The thesis statement (if previews of video games about supernatural luchadores can have such a thing) of last year’s PAX Prime coverage of Guacamelee! could probably be summed up in the question “why not?” In my short time with Drinkbox Studios’ third release then, it came across as an appropriate response to all the nonsense [...]
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“So why can you turn into a chicken?” “Why CAN’T you turn into a chicken?” Though the response doesn’t make a whole lot of sense, it’s very fitting of the world of Guacamelee!, an upcoming Metroidvania-style game about a luchador, alternate dimensions, and absurdity. In the time I spent playing the game and speaking with [...]
Giant pizzas, singing luchadores and Vita impressions await in this week’s episode.
Game Review: Lucha Libre AAA: Héroes del Ring Release: October 12, 2010 Genre: Wrestling/Sports Developer: Immersion Games/Sabarasa Available Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii Players: 1-8 Players MSRP: $59.99 ESRB Rating: T Website: http://luchalibrethegame.com/ Lucha Libre AAA: Héroes del Ring is an action sports game based on the Mexican sport of “Lucha Libre” style wrestling. [...]
I was lucky enough to get an interview with Matero Rojas of Immersion they have a hand in the upcoming Lucha Libre game. I wanted to get his take on what made the game different and unique to the wrestling genre. He gave me some great insights on what to expect from this great title. As [...]