Insurmountable is one of the most unique rogue-lite games I’ve come across. There is no combat, yet death follows you with every step. The game is about scaling mountains and the difficulty is based on keeping yourself alive against the elements, mitigating risks, and optimizing the path you climb.
If you were to look at a list of games I have Reviewed on my website since its inception, you would notice that rogue-lites make up a decent chunk of them. It’s one of my favorite genres.
Outriders is a third-person looter shooter that you can play in co-op with your friends as one of four super-powered classes on a foreign hostile planet. The planet itself is tainted by a mysterious anomaly that causes widespread disaster and mutates the wildlife. If that weren’t bad enough, several douchebag humans, go full human by being absolute bastards that you will also have to fight and…
There’s no denying that the pandemic has hit some people harder than others. Being a gamer down on their luck isn’t a great feeling, I’ve been there. I still vividly remember the time someone online gifted me a three-day trial of Xbox live so I could play the Left 4 Dead demo back on the Xbox 360. It feels bad.