Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time. I was going to vote for Caveblazers as one of the best games of 2017. Then I saw the game's ending.
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Every day for a week I played Caveblazers' daily challenge and recorded my attempt. I called it the Daily Death and posted them to the RPS Supporter program, but now I've now made all five videos available to all. Come watch me struggle to talk while fighting orcs in a roguelike platformer.
Jingle jingle, it's the RPS podcast, the Electronic Wireless Show. This week we discuss the ongoing Steam summer sale and bare our respective piles of shame. Editor-at-arms Graham also joins us to talk about spelunking roguelike Caveblazers, while Pip takes on the free-to-play Orcs Must Die! Unchained and Brendan marches on with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. But wait! There's also an interview with the…
I keep playing Caveblazers [official site], stopping between lives only to message people to complain about Caveblazers. The roguelike-platformer has so many systems I find frustrating or unsatisfactory, but one big thing that keeps drawing me back.
There are a lot of games that look like they might give me that Spelunky feeling but most of them just leave me feeling a little empty. Not Caveblazers [official site] though. Rupeck Games' debut captures the craft and chaotic delights of Spelunky better than anything I've played since Spelunky itself though and it has quickly become one of my favourite roguelike platformers.