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Friday, February 24, 2006
Lyle in Cube Sector is a platformer that is reminiscent of the classic Metroid series in more than a few ways. Exploration is a key element in this game, as you seek out the culprit responsible for the kidnapping of Lyle's lovable kitten.

The protagonist starts off with no possession or special skills, but will soon acquire the ability to pick up blocks and use it to eliminate enemies or jump twice as high. Things begin to unravel pretty quickly once you have learnt a trick or two, plus there are many rooms to explore and secrets to discover.

Don't be put off by the retro graphics, this is one quality effort that fans of classic platform games should not miss.

Name: Lyle in Cube Sector
Developer: Bogosoft
Category: Platform
Type: Freeware
Size: 1MB
1 Comments:
Anonymous commodore said at 10/14/2006 03:59:00 PM:  
Great game. Don't let the slow start get you down. Power ups are cool and the difficulty is well balanced. The original metroid feel is captured very well. Bosses were a bit easy. My only complaint was that there was no way to completely refill your life and power.