Quantcast
Exclusive Bomb Monkey talk-through with the surprise pals - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Exclusive Bomb Monkey talk-through with the surprise pals


4:30 PM on 04.10.2012



Sometimes when you're at PAX East eating a $8 cheeseburger and waiting for your batteries to recharge (literally and figuratively), you'll end up having an amazing time. That's what's happened to me on the day that the amazing Jools Watsham (Mutant Mudds, Sup Holmes?) ambushed me in the hallway with an unreleased, never before seen game called Bomb Monkey. It's a great little puzzler, reminiscent of Super Puzzle Fighter and Critter Crunch, but with a style all its own.

It even has dual screen competitive and co-op modes where one player plays off the lower screen, controlling the action with the d-pad, and the other plays off the upper screen using the face buttons. That may sound like it wouldn't work, but because the game is so simple to control, it's pretty much perfect. Getting so many features in a budget-priced title like this is a nice surprise.

That wasn't the only surprise I got that day. My time with the game ended with the sudden appearance of a human being that is very hard to ignore. I can't wait to show you the new TtWaV, guys. It's going to be a hoot. 






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.






Indie

2:00 PM on 04.20.2014
Checking in with Renegade Kid on Moon, Cult County, and more

Holmes had an extra long interview with Renegade Kid's Jools Watsham during PAX East, and it covers all the games the small studio is currently working on. It's a nice showcase of every thing they got going on, and biggest of all is Cult County. It's their upcoming survival horror game, and there's just under two weeks left on their Kickstarter.more



11:00 AM on 04.20.2014
Tetropolis is Tetris crossed with Castlevania

There's a headline I never expected to write. Like ever. But that's Tetropolis for you! Tetropolis sees you playing as those iconic falling blocks, going through levels and exploring the things that need to be explored. The ...more



6:00 PM on 04.19.2014
See why Mushroom 11 was one of my favorite games at PAX East

Alex Bruce, the man behind Antichamber, was at PAX East with no game to show off at all. He was simply there purely to help out other indies. I saw a lot of indies supporting other indies at PAX, as a matter of fact. In this...more



View all Indie






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more