When you pick this game up, it has already been beaten. The big bad boss is defeated, the coins are collected and the princess has been rescued. Why, oh why?
Spoiler Alert's allure isn't something that's never been done in video gaming. Games like Retro/Grade have done the whole 'play the game backwards' motif before. With that said, Spoiler Alert does provide an entertaining, albeit extremely short platforming experience where timing is everything. The game starts off by having you witness the hero -- a red chili pepper armed with a knight's helmet -- defeating the last boss and rescuing the Princess. Roll credits! Of course, that's where the actual game starts. Everything then starts to rewind and you're forced to take your chili pepper hero from the very end of the game, all the way back to the beginning. Spoiler Alert relies on time paradoxes to keep things interesting. You have zero... Read Review