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Ziggurat review: Magical first-person Roguelike for Xbox One
Prepare to die in the Ziggurat

Ziggurat review: Magical first-person Roguelike for Xbox One

Paul Acevedo 31

Thanks to the existence of several standout titles like Rogue Legacy, Binding of Isaac, and Crypt of the NecroDancer, the Roguelike genre has exploded in popularity over the last couple of years. Characterized by randomly generated levels, the inability to continue when you die, and minimal room for error, games in the genre are addictive and tough to master. Although Rogue Legacy has...

Adventures of Pip hands-on: Coming to Xbox and Windows
Plenty of puzzle platforming with pixelated people

Adventures of Pip hands-on: Coming to Xbox and Windows

Paul Acevedo 17

Early this year, indie developer TicToc Games announced that their 2D platformer Adventures of Pip will be coming to Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program. Adventures of Pip stars a tiny pixel which can transform into a full-sized hero and back again in order to deal with enemies and solve puzzles. It boasts a clever mishmash of art styles and concepts borrowed from the 8-, 16-, and 32-bit...