GENRE: Run and Gun
DEVELOPER: Studio MDHR Entertainment PUBLISHER: Studio MDHR Entertainment
Let’s not beat around the bush here: Cuphead is easily one of the most engaging games that we’ve played this year. When a game becomes an amalgamation of side-scrolling shooters like Metal Slug and bullet hell shooters like the Touhou Project series, it should go without saying that your survival completely depends on the length of your attention span. The second biggest appeal of Cuphead is arguably its retro art style, which makes the game look reminiscent of a Disney cartoon from the 1930s. But here’s a little advice: don’t take its whimsical nature too lightly.