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Posts tagged “Rob Fearon”

Delightful Shmup Death Ray Manta SE Released, Includes Source Code So You Can Tweak Or Copy It

Indie (whatever that means, etc) stalwart Rob 'RetroRemakes / OddBob' Fearon, of War Twat fame (as well as an RPS comments regular), has just released his latest hallucinatory deathtrip shmup, Death Ray Manta SE. It's a rebuilt, remixed, Steam-hosted version of his well-received 2012 title Death Ray Manta, which had the twin goals of being a sensory-overload arena shooter in the Minter tradition and trying…

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Feature: Rob Fearon Interview

Freeware Garden: The Videogame 50

Rob Fearon, the wonderful person responsible for Retro Remakes and all sorts of digital death Mantas, has decided to be vengeful and remind the world of the horrors of the infamous Cassette 50. Hence, The Videogame 50 compilation of fifty, mostly dreadful yet always fun/ny games you can download for free complete with the mandatory digital watch.

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Feature: The Misadventures Of The 'Free The Games Fund'

OUYA, What’s Going On Here Then?

Something strange is afoot in the land of OUYA. The Kickstarted console, running on Android, is obviously not usually in RPS's purview. But a recently launched incentive to get developers to create OUYA games is treading on our toes, and merits a look. OUYA's Free The Games Fund offers to match money raised by Kickstarted games, if they can reach a minimum of $50,000, in…

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The Other Indie Philanthropy Bundle

Rob 'Oddbob/RetroRemakes' Fearon's games have been on RPS a fair few times, and he's known for consistently spreading cheer and ingenuity amongst the UK indie community. Genuinely, he's one of those chaps that videogames are just a little bit more delightful for. Which is why it's just awful to hear that he's been hospitalised from pneumonia. The costs inherent in his family travelling back and…

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Let Slip the Dogs of War Twat

Simple folks us, and we don't get any simpler than we are on Monday morning. Hence: War Twat. OddBob dropped us a line to note that my favourite retro-remake site (er) Retro Remakes has posted his Jeff-Minter-influenced shooter (i.e. English provincial surrealism involving juxtaposing swearing, fluffy ungulates and the sort of strobe effects that'll induce an epileptic fit, even if viewed through a brick wall).…

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