Inside ‘Perfect Universe’

National Video Games Examiner Patrick Hickey Jr. chats with Merge Games’ Will Sykes who explains the gravity-bending, mini-game madness that is “Perfect Universe,” which is now available on Steam and is set for a mid-May release on the PlayStation 4.

About Perfect Universe, courtesy of Steam:

Perfect Universe is a collection of nine gravity inspired games. Featuring six hilarious local multiplayer modes and over 70 eye-popping single player levels, this captivating universe has something for everyone.

Patrick Hickey Jr.: What was the developmental process like?

Will Sykes: The game is based on a concept that has been stuck in my mind for years. This is the third time that I have tried to get the idea out of my mind and into the world. The idea is that of A being able to fly and B being able to run entirely around a planet. When I first prototyped this game I somehow struck gold in the form of doing strange things with gravity and it all came from there.

Continue Reading This Article From Review Fix Editor-In-Chief Patrick Hickey Jr. at

About Patrick Hickey Jr. 12846 Articles
Patrick Hickey Jr. is the Founder, Editor-in-Chief, Master Jedi and Grand Pooh-bah of and is the author of the book, "The Minds Behind the Games: Interviews with Cult and Classic Video Game Developers," from leading academic and non-fiction publisher McFarland and Company. He is currently the Assistant Director of the Journalism Program at Kingsborough Community College and is a former News Editor at NBC Local Integrated Media and a National Video Games Writer at the late He has also had articles and photos published in The New York Times, The New York Daily News, Complex and The Syracuse Post-Standard. Love him. Read him.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.