Posts Tagged ‘Rive’

Toki Tori Dev Goes Out With A Bang In Rive

Toki Tori creators Two Tribes released their very final last game this week, the explosive shooter Rive [official site]. They’re going out in a blaze of glory, as Rive revels in bright and beautiful wholesale destruction.

Rive puts you in the shoes of scrappy space scavenger Roughshot, who’s trapped on a starship. The main goal is to engage in a glorious series of acrobatic fire fights as you blow up everything in your path, or hack robots and turn the starship’s defenses against it. It’s very fluid and flashy, and if you’ve got a competitive streak you’ll be pleased to know there’s a speedrun mode and leaderboards.

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Rive Long And Prosper; Die Soon And Admire Explosions

We’ve not previously covered Rive [official site], the forthcoming 2D shooty platformer from Two Tribes. Who they? They be the Netherlands-based studio behind the rather charming Toki Tori puzzle platform games.

Rive’s a quite different proposition from helping chubby yellow birdlets collect eggs: intense and reactive rather than sedate and contemplative, it’s a 360-degree shooter in which you help an adorable little robot blast lots of less adorable robots into even less adorable smithereens.

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