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.
I’ve reviewed every Marvel Champions Product, so I think it’s pretty obvious that I love the game. That doesn’t mean that I think it’s perfect, however, and the more the game evolves, the more balance flaws start to show, and it’s to the point that some of them can no longer be ignored.
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…