Post by Old Man Rupee on Jul 12, 2008 3:44:09 GMT -5
Here's a fun looking DS game: uk.ds.ign.com/articles/887/887245p1.html If you love Rube-Goldberg machines (roll the ball to hit the switch to make the weight drop to release the marbles that knock over the object....) then this game is for you!
Basically, you've gotta create a mechanism to solve puzzles, and you can make up your own puzzles to send to your mates! Fun with physics and causality!
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Post by 8bitretroshit on Jul 12, 2008 10:16:57 GMT -5
Looks like The Incredible Machines only with a smaller playscreen... and some minigame involving portals. The TIM games are abandonware nowadays so this game better has more to it then just touch screen functionality.
Post by Nester the Lark on Jul 31, 2008 22:18:26 GMT -5
Developer/publisher Deep Silver has announced Cursed Mountain, a survival-horror game designed from the ground up for the Wii. It involves a mountain climber searching for his lost brother on a mountain full of ghosts. The control sounds like it will be very gesture heavy.
Info on the game is pretty vague at this point, altho the concept art looks cool. However, Deep Silver seems to be taking High Voltage Software's attitude toward the Wii:
Deep Silver has developed a game engine that makes the most of Nintendo's console. "The entire game is realtime 3D," said [Managing Director Hannes] Seifert. We really push the Wii hardware regarding lighting, shaders, geometry, audio, and animation. Cursed Mountain is not about technology, but about the gameplay experience, but many current games really seem to underutilize the hardware."
Hopefully this is more than just PR spiel. I'll keep my eye out for more info.