Play Insomniac Games' Outernauts Now!

by Andrew Reiner on Jul 24, 2012 at 08:08 AM

Pokemon fans, put down your Nintendo DS and boot up Facebook. Insomniac Games' first social-network game, Outernauts, is all about monster collecting and battling.

My first monster is a white monkey who comes readily equipped with a ferocious "slap" attack. After leveling up once, this adorable killer learned how to throw snowballs.

The game features the great production values you'd expect from an Insomniac game, as well as all of the annoying "share your accomplishments with your friends" messages that come with Facebook interaction. Jump into the game, and let us know what you think of it!

Note: Although the game still says "beta" on its start-up and loading screens, an Insomniac representative says it is no longer in beta.