For those who enjoyed Oniken's brand of tough platforming action and are looking for more, the game will be getting a free update on Friday, December 14 which adds a brand new mission featuring another playable character.
"The Rescue" stars the machine gun-wielding Jenny during the events that unfold over the core game's first two stages. As tends to be the case with these sorts of things, I have to wonder what the architect of the base we're supposed to overcome was thinking. Jerk. If you've got moment to spare, consider voting up Oniken on Steam Greenlight.
|2:00 PM on 07.06.2012|
Sometimes you just want to slash people in half and use no more than a couple buttons to do it. Reminiscent of games like Strider, Ninja Gaiden, and Shatterhand, Oniken is a brutal and brutally difficult 8-bit platformer t...more
|10:00 PM on 06.15.2012|
Retro action game Oniken prepares for full PC release
A sizable amount of time has passed since I last wrote about JoyMasher's old-school action game, Oniken. It's the kind of title that people who grew up on the NES ought to really appreciate. And as much as I feel like indie ...more
|7:30 PM on 09.06.2011|
Oniken is an old-school mashup of NES action favorites
Having recently stated that I enjoy platformers unafraid of kicking my ass, the small group responsible for action-platformer Oniken jumped on the opportunity to get me to play. This free-to-download PC title is in beta right...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