Destructoid’s award for Greatest Transportable Sport of 2018 goes to…
The record of nominees for 2018’s Greatest Transportable Sport award is a strong one. Each title is ideal for these bed-time gaming periods, arduous work commutes or – better of all – prolonged lavatory breaks. Due to transportable gaming, we will at all times be taking part in one thing rad… ALWAYS.
However this 12 months, there was no transportable recreation that impressed us greater than indie platform journey Iconoclasts. Launching method again in January on PS Vita, amongst different codecs, Iconoclasts is the story of a younger and rebellious mechanic, Robin, whose spectacular technical capability and selfless perspective land her in serious trouble with the land’s terrifying overseers, the One Concern.
Now a wished fugitive, Robin and her small-but-loyal band of allies should battle again in opposition to the totalitarian regime, in an effort to save lots of not solely their very own lives, however in the end the very planet itself. With crisp, vibrant graphics, a mix of melodrama and good humour, charming music and versatile, retro-infused gameplay, Iconoclasts gained over a military of followers and critics, finally making its method to Nintendo Swap in August.
All the time of notice, Iconoclasts was all of the work of 1 developer, Joakim Sandberg, who designed, coded and composed the complete recreation themselves over the course of seven lengthy years. The success of Iconoclasts is a testomony to ardour initiatives, and what will be achieved with coronary heart, dedication and expertise.