Zipzip: Secret Dimension
Ever have one of those days when you feel... not so special? Just another face in the crowd, disenchanted by the superficiality of everyone around you? Then why not... complain about it on Facebook like everyone else! HA! Just kidding! Instead, you might have something in common with the hero of Ttrkaya's physics puzzle platformer, Zipzip: Secret Dimension. When our roly-poly protagonist discovers he has the unique ability to manipulate floating green shapes, he's initially thrilled, but he might stand out a bit too much in the eyes of others. Use the [WASD] or [arrow] keys to move around, and click and drag on green shapes to rotate them to be used as platforms or to otherwise influence your surroundings. Try to make your way to the door at the end of each level, and press [R] if you get stuck.
At its heart, Zipzip is a solemn nod and a bro-fist to anyone who has ever felt out of place in the world and secretly wished they were destined for something greater. Of course... things do get derailed a bit when the whole cult shows up and then the thing with the cannon and the castle and the I don't even know what. It's weird, but also kind of weirdly charming if you can handle the short, strange ending. The puzzles are typically fairly simple to figure out, though getting your new green shape powers to behave the way you want them to might require a lot of experimentation and a bit of luck. (Is this how the Green Lantern feels?) It's the sort of thing that makes you go "... huh?" but is still a clever little concept worth checking out, and perhaps being built upon in the future.