Articles tagged kongregate

Frantic Frigates

Death on the high seas here is very, very cheap, but persistence is rewarded handsomely in Frantic Frigates as an anodyne to that very cheapness.

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Moving Pixels Podcast: More Great Flash Games for 2011

We discuss three flash titles that feature anxious video game worlds in progress, scary mommy AIs, and, of course, the hungry zombie hordes.

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‘Grey Story’: A Boy, a Girl, and Invisibility

Like a short story, flash games have the advantage of being able to really focus on a singular theme or simple emotional expression. By that definition, Grey Story is the video game equivalent of a short story.

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‘Rebuild’, a Game about Zombies and the Economy

The supernatural isn’t so much scary here as the kinds of things currently haunting the American and European consciousness that are truly terrifying: a crumbling economy and infrastructure.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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