By mrkellaris, June 10, 2010 0

Picross 3D (2010) Platform: Nintendo DS Developer: HAL Laboratories Publisher: Nintendo The Ninja Rope is a gaming blog. We talk… Read More »

By TheCliveShow, June 10, 2010 0

Borderlands (2009) Platform: PS3, Xbox360, PC Developer: Gearbox Software Publisher: 2K Games Borderlands is centered around a mercenary (or group… Read More »

By TheCliveShow, June 9, 2010 0 News

Holy shit. this is awesome. There is very little known about this video, or even where it came from, and it is probably some sort of grand Mortal Kombat viral marketing scheme, but it’s definitely drawn me in. It is… Read More »

By mrkellaris, June 7, 2010 1 Things We Like

Wow, it’s been a while since we told you guys that we liked anything. Maybe we’re all very pessimistic at the moment. Maybe nothing cool has come to our attention in the last three weeks. Maybe we’re still coming to… Read More »

By TheCliveShow, June 7, 2010 0 Free Games We Like

Corey Godbey made this beautiful animated short, about Mario learning what is, practically the answer to the universe, from a dying Toad. Also the music is gorgeous. “bit and run” — Mario’s Ladder from Cory Godbey on Vimeo.

By TheCliveShow, June 5, 2010 0 Free Games We Like

Genre: Action, Strategy Rating: 4.5/5 Publisher: Max Games It’s a battle across all time.  Civilizations from the past to the future are fighting each other for no good reason.  Actually, that sounds like most real life wars.  Start in the Stone Age and… Read More »

By BearKarma, June 3, 2010 7 Free Games We Like

Genre: Shoot-em-up Rating: 4/5 Publisher: Gimme5Games This pelagic little title, while arguably being standard shoot-em-up fair, brings an unprecedented level of ‘WTF is going on here’ style of cute to the genre, which in my eyes, never goes astray. Craqua’s… Read More »

By TheCliveShow, June 2, 2010 7 Free Games We Like

Genre: Platformer, Puzzle Rating: 4/5 Publisher: MoFunZone Play as Marsh, a simple household marshmallow that has been mutated by lighting to be able to walk, jump and run. He then falls into the Gravitron 3000 and quickly realizes that he… Read More »

By mrkellaris, May 31, 2010 1 Uncategorized

There are so many reasons why Cave Story is an incredible game. Deep storytelling. Gorgeous environments. Perfect Metroidvania gameplay. A soundtrack that can be mashed up with Will Smith’s Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme. Composed by YouTube user CrackHer0, this… Read More »

By FungusDells, May 31, 2010 0 News, Toys

My first post on The Ninja Rope was about Kotobukiya”s forthcoming Megaman figure. Then yesterday I came across news about the release of Megaman gashopon toys via Hobby Search. At the time I stressed over whether I really wanted to… Read More »