Game Reviews, Gaming, Indie Games

The Superfluous Review

Space… the final frontier. Not exactly the case in indie games, and neither is a sidescrolling procedurally generated roguelike with pixel art, blah blah blah. However, the superfluous injects this genre with a large amount of creativity and charm.

The first seconds, well… minutes of the game consist of text telling you the situation: You are going to an asteroid, to destroy said asteroid before it destroys the Earth in the near future of 999 years from now. This is when one of the game’s main themes makes its first appearance, humor is in every spurt of dialogue, in sections of the gameplay, and in the way the United World Hegemony’s staff emails you...