Whether or not you enjoy watching Daredevil ruining evildoers's evenings, Frank Underwood generally being what you'd imagine a politician to be at their core or Kimmy Schmidt simply being Kimmy Schmidt, you have to agree #Netflix has one of the coolest and most varied array of characters under its belt.
Ever on the pulse, Netflix is pretty damn good at keeping abreast of where the next trend may spring from—take YouTube sensation Miranda Sings' Haters Back Off as an example. And now the televisual giant has suddenly slipped into video game development. Well, kinda.
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Netflix's first Original Game is a browser-based 8-bit infinite runner based on four of its IPs, ranging from the most popular, like Stranger Things and Orange Is The New Black, to the let's give it a last push before totally giving up, like Marco Polo.
The game, spanning four different levels based on each of the shows, will have you scampering in attempt to avoid the Bad Men and the Demogorgon in Stranger Things' runner...
Help Piper collect hovering chickens and avoid dinner trays in the Orange Is The New Black...
Help Pablo Escobar escape the feds in Narco's...
And I have no idea what's happening in the Marco Polo runner. Did you watch any of the series? I didn't.
These games are super simple and cute capers, perfect for soothing the odd dull moment. Like Google Chrome's Jumping Dinosaur.
So go and have a little play, and seriously... how good does Stranger Things' Grammy-nominated theme tune sound in chiptune?
What was your favorite Netflix Original Game?