Mr. Shifty (PC [reviewed], Mac, Switch, PS4, Xbox One)
Developer: Team Shifty
Publisher: tinyBuild Games
Released: April 13, 2017 (PC, Switch), TBA (Mac, PS4, Xbox One)
The plot behind Mr. Shifty is that you’re a thief with teleportation abilities breaking into a highly secured tower to steal a plutonium core. The why for this plan isn’t ever revealed; the only information you hav...
Mr. Shifty starts off on a promising note. You play the eponymous hero, infiltrating a skyscraper to steal a valuable piece of technology. Shifty has the impressive ability to teleport short distances, passing through walls and enemies to reach his target. The entire game hinges on this mechanic, and it is fun for a short period. However, Mr. Shifty soon devolves into a repetitious experience ...