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Jtool 0.0 10.0
I wanna run the Marathon 60.0 10.0
Not Another Needle Game 65.0 10.0
I wanna be the Co-op 60.0 9.8
I wanna find my Destiny 58.0 9.8
I wanna reach the Moon 50.0 9.7
I wanna be the hanamogeta 50.0 9.6
I wanna be the Overlord 50.0 9.5
I wanna CUBETECH 40.0 9.5
Christmas Deliveries 58.0 9.5
Domu 58.0 9.3
I wanna kill the troll king 50.0 9.2
I Wanna End My Growth 35.0 9.0
I Wanna Get Cultured 2 73.0 9.0
I Wanna Kill the Kermit 3 77.0 9.0
Jason Enjoys The Witch's Dangerous Dandies 50.0 9.0
I wanna reach Heaven 60.0 9.0
I wanna QoQoQo 60.0 9.0
In Search Of More Dangerous Toys 50.0 9.0
I wanna go the Jungle Adventure 66.0 9.0
I wanna Bread 35.0 9.0
I wanna stop the MELTDOWN 70.0 9.0
I Wanna Destroy the Needleverse 70.0 9.0
I Wanna Conquer the Chaos Cave 50.0 8.8
I wanna be Abducted 56.0 8.8
I wanna be GENKI with you 45.0 8.8
I wanna warp the worlds(共同開発) 50.0 8.7
I Wanna Enjoy the Stimulated Strawberry Lollipop Dandy 60.0 8.7
I wanna be the Scribble 60.0 8.6
I wanna be Minimal 50.0 8.5
I wanna shiver 78.0 8.5
I wanna be the Micromedley 40.0 8.5
I wanna jump the Shark 2 60.0 8.5
I wanna be the 8bit 50.0 8.5
I wanna be the Steak Temple 57.0 8.5
I wanna gaze at the Horizon 80.0 8.5
I Wanna Find a Cure 58.0 8.5
Super Kid Bros. 3 45.0 8.5
I wanna climb the Witch's Tower 60.0 8.5
I wanna one attack in soul easy 35.0 8.5
I wanna fall into the snow 55.0 8.5
I wanna enjoy the Galvanized Peppermint Dandy 53.0 8.4
I Wanna Augment the Loon's Noodle 60.0 8.4
I wanna best the 50 floors 55.0 8.4
I wanna play the Needle game 60.0 8.3
Jason's Journey 52.0 8.3
I wanna be the Kaleidoscope 40.0 8.2
I wanna be the Catharsis 70.0 8.1
I wanna clear the Fifty Floors 70.0 8.1
I wanna suspend in the sky 2 50.0 8.0
I wanna be the continuity 60.0 8.0
I wanna be the Red coin mania IIDX 2 Praxia 42.0 8.0
Serial Experiments Kid 45.0 8.0
I wanna be the IWD spike 30.0 8.0
I wanna be the G 48.0 8.0
I wanna wanna 25.0 8.0
I wanna clear 50 neon floors 55.0 8.0
I wanna sheep 100 55.0 8.0
I wanna be the Groovy 40.0 8.0
I wanna try a Collab(共同開発) 60.0 8.0
I wanna Go Ahead!(共同開発) 45.0 8.0
I wanna qoqoqo 2 73.0 8.0
I Wanna Kill The Meat Boy 50.0 8.0
I Wanna Classic Adventure 40.0 8.0
I wanna follow it 40.0 8.0
I wanna be the aq spike 55.0 8.0
I Wanna Rely The Needle 4.2 31.0 8.0
I wanna feed Your Escapism 50.0 8.0
I wanna find another test player 50.0 8.0
I Wanna Spook Jam 49.0 8.0
I wanna Give and Take 54.0 8.0
I wanna be the Arcfox Needle 70.0 8.0
I wanna try a Collab 2 70.0 8.0
I wanna Kill the Sacred C3 2 25.0 8.0
I wanna be the knight of shining armor 44.0 8.0
I wanna rely the Needle 4 40.0 8.0
I wanna be the 0x00FF00 63.0 7.9
I wanna pass the 32px game 50.0 7.8
I wanna be Friends 40.0 7.8
I wanna go the Jumple Refrenture 70.0 7.8
I Wanna Temporal Spire 40.0 7.7
I wanna be the 8possible(一般公開版) 25.0 7.7
Flames Needle(共同開発) 75.0 7.7
I Wanna Be the Chair 2 58.0 7.7
I wanna be the Neon 2 50.0 7.6
I wanna Thank You Thenewgeezer(共同開発) 65.0 7.5
I wanna challenge 100 trials!! 25.0 7.5
I wanna enjoy the Electrified Butterscotch Dandy 53.0 7.5
I wanna Weave Through the Witch's Needle 70.0 7.5
I wanna best the needle 2 50.0 7.5
I wanna rely the Needle 45.0 7.5
I wanna best the needle 3 37.0 7.5
I wanna rely the Needle 2 54.0 7.5
I wanna Traverse the Neon Rainbow 50.0 7.5
Untitled35 50.0 7.5
I wanna Diminish the Colors 60.0 7.5
I wanna be the Breather 55.0 7.5
I wanna be the NMN II 55.0 7.5
I wanna rely the Needle 3 45.0 7.5
I wanna be the Make Hardest Fangame 62.0 7.5
Kid World 35.0 7.5
I wanna get Cultured 57.0 7.5
I Wanna Kill The Blue Mage 2 62.0 7.5
I wanna colorize the needle 50.0 7.5
I wanna be the 3200min 40.0 7.5
I Wanna Make the Marathon Needle 2 70.0 7.5
I wanna jump the Rainbow(共同開発) 73.0 7.4
I wanna best the needle 4 50.0 7.3
I wanna make some short needle 59.0 7.3
Shiz Nits 48.0 7.2
Untitled15 60.0 7.2
I wanna be the Vidro 30.0 7.1
I wanna play an Adventure game 55.0 7.0
I wanna go across the Crimson Rainbow 65.0 7.0
I wanna be the Strongest Fairy 30.0 7.0
I wanna Go the Run! 30.0 7.0
I wanna Advent 53.0 7.0
I wanna break the Neon Miku 42.0 7.0
I wanna be the Neon 50.0 7.0
I wanna Now or Never 42.0 7.0
I wanna see the sky 48.0 7.0
I Wanna Make the Marathon Needle 50.0 7.0
I cannot but go ahead through the way of the starlit sky 20.0 7.0
I wanna hab the Luka 53.0 7.0
I wanna be the Mason 55.0 7.0
I wanna Magical 58.0 7.0
I wanna go the Trap Way 2 35.0 7.0
I wanna be the Dotneedle 55.0 7.0
Chill Needle 45.0 7.0
I wanna scrape my face 39.0 7.0
I wanna destroy the pluto 57.0 7.0
I Wanna LoveSpike 30.0 7.0
I wanna visualize the Needle 50.0 7.0
Untitled53 48.0 7.0
I wanna Survive 31.0 7.0
I wanna PP 100 35.0 7.0
I wanna be the Kaenbyou 20.0 7.0
I Wanna Uhuhu Spike 2 50.0 7.0
I wanna Roll Around 53.0 7.0
I wanna be far from home 70.0 7.0
I wanna eat the Rori Girl 20.0 7.0
I wanna beat the Anhedonia 45.0 7.0
I wanna hold the Needle 50.0 6.9
I wanna HumyaaPunpun 40.0 6.7
I wanna qoqoqo origin 36.0 6.7
I wanna be the Mascarpone 40.0 6.7
I wanna destroy the mercury 40.0 6.5
I wanna be the うまい人 25.0 6.5
I wanna be the M-God 50.0 6.5
I wanna Descend Past Hell 40.0 6.5
I wanna Become the Vegetable 30.0 6.5
I wanna be the Neurosis 60.0 6.5
I wanna descend the 69 67.0 6.5
I wanna give Q to play 60.0 6.5
I wanna take turns 70.0 6.3
I Wanna Win The Miku [Official Release] 45.0 6.3
I wanna be the Sicher Beste 2 55.0 6.2
I wanna be the Archfoe 67.0 6.2
I wanna be the Four seasons 45.0 6.2
I wanna escape the Cave 40.0 6.1
I wanna reach the Ark 40.0 6.1
I wanna not to miss you 41.0 6.1
I wanna be the Emerald 45.0 6.0
I wanna get Lively 45.0 6.0
I wanna TKTU spike2 41.0 6.0
I wanna be the Sapphire 42.0 6.0
I wanna be the Fresh day 40.0 6.0
I wanna be the Little runner 15.0 6.0
Untitled55 40.0 6.0
I wanna be the Inferno 50.0 6.0
I wanna be the Onelife 30.0 6.0
I simply wanna find a cute cat girl 70.0 6.0
I wanna be the AM03;00 25.0 6.0
I wanna Connect 58.0 6.0
I don't wanna Worry 40.0 6.0
I wanna uhuhu spike 3 55.0 6.0
I wanna be the Great mind 38.0 6.0
I wanna be the Phallophobia 53.0 6.0
I wanna be the Potpitpo easymode 55.0 6.0
I wanna randrandrand 50.0 6.0
I wanna reach the needle N/A 6.0
I wanna Grow Up 50.0 6.0
I wanna annaw I 60.0 6.0
I wanna trial the simple needle 33.0 6.0
I wanna see the Sky 2 43.0 6.0
I wanna have a good winter holiday 70.0 6.0
I wanna Unicorn Dustboxxxx 50.0 6.0
I wanna make you ya 2 65.0 5.7
I wanna Farc spike 65.0 5.5
I wanna be the Friendly Needle 50.0 5.5
I wanna gensoukyo 43.0 5.5
I wanna enjoy the Birthday of King 4 57.0 5.5
I wanna meet the Image of music 40.0 5.5
I wanna be the STY 45.0 5.5
I wanna experience the Two Colours 52.0 5.5
I wanna be the 書き換えられた設計図 36.0 5.5
I wanna Radii 58.0 5.4
Lover in the Dark 30.0 5.0
I wanna hate isaac because he's gay 52.0 5.0
I wanna recover the Quality 25.0 5.0
I wanna punch Pieceofcheese in the face 50.0 5.0
I wanna be the Flower frozen 30.0 5.0
I wanna be the Hypertrophic Lobotomous Coalescing Bumblebee 55.0 5.0
I wanna practice Climbing 35.0 5.0
I wanna be the dazzle N/A 5.0
I wanna Espina 30.0 5.0
I wanna 64 35.0 5.0
I wanna get used to Needle Game 25.0 5.0
I wanna be the ]-[│/34<#! 82.0 5.0
I wanna feel pain 55.0 4.9
I want to find you 40.0 4.8
I wanna make the Easy Game 1 60.0 4.8
I wanna avoid a cherry 63.0 4.7
I wanna be the Fidelity 55.0 4.5
I wanna capture the Labyrinth 35.0 4.5
I Wanna Conquer the Discorder 60.0 4.5
I wanna flutter like a Swallowtail 35.0 4.0
I wanna be the Professional(共同開発) 45.0 4.0
I wanna Jumpjumpjump!!! 60.0 4.0
I wanna be the Koramune 60.0 4.0
I wanna eat Sheep spike 2 35.0 4.0
I wanna konspike 50.0 4.0
I wanna play the ILispike2 50.0 3.9
I wanna be the 初級者 10.0 3.5
I wanna be the Limp Noodle 55.0 3.5
I wanna be the white and black world2 45.0 3.5
I wanna NNS 40.0 3.5
I wanna be the N&P(共同開発) N/A 3.5
I wanna be the Outer Side(共同開発) N/A 3.0
I wanna be the Churatch 50.0 3.0
I hate the TA 50.0 3.0
I wanna huwahuwa spikes 50.0 3.0
I wanna be like Brassen 60.0 2.5
I wanna be the ADHD 75.0 2.5
I wanna be the Hand 70.0 2.5
I wanna be the Easy needle 30.0 2.5
I wanna σ(=^・ω・^=) 10.0 2.0
I wanna kill the Maker 60.0 2.0
I wanna go the Parallel World(共同開発) 59.0 2.0
I wanna give you an Easy Game 2 35.0 2.0
I wanna An elementary game 35.0 2.0
I wanna be the Adventure 30.0 1.5
I don't wanna be the Kira 30.0 1.5
I wanna be the NT 20.0 1.0
I wanna make the Everyone's bridge! 60.0 1.0
I wanna be the 斜め針祭り!いろは 12.0 1.0
I wanna be the Ned 2 35.0 1.0
I wanna be the Line 60.0 1.0
I wanna be the 5th world(下西アリスさん作) 30.0 0.5
I wanna do the Save Jump N/A 0.5
I wanna kill the MASSACRE IS FEATURED 80.0 0.5
I don't want to be Guilty 35.0 0.5
I wanna be the coupon 5.0 0.5
I wanna be the Random N/A 0.1
I wanna be the 水中SGGK&鬼畜配置練習 N/A 0.0
I wanna be the needle gamer 3 N/A 0.0
I wanna beat the Difficult Jumps 100.0 0.0
I wanna be the Engine Miniwa v2 N/A N/A
I wanna be the Dies Irae N/A N/A
I wanna be the Oceanus N/A N/A
I wanna be the Red N/A N/A
I wanna be the Feng N/A N/A
I wanna be the Lethargic N/A N/A
I wanna go to origin N/A N/A
I Wanna Ponder N/A N/A
I wanna be the Ocean Princess N/A N/A
I wanna daze the Gets N/A N/A
I wanna be the Stilette N/A N/A
I wanna be the Roman N/A N/A
I wanna be the Reincarnation N/A N/A
I wanna get the chocolate N/A N/A

241 Reviews

kurath
For: Untitled15
A short needle game with two stages of 4-5 rooms each based on a nice summer/winter theme. The visuals are great, adding a lot of flavor and flair while looking clean and not hindering gameplay.

The needle is good and a bit different, using primarily stretched/skewed spikes to create slightly different setups with no generic layouts - a good amount of loopy water stuff with jump conservation and interesting inputs.

Overall definitely worth playing if you're looking for a short needle experience as you'd expect from the series and I think is probably one of the more interesting one in the series.

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Tagged as: Needle Short
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Rating: 7.2 72       Difficulty: 60 60
Aug 14, 2018
kurath
For: Chill Needle
Short clean mostly corridor-y needle. Has a good needle aesthetic with a little bit of flair and dynamism to keep it interesting. Needle feels somewhat meltdown inspired, with tons of minispikes and corridors without jumps feeling too precise.

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Tagged as: Needle Short
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Rating: 7.0 70       Difficulty: 45 45
Aug 13, 2018
kurath
For: I Wanna Find a Cure
Synopsis: This is an amazingly well-produced, intricately designed marathon game that is worth the time of any experienced fangame player and has few flaws (some of which won't even matter to many). It is not recommended for new players.

The Long:
Find a Cure is the third marathon game and continues the trend of phenomenal production value composing of areas inspired from other retro and contemporary classics. It has a minor, over-arching tie to bring it all together and contains a wide mix of hand-drawn art and well incorporated game assets to tie together the core of those games with core fangame concepts.

The stages are, for the most part, excellent and in a vacuum are all near as good as can be expected in a fangame concept. The whole, however, is much less than the sum of its parts. If you don't care about the flow of the game, feel free to ignore this, but the macro design of the game had many flaws for me that made the game feel far less than it could be. The middle of the game feels very homogenous and you will spend something like 2/3 to 3/4 of your entire playtime of the game without fighting a single boss. For an adventure game, this is bad. And I don't feel its quite that simple, specifically the following stages (which, again, are individually good) From the Cuphead area onward, you have the two longest sections of the game as well as two additional stages with no bosses. Not only is there no bosses but these areas have many similarities. End is Nigh is a straight left to right area, pure platforming area. It has an autoscroller pure platforming 'boss'. This follows with runner, a left-to-right autoscroller area, pure platforming area with an autoscroller pure platforming 'boss'. This follows with Celeste, built around an alternate control style (like runner) and again, another pure platforming boss. All three of these areas don't really have interactive gimmicks, just alternate control schemes/timing based killers. Along with that - no traps, no puzzles, just a lot of similarity. This leads into the metroid area, a monstrous platforming area (though it atleast has enemies) with many similar concepts. This further ruined the gameflow because you spend literally half your playtime in a single area.

Along with that, I found the metroid area quite unpleasant. While there's undoubtedly a personal disfavor towards long saves, most enemies also felt tedious and were best handled by slowrolling them from range (which all aspects of the game motivated the player to do) and many platforming sections where huge amounts of open filler space with one odd choke jump. Still, the detail in the design and production was very impressive.

The other problems I had with it are purely subjective and do not factor into the rating and will be spoilered out because otherwise its just a wall of text that most people don't care about. I'd urge the developers to consider it though, should they participate next year at the least. Of course, for anyone, feel free to not care.

This game, for me, was an incredible letdown. Not as a game, it was still a great game but as a marathon game. It has a unique place and presence as the marathon game because it garners a lot of attention and hype but more importantly because there are many people who do not regularly watch fangames but do tune in for parts of the marathon, including this. I have a couple such friends and they were much less impressed by this game because it felt like it had a lot less personality for the most part. The production is great, for a fangame, but for outsiders - they don't care.

There's a lot less accessible humor in this game and a lot more fangame references that frankly suck for outsiders. I had a friend whose first fangame was marathon because he loved the variety - the silly traps, the zany golf stage was among his favorites, the wild miku and the wacky pokemon stuff. Very few stages in this game embodied this. He played a few more fangames but got caught up in RL stuff and lost interest. Asked me again earlier this summer for some recommendations and watched part of the marathon. This game did not interest him - fortunately he had the chance to see a Reach the Moon playthrough which did.

I thought about it too, with the recent set of streamers out of the community playing Run the Marathon - would they want to play find the cure? I highly doubt it and their viewers probably wouldn't be as interested either. Its extremely beginner unfriendly in some places with numerous stages with long saves longer than anything in previous games. Not to mention the metroid area. Please, for the love of god, never even consider putting anything remotely close to that into a marathon game in the future. Not just because I wasn't a fan of it, but that kind of design is excessively punishing to a new player. Long saves require consistency which new players generally will not have, having hitpoints does not mitigate this when they hit a jump that will cost them many tries just to figure out and lose tons of progress or the potential for chain hits due to the hit knockback/teleportation. The single jumps after long sections such as before switches (the red switch comes to mind, or the room with nothing but a 4-spike jump with one at the top among other instances) are easy enough for an experienced player but will ruin a new player experience.

On top of that, again, the ruined variety. My friend took some 20 hours to beat Marathon. That's a long time, extrapolating that over (even assuming the games were the same length, when they're not), that's 15 hours of play time without a boss, without a humorous trap, without a puzzle (outside of general exploration) to break it up.

Every one of the people involved in this game is a talented maker and because of that perhaps my expectations were unfairly high but again, I'd urge anyone doing the marathon game next year to consider that this is a powerful project for the community we all care about and think about what opportunities it offers. I understand that there is no obligation to make the game meet those expectations and it was never expressly intended that the marathon game should to some degree be the face of the community but it does have that power. Run the Marathon and to a lesser degree Warp the Worlds truly had that power and I'd love to see that again.

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Tagged as: Adventure Gimmick
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Rating: 8.5 85       Difficulty: 58 58
Aug 13, 2018
kurath
For: I Wanna Kill the Kermit 3
A fitting conclusion to the series. It stays true to style as it was left and carries on in the same style and difficulty.

Production-wise, it's a real mixed bag. The music choices continue as they are - typically slower classic/pop songs that seem out of place in a game's soundtrack and the visuals are all over the place. They are typically quite minimalist but carefully polished. There are a lot of questionable choices on this front but Wonderful has really refined his style to make it work. The music cautiously fits the tone well and the visual production while keeping it simple manages to add a nice clean touch and detail to almost every segment to keep it interesting. Its a dangerous line, but he walks it well.

The game has a ton of stages, and though they are individually quite short, the end result is still quite an extensive game that can take a very substantial amount of time to get through. Expect to bounce from hub to hub for a while.

The platforming tends to be what the Kermit games are known for. This is where the majority of the difficulty lies and its probably where its at its best and worst. At its core its a needle game, and doesn't shy away from difficulty with it. There's a ton of generic jumps in this that I personally felt unnecessary and grindy. However, every stage has a gimmick that brings uniqueness to it and usually makes those repeated jumps atleast a little different and the variety among the gimmicks is where it shines. Again, this is a dangerous game that Wonderful has refined with experience but there's definitely a couple points where it falls short. Difficulty balance is a bit all over the place and there's a couple stages/segments that are truly terrible. Watch out for Poorly executed RNG platforming and timed ice physics.

As you'd expect with a ton of stages, there are a lot of bosses too. I'm a big fan of these. Unlike a lot of adventure games they are never the stopping point in this game and are all varied and fair (and usually more than a little bit trippy). They're simplistic, usually containing only a couple of attacks but always mix in a gimmick of sorts to make them stand out.

Overall this is a bumpy ride, but one worth taking once you reach the necessary skill level. Its a unique style with a lot of creative design that it best represented and kept within this series. Play this if you're looking for something familiar to a needle grind but with a ton of variety and a lot of twists on the typical fangame gimmicks. Its far from perfect but the bad points are easily eclipsed by the good points and its easy to appreciate that with doing this many different things in a single game, some won't turn out well. That said, I don't recommend this to anyone who isn't confident they can handle it. It starts hard, stays hard and you will likely find something you're not a fan of and don't like. From experience, it's certainly beyond my skill level at points and some of those points got very frustrating. All said, this game (and by association the series) is an important piece of fangame history and way more memorable than almost anything else you will come across.

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Rating: 9.0 90       Difficulty: 77 77
Aug 9, 2018
kurath
For: I wanna konspike
Short 5 room needle section followed by an avoidance. Needle has a couple interesting more open screens followed by 3 screens of pretty generic corridor needle. Death effect is extremely jarring.

The avoidance is a standard empty room, 'stand in the corner and dodge' style barrage. Attacks aren't super unique but they're fairly well balanced but the whole premise of the game appears to be color-swap flashes that will frequently throw you off, make it harder to see your character or just generally hurt your eyes.

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Tagged as: Needle Avoidance
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Rating: 4.0 40       Difficulty: 50 50
Aug 5, 2018

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I wanna be the Ocean Princess 68.3 9.1 19
I Wanna Ponder 70.0 9.9 11

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