While it's certainly been the subject of many a sale opportunity by this point, I would feel remiss in failing to take advantage of any opportunity to encourage people to play Hotline Miami. So, in that spirit, I come to info...more
The first time I met Dennis Wedin, co-creator of Hotline Miami, I could not stop looking at his arms. His body is adorned by awesome unique tattoos, and his latest piece takes the cake.
Dennis got a new tattoo on his chest ba...more
So, last week I may have dropped the ball a little bit. Turns out I got slightly ahead of myself and thought I had completed the challenge when I was only halfway through. Whoops!
So this week I'm here to finish what I start...more
This week's challenge centers on Hotline Miami, in which I have to beat chapter 5 without using any weapons. Even when fully armed, death is mere moments away in Hotline Miami. Thankfully you don't have to wait long to retry!
If you've got any ideas for future challenges you'd like me to have a go at, feel free to leave them in the comments!more
Once the weekly PlayStation Store update goes live tomorrow, Hotline Miami will be available for free with your PlayStation Plus membership. The offer covers both the PS Vita and PS3 versions of this murderous action title wh...more
There you go again, Sony, making me regret actually buying things. All my favorite games eventually find their way to PlayStation Plus! Sony's subscription service going to be awesome next month, which I guess is just par for...more
Hotline Miami is doing pretty well for itself on PlayStation Network, it seems. After bursting onto Sony's online platform last month, the indie action title beat down the competition to claim the top spot amongst digita...more
As described in a profile by Edge, "top-down f*ck-'em-up" Hotline Miami can be traced back to Super Carnage, an unfinished game that designer Jonatan "Cactus" Söderström's started development on in 2004. A...more
Hotline Miami was one of my favorite games of 2012. I picked it up a few months after release, only to spend that entire afternoon glued to my monitor. The killer soundtrack, the puzzle-action gameplay, and the one of a ...more
Just yesterday, it wasn't a sure thing that Hotline Miami would drop for PlayStation Network next week, but now it is: Tuesday has been locked down. This version, which supports Cross-Buy on PlayStation Vita and PS3, has an e...more
When I was talking to one of the developers of Extrasolar on the show floor at PAX East, I said something that I now regret. "This looks like something I would really like, but might not appeal to a ton of other people." He r...more
With board games continuing to increase in popularity, it is no surprise that there has been a lot of crossover between that space and videogames. Not only are a lot of board games being adapted or reimagined digitally, but s...more
The talk of our office chat room this morning has undoubtedly been Orteil's Game Idea Generator -- a tool that's exactly what it sounds like but no less delightful. You should try it out.
Some of my favorites so far: