Screenshot Saturday Sundays! Each week, builders and hobbyist take their van all the way down to the village inexperienced to flog screenshots, gifs and quick movies of their newest works for a discerning crowd. As typical, I’m right here with my private high picks from the bunch. This week: Unethical nature pictures, the web of issues, seashore volleyball and tumours.
Let’s kick issues off this week with a stunning photograph of an alien snail. Be an actual disgrace if anybody, say, mulched it into toothpaste.
Thrilled to announce my new venture, a collaboration with the supremely gifted @WritNelson!
the alien inhabitants of an idyllic world – so
your employers can flip them into toothpaste.
— Nate 🔔Web Grandpa🔔 Berens (@ludodrome) May 9, 2020
After a brief tease again in April, Cellular Harvest appears to be a stunning, lo-fi sport about snapping pics of bugs and beasties – so your capitalist overlords can course of them right into a high quality paste for a revenue. Gross. Naturally, occasional RPS contributor Xalavier Nelson Jr is engaged on it, as a result of Xalavier Nelson Jr is engaged on all video games always and won’t decelerate.
Misshapen developer Bruto is up subsequent, with an uncommon piece of recommendation – if somebody gained’t provide you with a hand, simply make them develop one for you.
— Misshapen (@Misshapen_game) May 9, 2020
Misshapen appears to be a form of physique horror Portal – a chamber-by-chamber puzzler the place duties are solved by creating impromptu Useless Area horrors. Extra than simply rising snake-like tumours on shambling miscreants is the best way the disembodied participant hand sweats and pulsates on the act – a deep acknowledgement that what you’re doing is fairly tousled, truly. Bruto’s self-described physique horror simulator will launch on Steam as quickly because it’s tidied up all of the viscera.
I’ve by no means actually gotten the attraction of a sensible fridge, actually. Perhaps much less so if it beginning wrecking up my kitchen.
Junk you discover within the dungeon now has a small probability of being ‘SMART’
— AGGRO CRAB (@AggroCrabGames) May 9, 2020
Describing itself because the “Darkish Souls of internships”, Going Beneath has a wild setup – placing you within the trainers of an unpaid intern rummaging via the cursed ruins of failed tech startups. Truthfully, thank god my final internship paid minimal wage, nevermind that I by no means needed to batter a company goblin king with a kettle. Don’t let your self be exploited, readers.
Lastly – it’s cooler within the shade, so don’t step out with out safety.
— Ewoud (@Ewoud3D) May 9, 2020
I assumed this was only a nice ol’ sport of frisbee on the seashore at first. Took a couple of minutes earlier than I noticed the frog-like kind shifting from shadow to shadow. A delightfully minimal 3D platformer from small Dutch builders Further Good, Schim is about to hop onto Itch.io later this week.
Disclosure: As talked about, Xalavier Nelson Jr has made videogames with everybody on the planet, together with a collaboration with me to create quick unhappy mech drama Can Androids Pray. He’s additionally beforehand written phrases for us at RPS. Busiest man alive, I inform ya.