When the ordinary and the mundane bears somewhat of a nagging presence, peculiar games become of high importance to gamers, managing to drag them out of the miry tediousness and boredom, experienced by numerous individuals on a daily basis. The following titles are not necessarily eccentric, but different – enough to trigger different emotions and galvanize others into a pure surge of curiosity.
With a game mechanic similar to Mark of the Ninja, Apotheon is a rich combination of colors and dynamic structures, recalling the ancient Greek Gods and mythos associated with it. The 2D platformer encompasses RPG elements, taking players into a complex environment reminiscent of peculiar and outstanding details.
Broforce emphasizes a reactive environment, a delicious throwback to the 80s and 90s and tactical play. A side-scrolling adventure, featuring run-and-gun properties, the game was developed by South-African developer Free Lives Games.
Peculiarity is a trait to be considered more over popularity. Quality, ingenuity and complexity have nothing to do with the mediatization of a product, leaving matters to be quite clear for gamers: be more selective and responsible for the games you choose to download!