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Vampire Survivors - (2022 game) image

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://store.steampowered.com/app/1794680/Vampire_Survivors/

A fancy knockoff of Smash TV.

Exciting and confusing for a bit of fun. Has no victory condition; after some time you are guaranteed to die. Worth a look.



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this needs to be reworked and re-tested

WikiCreole-logo.png

Software > WordPress > WordPress Plugins >

https://wordpress.org/plugins/blogtext/
https://blogtext.mayastudios.com/

Implements a Creole-like markup language for WordPress.

Abandoned; RIP this blog. See Why I will move away from WordPress, guaranteed, RIP BlogText.



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Enter the Gungeon - (2016 game) logo

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
(on GOG.com - on Humble - on Steam.com)
https://enterthegungeon.com/

A top-down bullet hell game with character and item variation. This would have been great in the early 90s arcades.

It's good/meh. Not really for me.



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The Elder Scrolls V꞉ Skyrim - (2011 game) image

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1814884/
http://www.elderscrolls.com/skyrim

A somewhat open world semi-rpg action adventure game.

I can see the appeal from back in the day, but it's pretty awkward now. Figuring out a fuckload of mods is mandatory, and even though that community has been going very very strong for a long time it's fucking hard to do so.

  • aka Skyrim



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Stargunner - (1996 game) box art

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
(on Steam)
https://www.mobygames.com/game/922/stargunner/
was https://3drealms.com/catalog/stargunner_45/

A side-scrolling ship-shooter with upgrades.

While pretty neat, it's unforgiving and a bit annoying.

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Mr. Shifty - (2017 game) image

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://store.steampowered.com/app/489140/Mr_Shifty/
https://www.tinybuild.com/mrshifty

Run around, teleport, punch stuff, get shot, uninstall.

Mr. Shitty.



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Deathtrap - (2015 game) logo

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://store.steampowered.com/app/310510/Deathtrap/
https://neocoregames.com/en/games/deathtrap

A combination Diablo 2 - (2000 game) and tower defence game.

Basically meh.



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Beautiful Mystic Survivors - (2023 game) logo

Entertainment > Games >

https://store.steampowered.com/app/1930600/Beautiful_Mystic_Survivors/
https://archmagegames.com/en/beautiful-mystic-survivors-1512.html

A top-down bullet hell roguelike RPG thing.

Meh, it's a derivative of Vampire Survivors - (2022 game)

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