Posts tagged newgrounds
If you’ve looked at Newgrounds today then you’ve noticed that you won’t be able to access the hompage. Right now you can only reach a neat splash page with a few social networking plugins in place. If you go on Newgrounds regularly then it’s more than likely that you’ve heard from Tom Fulp, and read on the forums, about the upcoming site redesign. This is really exciting and is a big day in the Flash gaming world. I’m really looking forward to the new site design and I hope for the best. Newgrounds should be up and running again with More >
Newgrounds has finally released their first app onto the app store, titled GroundCats. The game features the creative mind of Tom Fulp, creator of Newgrounds, artwork by JohnnyUtah, audio by Stamper, programmed by nfk and a bit of voice acting by The-Swain. With 3 different game modes, medals and achievements this makes for an addictive gameplay that’ll keep you hooked! Currently, the game is only available for iOS devices, but Tom Fulp mentioned that if GroundsCats does well that there will be more mobile games, some that’ll be available on Android devices. This game is only a dollar, so be More >
Abobo’s Big Adventure belong to no specific genre. It combines the greatest NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) hits into one great game that is interconnected through an NES styled storyline. It reminds us of the great days of the NES and is a fantastic tribute to the era. So what do I mean by combining the greatest NES hits? Each level is a different NES game. Abobo’s Big Adventure goes through such games as Mario, Street Fighter, The Legend of Zelda and many more! If you want to reminence about the days of the NES to bring you back to your More >
Alight (in dreams) is a new art adventure game that takes you through the dreams of a young man as he rethinks and relives key events in his life that lead him to view the world a gloomy, uninteresting and dull, resulting eventually in suicidal thoughts. I’d describe this as an art game, because the game is mainly focused entirely on the storyline and the thoughts of the character, but unlike many art games that I’ve seen (which is a pretty unpopulated genre), Alight actually has difficulty and in each world you must retrieve an object, bring you on different routes and More >
DN8 is an excellent shoot-em’-up by Squize on Newgrounds.com! This fast-paced shoot-em’up will bring you through a multitude of levels, each one granting you with a new ability for your ship, empowering or better protecting your ship! Each level will pit you against many enemies and bosses in a Frantic or Bullet Heaven fashion, bullet-hell in fact, would classify it best! Dodge and fire bullets as you continuously upgrade your ship, keeping the game fresh every level, and make your way to the final boss! Different awards and challenges are awarded and completed throughout the game as you complete specified events!
This game was actually More >
Heavy Terror Machine is an extremely action-packed mini-game brought to you by Evan Greenstone (programmer) and MindChamber (artist). In Heavy Terror Machine you play as a robot that is terrorizing a city, while the local military will try to stop you. Over the course of the game, as you become more and more poweful the military begins to send more and more units out to stop you! Thankfully, you can salvage boss parts to strengthen your machine! New guns will constantly be added to your robot and before long you’ll be unstoppable! Along the way you’ll be able to boost More >
Peter, over on GameinaBottle, recently (January 11) announced that their newest game GemCraft Labyrinth will be released somewhere around January 31, 2011! Obviously, this is really exciting times, especially if you are a GemCraft fan! There are going to be a ton of new features and changes (don’t worry it will still be a great game!) such as monster movement and sizes, juggling and new beacons! Check out the official game trailer below to learn more:Check out the post by Peter announcing the expected release date of GCL3!
As the year is coming to a close this is the time that we look back at the months that lead up to December. Many memorable games have been released this year, such titles as Arkadian Crusade, Achievement Unlocked 2, Cursed Treasure: DTMG, and many, many more! Let’s delve into nostalgia and relish the great year of 2010! Now, in no particular order, here are the best games of 2010!:
Arkandian Crusade (Released on December 20, 2010 by Undefined): Undoubtedly, this last minute release of 2010 has to be on this list! This epic dungeon-like RPG will toss you into a raging war between the More >
Besides the title above possibly being the longest and most confusing title ever to appear on the site, I’ve just caught word that Berzerk Studio will be releasing Homerun in Berzerk Land sometime next year! To help promote and get some hype going for Homerun in Berzerk Land, which was announced to come out some time next year, Berzerk Studios has released their newest game, Berzerk Ball. Berzerk Ball is actually an expansion pack built around the original Homerun in Berzerk Land and is presumably the beta to Homerun in Berzerk Land 2. This time around there is new weapons, items, a More >
Gravitee Wars is based off of your favorite golf game based in space (Gravitee), now in a new war-like theme, where you must use the gravitational pulls of the planets to target and hit your enemies. Here’s a word from the developer:
“Battle for control of the galaxy in this space based artillery game based on the Gravitee series of games. Slingshot your missiles around planets to destroy your enemy and utilize the 10 different weapons and utilities available. As you progress you’ll earn up to 50 different awards, and 21 different rewards. Upgrade your team as you earn money by More >