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Posts tagged “randomnine”

The islander robots of State Machine prep for doomsday

When I came in to work today John was bright red with an incommunicable rage. It can only mean one thing: a new game about programming is coming out. This one is called State Machine [official site] and it’s from Terry Cavanagh of VVVVVV and Ruari O’Sullivan, aka randomnine, of Fear Is Vigilance and Beacon. Luckily, I quite like programmey games, so I calmly slipped…

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Let Us Pray For Cardinal Quest 2

Pocketsized, appropriately brutal pseudo-retro roguelike Cardinal Quest merrily destroyed big fat gobbets of my time recently, though I'll confess this was on my phone rather than my PC, via a recent Android bundle. It was a fine excuse to not leave the sofa for up to three hours at a time, several times a day. I hold Cardinal Quest developer Ido Yehieli solely responsible for…

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Charity Begins With Threat: Fear Is Vigilance

Sometimes people just aren't willing to take the necessary steps to ensure their good cause is appreciated by the masses. That's something the star of free indie pixel action game, Fear Is Vigilance, doesn't misunderstand. When her attempts to give out free personal alarms to students, to protect them when walking through the park at night, she finds people just aren't interested. So she strikes…

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Shine A Light: Beacon

Thanks to everybody who sent this in! Beacon by indie dev randomnine (who quit his job as a paid-up developer back in November) is a 15 minute freeware game that pits you as a crashed astronaut on a miserable planet, alone and far from his home. Overall it's a lovely bit of work, with some happy platforming and a touching ending that I think might…

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