Sublevel Zero

A welcome revival for a much missed genre, Sublevel Zero's roguelike design can't quite sustain it in the long term.

Sublevel Zero review

Sublevel Zero review

We all float down here.

Of all the pioneering PC games of the early 1990s, when 3D accelerated graphics cards drove gameplay into new dimensions, Parallax Software's 1994 hit Descent stands out as a beloved title that got left behind.

Peers such as Quake would go on to inspire an entire generation, but Descent's free-floating take on first-person action never developed much of a family tree. That means that the scene is ripe for a nostalgic revival so here's Sublevel Zero, scratching an itch that has been left unattended for too long.

Sublevel Zero

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