Tired of being the hero and always being in the limelight well here is your chance to be the assistant to the hero. Here you will have the chance to do all the behind the scenes work without the possibility of being thanked. There are two games that will let you do all the dirty work of being a hero without being the hero. One game is “Mittens” and the other is “Help The Hero!” which have you helping the hero in different ways. The game “Mittens” is a based off of the meme “It’s dangerous to go alone! Take this!” from the “Legend of Zelda” and in this game you happened to be a cat that is helping a young lad save the princess. While in “Help The Hero!” you are a young assistant who is tasked with equipping the hero is off battling local creatures terrorizing the town.
In “Mittens” you forced to do all the work as the hero has no ability to battle monsters and it is your job to protect from both walking and flying monsters. After defeating waves upon waves of villains you finally get rescue the princess but the ending is not what you think it will be and the cat will get its own little reward. Also, “Mittens” features a classic style of 8-bit pixel art that should bring you back to the games on the NES.
In “Help The Hero!” it is your job to not only manage the hero’s inventory but to also equip him for battle. Also, the hero has a bad habit have grabbing too much loot so it will be your duty to decide on what is valuable or garbage. Also the hero’s success solely rests on your shoulders of the picking the best weapons and armors for battle. “Help The Hero!” is a funny game that offers a unique perspective from a disgruntled assistant.
Help The Hero!: http://www.newgrounds.com/portal/view/575272