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28
Mar
2016

Super Impossible Road: An ultra-fast futuristic racing game where cheating is mandatory

Super Monkey Ball and Super Mario 64's Secret Slide might not be typical points of reference for a futuristic racing game. Super Impossible Road, which puts you in role of a fast-moving sphere with no brakes in a high-speed race against 7 other orbs, plays like a combination of both.

The main hook of Super Impossible Road is its stage-hopping mechanic: in order to win races, you're expected to "cheat" by skipping huge swathes of the game's randomly generated tracks by jumping off the stage. Because stages are created procedurally, players will never race on the same track twice, making the game more about honing players' instincts than memorizing predetermined shortcuts.

Above, check out five minutes of gameplay from Super Impossible...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xTDBrBEu67s&w=560&h=315]
28
Mar
2016

Nintendo’s ‘Miitomo’ is Launching This Week

Four days ago Nintendo web sites were pretty sure that Nintendo's Miitomo was getting pushed back due to the mysterious disappearance of all mention that the game was coming in March 2016 on the official Miitomo site. Well, per a Nintendo press release being blasted everywhere this morning, that was a total false alarm as