After seeing what Ubisoft and pastagames were able to do with Rayman Jungle Run, I foolishly got my hopes up for Sonic Dash. This new endless runner, developed by Hardlight for iOS, should be up on the App Store in most regions by the time you read this. Before buying, become an informed consumer by arming yourself with a video demonstration.
The description given in the announcement was not inaccurate, but the end result is also not what I was picturing. That's not to say Sonic Dash is bad or that it will sell badly, for that matter -- more like, "Huh. They sure are playing it safe." Little bit disappointing.
|5:00 PM on 04.12.2013|
Review: Sonic Dash
Not content with taking the Doodle Jump formula and simply placing Sonic in it with Sonic Jump, Sega has tapped a new mobile avenue, the 3D endless runner. Surprisingly, this sub-genre is the one that actually suits Sonic the...more
|3:00 PM on 03.04.2013|
Endless runner Sonic Dash announced for iOS
Sonic Dash has been announced for iOS as an endless runner, likely in the vein of Canabalt. Not much is known about the title, but there is mention of a "frenzied 3D dash through ... Seaside Hill." In this case, I'm goin...more
|4:00 PM on 05.20.2013|
This custom Trials Evolution track boggles the mind
When Trials Evolution released last year, I played around with the level editor enough to see huge potential in it and also to understand that I could never personally tap into that potential. Thankfully, there are people li...more
|10:00 AM on 05.20.2013|
Tearaway is a must-own for the PlayStation Vita
Last week, I got to preview a bunch of current-gen games, which we can expect to see during E3, at a special pre-show event that entailed several different game companies. The Sony showcase in particular had a handful of game...more
|5:00 PM on 05.18.2013|
Buy the Mega Man 5 OST and fend off the 'Blues'
After nearly a month since the last soundtrack release, Capcom has made available the Mega Man 5 OST to celebrate the classic platformer's arrival on the 3DS eShop. As with the MM4 OST, the album costs $8.95 and contains both...more