Posts Tagged ‘internet’

#665 Tower Bloxx

Posted: 8th September 2017 by Jeroen in Games
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631st played so far Genre: Puzzle/Strategy Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2005 Developer: Digital Chocolate Despite being available online, this game has also been sitting on my phone for about six years now. I’ve been waiting to play it until now, until I felt ready to play it – I kept not wanting to get […]

#576 Zuma

Posted: 14th July 2016 by Jeroen in Games
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526th played so far Genre: Puzzle Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2003 Developer: Oberon Media Publisher: PopCap Games Zuma has been lurking for a while, PopCap Games’ casual games like Peggle having been fun already and I knew more of them were a lot of fun to play. I know the basics of this game […]

#893 Canabalt

Posted: 4th June 2016 by Jeroen in Games
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516th played so far Genre: Action Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2009 Developer: Adam Saltsman Publisher: Adam Saltsman Canabalt is listed as one of the first, and still most influential, endless runners. Available online, as well as having buyable HD editions, it seems to have spread by word of mouth – although I didn’t hear […]

412th played so far Genre: Life Simulation Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2006 Developer: Thatgamecompany Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment We have, as you may remember, been raving about the past two games by Thatgamecompany. Flower was a magical journey, using the simplest of controls to create an amazing world that was beautiful and at times […]

#556 Zoo Keeper

Posted: 2nd January 2014 by Jeroen in Games
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297th played so far Genre: Puzzle Platform: Internet/DS Year of Release: 2003 Developer: Success Publisher: Ignition Entertainment Some games, when you look at the initial graphics (loading up the game as we did in this case) just don’t give many clues on what theyre’ about. Zoo Keeper may sound somewhat straightforward at the start, but […]

224th played so far Genre: Puzzle Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2008 Developer: Colin Northway Publisher: inXile Entertainment Today a short one. While waiting for Everquest to download (who’d imagine that a 13 year old game would require a 7GB+ download? At least¬† it’s not Aion… that took all day to get) we searched for […]

#1000 Neptune’s Pride

Posted: 11th March 2013 by Jeroen in Games
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223th played so far Genre: Strategy Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2010 Developer: Iron Helmet Games ¬†This game has a bit more of a history behind it. When joining my current place of work, a lot of my new colleagues were heavily invested in an ongoing game of Neptune’s Pride. The betrayal went deep and […]

#824 Cursor*10

Posted: 27th February 2013 by Jeroen in Games
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220th played so far Genre: Puzzle Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2008 Developer: Nekogames For those of you who keep up with MMORPG, you might have realised we recently got a slight shock. While it’s closed down when you read this, we only recently found out City of Heroes was closing down. With that worry, […]

#17 MUD

Posted: 22nd January 2013 by Jeroen in Games
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211th played so far Genre: Adventure Platform: Internet Year of Release: 1980 Developer: Roy Trubshaw, Richard Bartle Now here’s a game, despite not ever having played it (being for pay at the time while I didn’t have the means to) indirectly had a major effect on my life. As mentioned , I’m a developer, and […]

#891 Captain Forever

Posted: 23rd November 2012 by Jeroen in Games
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196th played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Internet Year of Release: 2009 Developer: Jarrad Woods One of the nicer things the internet has enabled is the easier creation and distribution of games. It’s easier to create a flash game everyone can see. While this leads to a lot of copies and crud being […]