The Way looks to satisfy that pixel platformer itch

The Way screen 1

An indie retro style platformer is heading to PC, Mac, and Linux in January.

It's time for us to get our retro, indie, pixel platformer fix. A game called The Way is due for release in January next year, and it looks like a throwback to classic games such as Flashback and Another World.

In The Way players will take on the role of a man looking to bring his lover back from the dead, and it sees him travel to an alien world he must explore.

I'm a sucker for pixel art and graphics, so this is definitely catering to my need for those.

The Way  was crowdfunded through Kickstarter earlier this year, and it's due for release on 15th January 2015 for PC, Mac, and Linux through Steam and

Check out the initial Kickstarter video trailer below, it looks great.

Thanks, Eurogamer.

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