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Super Mario Odyssey Players Are Finding The Best Shortcuts And Secrets

Super Mario Odyssey Players Are Finding The Best Shortcuts And Secrets

One of the most impressive things about Super Mario Odyssey is the tight controls: Nintendo’s mascot has a ton of movement options. Players are using Cappy to skip entire portions before a Moon, or are using the hat to get into hard-to-reach areas. Better yet, Nintendo seems to have anticipated…

The Mechanics Behind Satisfying 2D Jumping

The Mechanics Behind Satisfying 2D Jumping

Video: The simple act of jumping can make or break a 2D platformer. In the first episode of Mechanically Speaking, Game Array explores how developers balance responsiveness and fairness to the player to make these movements magical.