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Mega Man Unlimited

Mega Man Unlimited gets super tough Omega bosses and more


I just checked, and yes, this game is still money
Mar 12
Your eyes do not deceive! Tony Ponce is writing about Mega Man on the front page! I want to talk today about Mega Man Unlimited, the fan game I reviewed nearly two years ago that made me cry manly tears. You remember that tas... read
Universal Combat CE

3000AD releases remastered Universal Combat CE for free on Steam


Return to the days of keyboard flashcards and 200-page manuals
Feb 07
If Randy Pitchford and Peter Molyneux had a baby, Derek Smart would be the result. The long-running controversy concerning his first game Battlecruiser 3000AD is the stuff of internet legend and could fill a tome. With U... read
Transmission

Play free puzzler Transmission and maybe learn a little


Made for London's Science Museum
Oct 28
At first, Transmission looks like a pretty standard Eulerian path-based puzzle game. That is not a bad thing; I was pretty hooked on Lyne for a while. But as Transmission progresses, it follows the history of electronic commu... read
Free

Adam Freeman's Berzerk-influenced Hazard is pretty snazzy, also completely free


A sharp-looking minimalist FPS coupled with an exceptional OST by Wolfgun
Sep 11
What if Berzerk were reborn as a first-person shooter using the DarkPlaces engine? What if the soundtrack were crafted by electronic music producer Wolfgun? What if you could be playing this game, right now, fo... read
Mibibli's Quest

Freeware game Mibibli's Quest looks pretty mental


'Over 7 bits'
May 12
There is a lot to take in with this trailer for Mibibli's Quest. It starts with what seems like a standard Mega Man-like, but soon after it introduces elements from Dance Dance Revolution, VVVVVV, shmups, and Street Fighter.... read
Vertico

Ludum Dare 29 entry Vertico dives into an isometric coral reef


Admittedly less insane than previous games by developer Ultimate Walrus
May 07
The Ludum Dare 29 game jam is currently in the voting phase, with the theme "beneath the surface." Developer Sebastian Janisz of Ultimate Walrus took the theme to a decidedly less mental place than some of his past creations... read

Foiled is another head game fueled by fencing


Thrust and rush
Feb 21
Last weekend, I dropped in on IndieCade East to have a look at some of the new games being shown off. Foiled is one such game and I can't get it out of my mind. Designed by first-time developer Gabe Cuzzillo, it puts two... read
Pale Machine

Pale Machine is a playable mouth and eyeball music video


Eat your corny flakes
Feb 01
What did you get on Christmas last year? If you're a daily Destructoid reader, then the answer is "a free weird videogame" in the form of Beokay, a music infused space shooting romp. Beokay was the first release in the P... read
Cool free game

Sir, You Are Being Hunted dev released a cool, free racer


Download this!
Jan 10
The lovely, successful Kickstarter game Sir, You Are Being Hunted is sitting in an alpha state. I'm eagerly awaiting its completion -- it's expected to be in beta within a few months -- so I can be chased around an island fo... read
Dolphin game

Your classmates are dolphins, you have to cheat on a quiz


A class aquatic
Jan 10
Have you ever been woefully ill-prepared for a test that could negatively impact your life because of the test score blinded educational system? And, also, all your classmates were dolphins? Welcome to Classroom Aquatic. As ... read
Tidbytes

Zoe Quinn launches Tidbytes: Biweekly free games for you


Starting with Clone and Win R.L. Stien's money
Nov 17
Some people want to make videogames. A lot of want to play videogames. Everyone wants to get something for free. Tidbytes brings all those wants over one roof.  Zoe Quinn (Depression Quest) latest project pledges to prov... read
Bubsy 3D tribute

Bubsy goes to a museum and then to Hell in this tribute


'Go visit an art museum in your area and quit video games'
Nov 12
Developer Arcane Kids wanted to do something, uh, nice (?) for Bubsy's 18th birthday. So, it brought Bubs back in this low polygon, free, 3D browser game, Bubsy 3D: Bubsy Visits the James Turrell Retrospective. It starts off... read
Korean cyber attacks!

South Korea suspects North attacking it with free games


Damn teens!
Oct 24
The South Korean National Police Agency is warning internet users of free game downloads that could potentially be developed by insidious North Koreans waging cyber wars. Arirang News reports. The police allege free game soft... read
Shantae

Shantae: Risky's Revenge free on iOS, has new outfit


Get it ya dingus
Sep 22
The Kickstarter for the Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, the HD re-imagining of the classic character for PC and consoles, is almost fully funded, though we're still pretty far away from snagging all the stretch goals. The most rece... read
Game of Thrones game

Brace yourselves for an 8-bit Game of Thrones platformer


Pixels are coming
Sep 16
Abel Alves, a Spanish comic artist and amateur game designer, has went ahead and made a game... of thrones... based on the hit TV series (and novels) Game of Thrones. Game of Thrones: The 8-Bit Game is an old school platform... read
Pause Ahead

Tower of Heaven creator releases new game Pause Ahead


You can play it for free on Adult Swim
Aug 27
Do you remember Tower of Heaven? If the answer is yes, skip ahead to the next paragraph. If the answer is "no" because you never played it back in 2009, then you can (and should) rectify that immediately. It's not very long; ... read
Mega Man Unlimited

Easy mode update for Mega Man Unlimited is out


Fixes many other issues too, such as the wonky native controller support
Aug 06
It was only a few days ago when I mentioned that a difficulty adjustment update to Mega Man Unlimited was on its way. Version 1.1.0 is now available, bringing along a whole host of changes. The biggest and most welcome additi... read
Mega Man Unlimited

Mega Man Unlimited has been ported to Mac


Also, an Easy mode is coming
Aug 02
I don't think I need to repeat how amazing Mega Man Unlimited is. Here's my review again. The original game is only available on Windows, but the wizards at OneWeakness have ported it to Mac so that no one is left out in the ... read
Experiment 12

Super Hexagon, Lone Survivor creators team with 10 indies


Experiment 12 is a freeware collaboration between some big indie names
Jul 26
Here's a thing we don't necessarily see too often in videogames: anthology. Experiment 12, which you can freely download right here, right now, is a collaborative effort between twelve different indie developers, including Su... read
I've been championing the fan game community since the day I joined Destructoid, yet I've never before anticipated the release of a fan game with as much fervor as I'd reserve for an official title until Mega Man Unlimited. I... read feature

Ripple Dot Zero

Free PC game Ripple Dot Zero is Sonic mixed with Strider


Genetically engineered penguin in sneakers
Jun 29
It's a pretty slow weekend. Why not kill an hour or two by playing this freeware Flash game just released yesterday? Ripple Dot Zero by Pixeltruss is an homage to the super awesome Genesis years of my youth. Taking its cues ... read
FREE!

MoshiMoshi teaches kids about meth, death, and shooting


If only my elementary school teachers taught me these valuable lessons
May 02
Colorful, ecstatic, and utterly bizarre, free indie shooter MoshiMoshi may be the oddest game you play today. Conceived at a Braingale game jam, MoshiMoshi is a brief but fun twinstick-style shooter with gaudy visuals and an... read
Hey, sissies!

SiSSYFiGHT 2000 aims to return, takes to Kickstarter


Seeks free, open source rerelease
May 02
Hey, sissypants! If you had one more wrinkle, you'd be a prune! You're so dumb you stole cookies from a free cookie stand! You smell like a can of fish left in a hot car for a month! OK, so I'm not so great at berating peopl... read
Free game

Play as Tim Schafer in Host Master Deux


Help Schafer make it thorugh the GDC Awards
Apr 05
Host Master Deux: Quest for Identity is a free, browser based sequel to 2009's Host Master. Once again, the player must help Double Fine founder Tim Schafer bumble his way through preparing for the GDC Awards. It may be the c... read
Gun.Smoke

A remake of Gun.Smoke is now available on PC for free


Capcom's 1985 vertical shooter remade
Feb 08
Yep, you're reading that right -- the classic Capcom game Gun.Smoke is now available for free should you feel like getting your nostalgia on. For a freeware remake, it actually has a decent amount of options, including multi... read
Dog of Dracula

Scare yourself stupid in Dog of Dracula


Don't say I didn't warn you!
Feb 07
In today's free game that you can't help but play because of its ridiculous title: Dog of Dracula: Barbecue Densetsu is "an otaku noir nakige about a groomer stuck in a sauceless city, developed by major depressive auteurs te... read
 
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Review: Westerado

Jan 26 // Fraser Brown
When I was still wee, I often found myself stuck in my grandmother's house, far away from friends and video games and left with little to do other than draw or read. Once I filled every piece of paper in the house with doodle... read feature

Go play this cute Mega Man Legends inspired fan game


Servbots, ahoy!
Jan 03
The "100,000 Strong For Mega Man Legends 3" fan community, despite not getting their wish of a full MML3 release, have accomplished quite a bit. They've inspired thousands of Mega Man fans to create artwork, fan games, and ov... read

Our first glimpse at Portal 3 or just a DigiPen game?


Perspective continues DigiPen's legacy of creative first-person games
Dec 17
Who knows if Portal 3 will ever come about, but if it does, I have a feeling that Valve may snatch up the students behind DigiPen project Perspective: A 2D platformer played on the walls and objects of a 3D space. In a bad s... read

EXO is like ecstasy, except it won't damage your spine


Sep 04
I don't know what happened but I just saw some pretty things and now my spine hurts real bad. Free experimental art game EXO may have the same effect on you. Yes, I said it: ART GAME! Unlike so many other games that are given... read

Kill some rats in free iOS game Dishonored: Rat Assassin


Aug 31
At long last, killing vermin in my rat infested storage unit I sleep in is going to pay off! Rat Assassin is kind of like Fruit Ninja instead you are slicing rats, not fruit -- the story of my life. If the idea nauseates you... read

Plants vs. Zombies creator's new game: Octogeddon


Aug 28
Layoffs are a bummer, but Plants vs. Zombies creator George Fan isn't going to let them bring him down, even if a sequel might be happening without him. This past weekend, Fan entered the 48-hour-long game creating compe... read






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