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Capsized Review: Should Have Stayed On PC

Capsized is an indie darling. A 2D shoot ’em up, meets bullet hell shooter, meets platformer, meets run and gun, meets physics puzzler. Made by two guys who call themselves Alientrap. On PC, the game has been a critical success. Overall: quite a triumph. Yet, in the new console port to Xbox 360, all the fun and well conceived mechanics under the game’s belt, which work fine on PC, are consistently undermined by the game’s frustrating elements, which are exacerbated with a joypad.

Leviathyn Exclusive: Interview With Undead Labs, Developer Of State Of Decay

This week, Leviathyn got a chance to pick the still-alive brains of the newest darling developer to enter massively populated zombie-videogame arena. Undead Labs’ new game, State Of Decay, was released on the 6th of June on the Xbox Live Arcade to strong reviews and some excellent sales in its first days. And little wonder. Sanya Weather’s tells Leviathyn more about the inner workings and creative decision behind the game.

State Of Decay Review

Despite pretty serious bug and polishing issues, UndeadLabs’ new game has what it takes to be the greatest zombie survival game of all time. It has the perfect level of depth, longevity, and fun for a downloadable title, even if a buggy simulation occasionally gets in your way. This could be paving the way for a golden age of downloadable titles.