Looking back on the games of days gone by, there are many things we think of fondly; the characters, the music, the style, even the game mechanics. But often what really sticks in our mind is the challenge; the classic games we love to look back on were the kind that would chew you up and spit you out without a second thought.
Spelunky is an indie game that channels the very essence of retro gaming. From the moment you start it up the 2D art style and chipper music take you back to those simpler times. Then to continue the old-school theme it promptly punches you right in the face with a harsh reality - this games is really hard and you will die a lot.
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