-8 player car combat dating sim racing game,” reads the opening line of its newly launched Itch page and I’m sure you now see what I mean.

Nina Freeman and Emmett Butler, of Cibele fame, brought this weird and wonderful collection of ideas to life with Diego Garcia and Max Coburn for No Quarter 2015 – an annual videogames exhibition hosted by the NYU Game Center. Yes, the strange mash of ideas sounds unlikely in theory but it really, really does work in practice.

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