Unspeakable’s Top 5 Videogames 2014:
Today’s top 5 is for the video games I enjoyed most this year. I had to leave a good deal of great games off the list, like Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and Transistor – because I enjoyed these games more, and the remastered Baldur’s Gate and Icewind Dale – because they’re re-issues of games I love, but re-issues nonetheless… so here we go:
Unspeakable’s TOP 5 Retro Video Games
Do you remember a time when videogames were hard as nails? No tutorials, no achievements, just balls-to-the-wall hardcore gameplay.
The likes of TOKI and Battletoads and Ninja Gaiden had me smashing my head against the wall in frustration, or pumping coin after coin into the arcade machine till I got good at it… and I couldn’t get enough.
Luckily, games in the same style are still being released each year : So here’s my TOP 5 Retro Games:
Luftrausers: An arausing experience
The best way to describe Luftrausers is to call it an old-school newgrounds game on a whole lot of crack. It retains all the simplicity and freakish replayability while honing every element to a level of godlike perfection.