Long a standard element in platform games, platforms with grass on ’em! This is part of a series, click here for more!
You don’t really notice when you’re playing the game, but now… Doesn’t that grass seem a little bit fluorescent?
But ol’ Hiryu doesn’t care. Lookit ‘im just strutting along. Striding, you might say.
Hoho, I slay me.
Meanwhile, over in ancient Capcom history, there’s SonSon, a game that is nigh impossible to play with modern sloppy controllers but quite enjoyable with the right stick. It has the grassy platforms I love, with the right coloured grass:
Sometimes you find grassy platforms in strange places. Like Jaleco’s Astyanax. What is such a friendly, innocuous bit of platform doing in an axe-murder simulator?
Finally, I held back long enough, but here’s a grassy platform we all knew was coming: Super Mario World, featuring horizontal and diagonal grassy platforms.