The La-Mulana series of games are best described as a hardcore archaeology simulator in the trappings of a Metroidvania. You’ll need all of your wits about you to solve the game’s puzzles without a guide – which you may end up using anyway. Here are a few tips to help you get started with La-Mulana on Switch.
Almost There: The Platformer is a hardcore platformer with over 150 levels for players to attempt.
Blasphemous is a masterful combination of Dark Souls-inspired gameplay with the sprawling world and lore we’ve come to expect in Metroidvania games.
Timespinner is a crowdfunded Metroidvania making its way to the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One in June. The game has hugely positive ratings on Steam.
Qubic Games have finally revealed the release date for Warlocks 2, a unique co-op action platformer. Players can choose from five different warlocks to play through the game solo or with friends.
Charming 8-bit Metroidvania Gato Roboto is hitting the Nintendo eShop this week. Take a cat on a robotic adventure through an alien world full of treacherous traps and use your feline instincts to survive and save your ship’s captain.
Motion Twin has released the FREE Rise of the Giant DLC for Dead Cells. The game has also reached 2 million sales total, making it one of the most successful indies released this year.
Tom Refenes has revealed that Super Meat Boy Forever has been delayed from its April release date. Speaking with RPS at PAX East, he says it will come when it’s finished.
Check out this new gameplay video of Shovel Knight Showdown from PAX East that features new characters revealed at the show.
Yacht Club Games has announced it is helping publish a new 8-bit ninja action game called Cyber Shadow. The game has been in development for more than ten years and YCG has spent the last year helping polish it.