Gish uses a well-worn genre as the launching pad for some exuberant and largely successful experimentation.
Not everything's perfect in the indie world, sometimes you make a gem sometimes you don't. That's as natural as the mainstream. Gish was one of the first games that caught my attention because it was simple 2 dimensional... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Pros: Engaging and challenging level design; Liquid controls make for a fun twist; Demented/cute art style Cons: Frequent glitches that result in death; Frustrating checkpoint system (or lack thereof) Have you eve... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
That they usually get more and more difficult as you progress until it's almost impossible to progress. Or more precisely - what is it with platform game developers? Why do they have to have god's complex? I enjoyed t... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
This indie game could have been so much better had the developers focused on making the game fun to play instead of making levels that exploit the physics engine. Gameplay: 3/5 + Controlling Gish (a ball of tar) and ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Gish is a platform game in which you control a ball of tar called Gish. Your mission is to save Gish's girlfriend who have been abducted by the evil guys. You have to solve simple, but fun and challenging, puzzles, kill ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
In Gish, you play a bar of tall, whose girlfriend (resemblance to Pulp Fiction) get kidnapped, and its your duty to slime you're way thru levels. The game is incredibly good, I don't have words for it, its just so pol... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
What can I say? This game is awesome. At first glance it looks like a normal 2D side scrolling adventure and it basicly is, but with excellent, very good drawn graphics, kick-ass gameplay, very good soundtrack with excel... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Gish is probably the second best indie game of the year after Alien Hominid, and for creativity and game engine, it's probably the best. Alien Hominid gave us a 3 hour blast-fest reminiscent of Metal Slug, but Gish give... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Congratulations to Cronic Logic for a highly innovative game. Not since the Incredible Machine have I seen physics been integrated so tightly with a game's gameplay. You have just the right control mechanisms to make ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
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