The Binding of Isaac: Wrath of the Lamb is the expansion to The Binding of Isaac, a randomly generated action RPG shooter with heavy Rogue-like elements. Following Isaac on his journey players will find bizarre treasures that change Isaac’s form giving him super human abilities and enabling him to fight off droves of mysterious creatures, discover secrets and fight his way to safety.
Designers Edmund McMillen and Florian Himsl launched The Binding of Isaac on Steam last September to a widely positive reaction. The game delivered a satisfyingly tough rougelike experience that didn't require you to simply play through it and complete it. No, Isaac required you to get better at it — to get better at surviving — so that every time you play you might have a chance at getting a bit farther in the game. This gameplay design came courtesy of the perma-death factor, which ensured that once you lost all your health points, it was back to the start of the game for you. What kept Isaac so enthralling was its randomly generated Zelda-esque dungeons, varied bosses, multiple endings, assortment of power-ups, and array of collectible items. But all of that... Read Review