Micro Hexagon is Super Hexagon on the Commodore 64

Commodore 64 enthusiasts and programmers staged their second RGCD Cartridge Development Competition over the weekend, and among the dozen games that beat Saturday's submission deadline is this—Micro Hexagon, a port of last year's mindbending Super Hexagon (and one of our GOTY nominees.) » 12/02/13 12:35pm 12/02/13 12:35pm

Super Hexagon Maker's Latest Breaks Brains In A Totally Different Way

Perspective is a funny thing. You can be so, so sure that you know something is laid out, then turn your head a few degrees and see it in a whole other way. That's the basic conceit of Naya's Quest, a new puzzle/platformer from Super Hexagon maker Terry Cavanagh. » 9/24/13 5:30pm 9/24/13 5:30pm

Here's Super Hexagon Recreated in LittleBigPlanet 2

I have no idea how this was done, but then, I fell off the LittleBigPlanet wagon a long time ago. This is "Hyper Hexagon," an adaptation of Super Hexagon rendered within LittleBigPlanet 2. Super Hexagon creator Terry Cavanagh knows about it; he retweeted a link to the game yesterday. Enjoy. » 2/09/13 3:00pm 2/09/13 3:00pm

This Week's Android Charts: Why Hello There, Super Hexagon

Slipping quietly onto Google Play over the weekend, Kotaku game of the year contender Super Hexagon performs its seductive dance on Android owners, spinning it's way into this week's top charts. » 1/23/13 8:55am 1/23/13 8:55am

Why Super Hexagon Should Be Game of The Year

Earlier today, our own Luke Plunkett nominated Crusader Kings II for Kotaku 2012 game of the year, writing that it's "the only game on this list that's about sex and politics." » 1/04/13 11:00am 1/04/13 11:00am

This Insane Super Hexagon Run May Just Be a New World Record

Super Hexagon is hard. The kind of hard that keeps you coming back for more of its sweet, brilliantly designed torture. Getting to the top of your friends' list in Game Center is a feat worth celebrating. And landing on top of everyone else playing Terry Cavanagh's collision avoidance game? Well, that's damn special. » 10/18/12 9:30pm 10/18/12 9:30pm

The Reason This Game Was Rejected From The App Store Is 'Nonsense'

Super Hexagon creator Terry Cavanagh wanted to release his free game Don't Look Back on the iOS store. It was reviewed by Apple's people today. Then rejected, according to Cavanagh. » 10/16/12 12:39pm 10/16/12 12:39pm

The Time You Killed Playing Super Hexagon Lives Again

This week I played Super Hexagon in the office of my insurance agent, financial advisor, and attorney, as I settled up matters relating to the sale of a house. That should establish the game's cred as an outstanding time-killer. » 10/05/12 10:30pm 10/05/12 10:30pm

Yes, Super Hexagon has an Ending. The Creator Will Show It to You.

Terry Cavanagh creates some hellaciously difficult video games, like VVVVV, but it's not like the man won't eat his own cooking. Thanks to Joystiq, you can see the creator of the ultra badass puzzler/whatever-it-is Super Hexagon beat the game on its hardest mode, showing that the iOS game indeed has an ending. Not… » 9/22/12 5:00pm 9/22/12 5:00pm

Little Did You Know Super Hexagon Is Actually a Text Adventure From 1982

It's not really a 1982 text adventure, but there's certainly a 1982-esque text adventure version of the game that you can play right on your browser. Or you can try a timed, downloadable version for PC, Mac and Linux here. » 9/20/12 2:30pm 9/20/12 2:30pm

Eight Tips For Surviving Longer Than Five Seconds In The Fiendishly…

If you haven't played Super Hexagon yet you need to put everything down immediately and do so. Your boss, teacher, and/or parents will understand. Unless you're a brain surgeon. Please don't put that scalpel down. It can wait. » 9/10/12 3:15pm 9/10/12 3:15pm

You Probably Can't Last 30 Seconds In Super Hexagon, But Buy It Anyway.

After two weeks of careful study, I have determined that Super Hexagon is the bullriding of video games. It may not look it. It may look and sound like an old Atari game that fell through a timewarp and re-emerged on the iTunes store today. » 9/06/12 11:30am 9/06/12 11:30am